Carol Turner

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Two More Dolls

Here are two more dolls that I have made in the last month. There were made from a fusion of patterns and were lovely to make.

Polly and Oscar

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This is Polly and she comes complete with Oscar her favourite teddy Bear. Instead of the usual dress and cardigan I went for a jumper and pinafore this time.

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Doll and clothes are DK and she stands at 13 inches. Little Oscar is about 3.5 inches, he is a cute little character but quite fiddly to assemble and stuff. First time I have knitted a teddy bear that small.

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Do think they look cute together.

Katie

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This doll is the same size but kept her in a dress with picot hem and button fastening on the shoulders. I decided to have her hair plated, and knitted two little bows which have been very securely attached to the hair.

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All her clothes are removeable, so you could make a few cardigans and dresses to increase the play value.

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Two Elephants and a Fox

Can’t believe it has been a month since I updated the blog. In my defence I have been busy, mainly knitting toys. So here is a selection of them.

Esme and Edwin

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These elephants, are a good 10 inches in height, knitted in DK on 4mm needles.

Edwin Elephant

They are both from the same pattern, just the clothes are different.

Ellie Elephant

I used the same colours for their clothes, so they look very much a pair. I think they would make an ideal gift for boy and girl twins.

Frankie Fox

Frankie Fox

I’ve been wanting to make a fox for a long time, and loved the way this one turned out.

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He is a good 16 inches in height and looks pretty laid back in his polo-neck.

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