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Pernille by DROPS Design

The crochet dolls “Peter” and “Pernille”

Height: approx 25 cm / 9 3/4" without hair

Materials: With this quantity you can make both dolls.
DROPS Muskat from Garnstudio
50 g color no 08, off-white
50 g color no 09, brown
50 g color no 60, blue
50 g color no 10, flesh color
50 g color no 06, rose (only for Pernille)
and use: DROPS Glitter from Garnstudio
1 roll color no. 04 rose (only for Pernille)

DROPS crochet hook size 5mm/H

Accessories: Poly stuffing for filling.

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Crochet gauge: 21 sc for the width = 10 cm / 4''.

Crochet 2 dc tog. to 1 dc as follows: Crochet 1 dc but wait with the last pull through (= 2 strands on hook), now crochet the next dc, but when making the last pull through, pull through all sts on hook.

Lace edge: When making the lace edge, do not crochet through the whole st but only the most outer part of the sc.
Crochet as follows: *ch 2, 1 sc*, repeat from *-*.
The round after the lace edge is crochet in the same round but this time crochet in the back part of the sc.


Colors for Pernille:
Legs: 5 rounds of brown, 1 rounds of off-white, 1 off- white lace edge, 11 rounds of flesh color, 1 off-white lace edge and hereafter off- white until finished measurements.
Arms: Flesh color.
Trouser legs: Off-white.
Dress: 1 strand of rose and 1 strand of glitter.

Colors for Peter:
Legs: 5 rounds of brown, 2 rounds of off-white, 1 off-white lace edge, 15 rounds of flesh color.
Arms: 7 rounds of flesh color, 1 round of off-white, 1 off- white lace edge, *2 rounds of off-white, 1 round of blue*, repeat from *-* until finished measurements.
Trouser legs + trousers: Blue.
Jumper: *1 round of blue, 2 rounds of off-white*, repeat from *-*.



THE DOLL PERNILLE:

See explanation above.
The dolls legs, arms, jumper and head are the same as for Peters.

Trouser legs: after the 23rd round crochet 1 round of dc in off-white around one leg and then around the other leg.

Skirt: Ch 44 and make a ring with a sl st.
1st round: Crochet 1 sc in each st, finish with a sl st in the first sc.
2nd round: ch 3, 1 dc in each sc, finish with a sl st.
3rd round: Put both legs inside the skirt.
Ch 3, hereafter 1 round of dc- pull the hook through both legs and skirt- at the same time dec. every 4th st as follows: crochet the 3rd and 4th st together – see above explanation = 33 dc. Finish round with a sl st.
4th round: ch 3, crochet 1 round of dc - at the same dec, every 3rd st as follows: crochet the 3rd and 4th st together = 22 dc. Finish round with a sl st.
Continue as described under the jumper.

Long hair: Crochet as done for Peters hair, but every hair straw = ch 13 instead of ch 5.

THE DOLL PETER:

See explanation of colors above.
Crochet 2 legs, 2 arms and 2 trouser legs.

Leg: ch 4 and make a ring with a sl st.
1st round: Crochet 6 sc around the ring, finish with a sl st in the first sc.
2nd round: ch 1, *1 sc, 2 sc in the next st*. Repeat from *-* (= 9 sc). Finish with a sl st in the first ch.
3rd-21st round: ch 1, 9 sc, finish with a sl st in the first ch (remember the lace edge according the above explanation).
22nd round: ch 1, 4 sc, 2 sc in the next sc, 3 sc, 2 sc in the next sc (=11 sc). Finish with a sl st in the first sc.
23rd round: ch 1, crochet 2 sc in each sc = 22 sc. Cut and sew the strand. Fill with cotton.

Arm: Crochet round 1-21 as for the leg, on the next round dec 1 sc as follows: skip a sc (= 8 sc on round). Cut the strand and sew. Fill with cotton.
Trouser leg: Crochet 22 ch and make a ring with a sl st.
1st round: Crochet 1 sc in each ch, finish with a sl st in the first sc.
2nd-4th round: ch 3, 1 dc in each sc. Finish with a sl st in the first ch. On one of the legs cut the strand and sew. On the other leg cut the strand but don’t sew it as it needs to be used to crochet the legs tog.

Trousers: Put a leg in each trouser leg. Crochet 3 ch with the strand from one of the trouser legs.
1st round: Continue to crochet the legs so they become attach to the trousers as follows: Crochet through both the trousers and the leg. Crochet 1 round of dc around the first leg and then around the second leg.
2nd round: ch 3, 1 round of dc at the same time dec. every 4th dc as follows: crochet the 3rd and the 4th dc tog. – see explanation above = 33 dc. Finish with a sl st at the beginning of round.
3rd round: ch 3, 1 round of dc at the same time dec. every 3rd dc as follows: crochet the 2nd and the 3rd dc tog. – see explanation above = 22 dc. Finish with a sl st at the beginning of round.

Jumper: Round starts mid back.
1st-10th round: ch 1, 1 sc in each st, finish with a sl st in the first ch.
11th round: ch 1, 1 sc, skip a sc, 1 sc in each of the next 6 sc, skip 1 sc, 1 sc in the next st, skip 1 sc, 1 sc in the next st, skip a sc, 1 sc in the following 6 sc, skip a sc, 1 sc in the next st, skip a sc and attach with a sl st in the beginning of round = 16 sc.
12th round: Now crochet the arms to the body as follows: ch 1, 2 sc, put the arms double at the top of the jumper, crochet 4 sc through both the arms and the jumper. Then crochet 4 sc(=the front) and attach the other arm the same way, crochet 2 sc, and finish with a sl st in the first ch.
13th round: Crochet a lace edge in off-white.

Head: Change to flesh color.
1st and 2nd round: ch 1, 16 sc around, finish with a sl st in the first ch.
3rd round: ch 1, *1 sc, 2 sc in the next sc*, repeat from *-* until end of round = 24 sc, finish with a sl st in the first ch.
4th-7th round: ch 1, 1 sc in each st until end of round and finish with a sl st in the first ch.
8th round: ch 1, 5 sc, in the next st crochet an ear as follows: 3 dc which are crochet tog. in the last pull through ( this means: wait with the last pull through in each dc until all 3 dc are crochet, yrh and pull through all sts). 11 sc, crochet another ear in the next sc, crochet sc until end of round, and finish with a sl st in the first ch.
9th -13th round: Crochet as round 4-7.

Assembly: Fill the body and the head with poly stuffing. Sew the opening between the legs, sew on eyes and mouth. Put the head flat, face up and crochet it tog. at the top with sc’s through both layers with flesh color.

Short hair: 1 sc, *5 ch, crochet backwards over the ch’s as follows: Skip ch 1, crochet 3 sc in each of the next ch 4, crochet 1-2 sc backwards on the head (depending on how much hair the doll should have)*, repeat from *-* until end of row, cut the strand and sew.

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