Folk dirndl cardigan 18 inch dolls

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  • 14 page tutorial:
  • US English language
  • inches/cm measurements
  • row by row written out instructions
  • fully charted fro those who knits from charts
  • links to online tutorials
  • close-up pictures of the details
  • list of abbreviations and knitting terms
  • intermediate difficulty

Pattern measurements: only inches
Pattern paper format: only US letter


Dirndl cardigan for 18 inch /45 cm American Girl dolls. Also fits Gotz, Maplelea Girl, Journey Girls and Madame Alexander. and other 18 inch dolls of same body measurements

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Materials you need at home:

  • Gauge

32 sts x 48rs = 10cm( 4") over stockinette stitch

  • Yarn: Tamm Diamante fingering yarn, 3.5oz/100gr, 430m/430yds, 75% acrylic/ 25% polyamide. Or any high twist dress yarn.

Do not use lightly spun acrylic yarn as it will become droopy and will not support the shape of the jacket.

  • Needles and hooks:
    • 2.0mm (US#0) single pointed
    • 1.5mm(US#7) steel crochet hook for neckline trim

Adjust your needle size as needed to get the required gauge or the finished item will not fit the doll.

  • Notions: tapestry needle for sewing, 4 small buttons (approx. 10mm)