DROPS Baby / 13 / 37

Pernille by DROPS Design

The dolls “Peter” and “Pernille”

Height: approx 25 cm without hair

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

DROPS crochet hook size 5mm

Accessories: Cotton wool for filling.


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Crochet gauge: 21 dc for the width = 10 cm.


Crochet 2 tr tog. to 1 tr as follows: Crochet 1 tr but wait with the last pull through (= 2 threads on hook), now crochet the next tr, 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 dc. Crochet as follows: *2 ch, 1 dc*, repeat from *-*. The round after the lace edge is crochet in the same round but this time crochet in the back part of the dc.

Colours for Peter: Legs: 5 rounds of brown, 2 rounds of off-white, 1 off-white lace edge, 15 rounds of flesh colour. Arms: 7 rounds of flesh colour, 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 *-*.

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

THE DOLL PETER:

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

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

Arm: Crochet round 1-21 as for the leg, on the next round dec 1 dc as follows: skip a dc (= 8 dc on round). Cut the thread and sew. Fill with cotton.
Trouser leg: Crochet 22 ch and make a loop with a sl st.
1st round: Crochet 1 dc in each ch, finish with a sl st in the first dc.
2nd-4th round: 3 ch, 1 tr in each dc. Finish with a sl st in the first ch. On one of the legs cut the thread and sew. On the other leg cut the thread 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 thread 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 tr around the first leg and then around the second leg.
2nd round: 3 ch, 1 round of tr at the same time dec. every 4th tr as follows: crochet the 3rd and the 4th tr tog. – see explanation above = 33 tr. Finish with a sl st at the beginning of round.
3rd round: 3 ch, 1 round of tr at the same time dec. every 3rd tr as follows: crochet the 2nd and the 3rd tr tog. – see explanation above = 22 tr. Finish with a sl st at the beginning of round.

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

Head: Change to flesh colour.
1st and 2nd round: 1 ch, 16 dc around, finish with a sl st in the first ch.
3rd round: 1 ch, *1 dc, 2 dc in the next dc*, repeat from *-* until end of round = 24 dc, finish with a sl st in the first ch.
4th-7th round: 1 ch, 1 dc in each st until end of round and finish with a sl st in the first ch.
8th round: 1 ch, 5 dc, in the next st crochet an ear as follows: 3 tr which are crochet tog. in the last pull through ( this means: wait with the last pull through in each tr until all 3 tr are crochet, yrh and pull through all sts). 11 dc, crochet another ear in the next dc, crochet dc 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 cotton wool. 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 dc’s through both layers with flesh colour.
Short hair: 1 dc, *5 ch, crochet backwards over the ch’s as follows: Skip 1 ch, crochet 3 dc in each of the next 4 ch, crochet 1-2 dc backwards on the head (depending on how much hair the doll should have)*, repeat from *-* until end of row, cut the thread and sew.



THE DOLL PERNILLE:

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

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

Skirt: Crochet 44 ch and make a loop with a sl st.
1st round: Crochet 1 dc in each st, finish with a sl st in the first dc.
2nd round: 3 ch, 1 tr in each dc, finish with a sl st.
3rd round: Put both legs inside the skirt. Crochet 3 ch, hereafter 1 round of tr- 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 tr. Finish round with a sl st.
4th round: 3 ch, crochet 1 round of tr - at the same dec, every 3rd st as follows: crochet the 3rd and 4th st together = 22 tr. Finish round with a sl st. Continue as described under the jumper.
Long hair: Crochet as done for Peters hair, but every hair straw = 13 ch instead of 5 ch.


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