FaveCrafts.com

Menu

Free Offer
From Head to Toe, Young to Old: 26 Knit and Crochet Accessories

Discover hats, scarves, gloves, mittens, slippers, and socks to knit and crochet with this eBook featuring patterns from Red Heart Yarns.

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

Cute Crochet Doll

By:

20 Comments

Any easy crochet pattern like this one is great for any young girl. Bright shades of Bernat Handicrafter Cotton are used for this cute pattern from Lily Sugar n' Cream.

MEASUREMENTS
Doll: Approx 13 ins [33 cm] tall.
Dress: Approx 4 ¼ ins [11 cm] long.

GAUGES
Doll: 16 sc and 20 rows = 4 ins [10 cm].
Dress: 13 sc and 14 rows = 4 ins [10 cm].

STITCH GLOSSARY
Approx = Approximately.
Beg = Beginning.
Ch(s) = Chain(s).
Rem = Remaining.
Rep = Repeat.
Rnd(s) = Round(s).
Sc = Single crochet.
Sl st = Slip stitch.
Sp(s) = Space(s).
St(s) = Stitch(es).
Tr = Treble crochet.
Yoh = Yarn over hook.

MATERIALS

  • Bernat® Handicrafter Cotton (Solids: 50 g/1.75 oz; 73 m/80 yds, Twists: 42.5 g/1.5 oz; 62 m/68 yds)
  • Main Color (MC)
  • 00002 Off White 2 balls
  • Contrast A
  • 13111 Mod Blue 1 ball
  • Contrast B
  • 13699 Tangerine 1 ball
  • Contrast C
  • 41554 In Motion Twists 1 ball
  • Doll: Size 3.5 mm (U.S. E or 4) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge. Stuffing. 2 small black beads for eyes. Small amount of red embroidery floss for mouth. Small amount of black embroidery floss for eyelashes.
  • Dress: Size 5 mm (U.S. H or 8) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge.

INSTRUCTIONS
DOLL
Head: With MC, ch 2.
1st rnd: 8 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 16 sc.
3rd rnd: Ch 1. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sc.
4th rnd: Ch 1. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 32 sc.
5th rnd: Ch 1. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 40 sc.
6th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
Rep last rnd 10 times more.
Next rnd: Ch 1. *Draw up a loop in each of next 2 sc. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook – sc2tog made. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 32 sts.
Next rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog over next 2 sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sts. Stuff Head.
Next rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog over next 2 sc. 1 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 16 sts.
Next rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog over next 2 sts. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first st. Fasten off.
Body: With MC, ch 30. Join with sl st to first ch.
1st rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each ch around. Join with sl st to first sc. 30 sc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
Rep last rnd until work from beg measures 2 ins [5 cm].
Next rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog over next 2 sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sts.
Next rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each st around. Join with sl st to first sc.
Rep last rnd until work from beg measures 4 ins [10 cm].
Next rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog over next 2 sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 18 sts.
Next rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
Rep last rnd twice more. Fasten off.
Sew bottom edge of Body closed. Stuff Body.

Arms (make 2).
With MC, ch 2.
1st rnd: 5 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 10 sc.
3rd rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
4th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of next 4 sc. 1 tr in next sc (thumb). 1 sc in each of last 5 sc. Join with sl st to first sc.
5th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each st around. Join with sl st to first sc.
6th rnd: Ch 1. (Sc2tog over next 2 sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc) twice. Join with sl st to first sc. 8 sts.
7th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each st around. Join with sl st to first sc.
Rep last rnd until Arm from beg measures 4 ins [10 cm]. Fasten off. Stuff Arms lightly.

Legs (make 2).
Shoe: With A, ch 5.
1st rnd: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each of next 2 ch. 3 sc in last ch. Do not turn. Working in rem loops of foundation ch, 1 sc in each of next 2 ch. 2 sc in last ch. Join with sl st to first sc. 10 sc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. 2 sc in each of next 3 sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. 2 sc in each of last 2 sc.
Join with sl st to first sc. 16 sc.
3rd rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 4 sc. 2 sc in each of next 4 sc. 1 sc in each of next 4 sc. 2 sc in each of next 3 sc. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sc.
4th rnd: Ch 1. Working in back loops only, 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
5th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of next 7 sc. (Sc2tog over next 2 sc) 3 times. 1 sc in each sc to end of rnd. Join MC with sl st to first sc. Place marker at end of rnd. 21 sts.
6th rnd: With MC, ch 1. Working in back loops only, 1 sc in each of next 6 sc. (Sc2tog over next 2 sc) 3 times. 1 sc in each sc to last 2 sc. Sc2tog over last 2 sc. Join with sl st to first sc. 17 sts.
7th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of next 5 sc. (Sc2tog over next 2 sc) 3 times. 1 sc in each sc to end of rnd. Join with sl st to first sc. 14 sts.
8th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each st around. Join with sl st to first sc.
Rep last rnd until Leg from marker at top of Shoe measures 5 ins [12.5 cm]. Fasten off.
Shoe strap: Join A with sl st to 6th sc of marked rnd. Ch 5. Join with sl st to 13th sc of marked rnd. Fasten off.

FINISHING
Stuff Legs. Sew top of Legs closed using whip st. Sew to bottom of Body as shown in picture. Attach Arms to sides of Body.
Hair: Cut a piece of tape 11 ins [28 cm] long and secure onto a flat surface with sticky side up. Cut A, 14 ins [35.5 cm] long and lay them across tape so strip of tape is in center of yarn. Holding tissue paper over top of yarn and using sewing machine, run a line of stitching along length of tape. Remove tape when hair is secure. Remove tissue paper after stitching.
Pin hair to outside of head. Using backstitch and A, sew hair into place along sewn line.
Fold hair up and secure at top of Head tightly.

DRESS
Note: Dress is worked from top down.
With B, ch 31. Join with sl st to first ch.
1st rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in same sp as sl st. *1 sc in next ch. Miss next 2 ch. 1 sc in next ch. 3 sc in next ch. Rep from * 4 times more. 1 sc in next ch. Miss next 2 ch. 1 sc in last ch. 1 sc in first ch (where first 2 sc worked). Join with sl st to first sc.
2nd rnd: Working in back loops only, ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. *1 sc in next sc. Miss next 2 sc. 1 sc in next sc. 3 sc in next sc. Rep from * 4 times more. 1 sc in next sc. Miss next 2 sc. 1 sc in last sc. 1 sc in first sc. Join with sl st to first sc.
3rd rnd: Working in back loops only, ch 1. 3 sc in first sc. *1 sc in next sc. Miss next 2 sc. 1 sc in next sc. 5 sc in next sc. Rep from * 4 times more. 1 sc in next sc. Miss next 2 sc. 1 sc in each of last 2 sc. 2 sc in first sc. Join with sl st to first sc.
4th to 7th rnds: Working in back loops only, ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. *1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Miss next 2 sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. 3 sc in next sc. Rep from * 4 times more. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Miss next 2 sc. 1 sc in each of last 2 sc. 1 sc in first sc. Join with sl st to first sc.
8th rnd: Working in back loops only, ch 1. 3 sc in first sc. *1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Miss next 2 sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. 5 sc in next sc. Rep from * 4 times more. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Miss next 2 sc. 1 sc in each of last 2 sc. 2 sc in first sc. Join with sl st to first sc.
9th and 10th rnds: Working in back loops only, ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. *1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Miss next 2 sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 3 sc in next sc. Rep from * 4 times more. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Miss next 2 sc. 1 sc in each of last 3 sc. 1 sc in first sc. Join with sl st to first sc. Break B. Join C.
11th rnd: Working in front loops only, with C, ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. *1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Miss next 2 sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 3 sc in next sc. Rep from * 4 times more. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Miss next 2 sc. 1 sc in each of last 3 sc. 1 sc in first sc. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.
12th rnd: Join C with sl st to back loop of first sc of 11th rnd. Working in back loops only, ch 3 (counts as dc). 1 dc in same sp as sl st. *2 dc in next sc. Rep from *around. Join with sl st to top of ch 3. Fasten off.

Straps: (make 2). With 2 strands of B, ch 8. Fasten off.
Try dress on Doll. Attach each strap at points of top edge.

Flower: (make 1 with C, make 2 with B). Ch 2.
1st rnd: 7 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc.
2nd rnd: *Working in back loops only, ch 3. Sl st in next sc. Rep from * around, ending with ch 3. Join with sl st to first st. (7 petals). Fasten off.
Sew C Flower on Dress and B Flowers at ponytail.

Your Recently Viewed Projects

Ratings & Comments (20)

Nov 2, 2014

Hi I wish you have a video also because I don't know how to follow this written instructions. Thanks a lot :)

 

Oct 30, 2014

I'm also looking for a boy doll pattern- do you have one?

 

20 Ratings

Jan 22, 2013

I am making this for my granddaughters birthday I will take your advice and go to lilly for complete directions on this dolls hair I think it will turn out cute but I will do the hair my own way thank you for getting me dtarted on this pattern

 

May 23, 2012

Go to http://www.sugarncream.com/pattern.php?PID=5023 the Lily site to download the full pattern. You have to register with them, but it's free.

 

Mar 1, 2012

has anyone figured out how many strands of yarn to use for the doll hair?

 

Feb 28, 2012

Cute Crochet Doll http://www.favecrafts.com/Crochet-Amigurumi/Cute-Crochet-Doll I want to know where in this pattern does it tell you to attach the doll head to the body!!?? Please and thank you asap. Iris

 

Feb 15, 2012

If you purchase the Lily Sugar N' Cream book that has this pattern in it..it will tell you how to attach the head.

 

Feb 9, 2012

pattern is cut however, there is nothing about attaching the head and IT DOESN'T TELL YOU HOW MANY STRANDS OF YARN TO USE FOR THE HAIR or am I missing something???

 

All fields required.

Rate & Comment

Cancel Reply to Comment

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQs News Keyword Index Privacy Policy Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----

close

Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.

Was This Helpful?YesNo