Clown Shelf Doll

Clown Shelf Doll
Clown Shelf Doll

Knitting Patterns - Clown Shelf Doll

This cute, and colorful clown doll knitting pattern was Kindly Contributed by Designer: Jean Woods of Aussie Jean's Toy Knitting Patterns. For more unique patterns like this, click here and visit Jean's design gallery.

Copyright © Jean Woods 1999. All Rights Reserved

Materials: In 8ply/DK/Sport weight for America & Canada. allow 50grms(2 ozs) of Red and yellow and oddments of blue, cream and green. No.11 (3mm)(USA2) knitting needles; toy stuffing. Tension & Size: Worked at a tension of 26 stitches and 36 rows to 10 x 10cm over stocking stitch, using No.11(3mm) needles throughout. Height: 34cm (17"). Abbreviations: K, knit; p, purl; st(sts), stitch, stitches; sl, slip; tog, together; inc, increase (by working twice into same st); dec, decrease (by taking 2 sts tog); ss, stocking stitch (k on right side and p on wrong side); psso, pass sl st over; skpo, (sl1, k, psso); ytb, yard to back of work. The Legs: (both alike) Using green yarn cast on 18sts and knit increasing into every st (36sts). 2nd row: p. 3rd row: k. 4th row: p. *5th row: Using yellow yarn k. 6th row: p. 7th row: Using blue yarn k. 8th row: P. 9th row: Using red yarn k. 10th row: p. 11th row: Using green yarn k. 12th row: p.** Repeat from * to ** 3 times. (36 rows) Leave these stitches on spare needle and repeat process for 2nd leg. The Body: Continuing with the 2nd leg and using yellow yarn knit 34sts, k2tog and then joining first knitted leg k2tog k to end. Next row: P. Continuing stripe sequence work 37 rows. Next row: p3 purl 2 tog to last 3 sts p3. (38sts). The Head: Using cream yarn ss 33 rows. Next row: p2tog to end (19sts). Next row: k2tog to last st k1. (10sts). Break yarn leaving a long end and thread yarn through remaining sts. loosely. To make up the body: join row ends of each leg together and then join back and head seam. Stuff: head, body and legs and then sew/close head. The Shoes: (both alike) Using red yarn cast on 16sts and ss 16 rows. 17th row: k and cast off 1st each end of row. 18th row: p. 19th row: Same as 17th. 20th row: p. (mark each end here). 21st row: k and inc. 1st each end of row (14sts). 22nd row: p. 23rd row: Same as 21st. ss 21 rows. cast off. Fold in half at markers and join side seams, easing the long side to fit to the shorter side and 1cm around back of foot. Fill with stuffing and sew up opening and then attach to body. Arms: (both alike) With green yarn cast on 14sts and k1 row increasing in every stitch. (28sts). Next row: p. Next row: k. Next row: p. Continuing in stripe sequence and using yellow yarn ss 29 rows. Next row: p2tog to end of row (14sts). Next row: Using cream yarn ss10 rows. Next row: k2tog to end of row (7sts). Leave long end and thread yarn through sts and pull up tightly and sew up. Stuff and attach to body at the second stripe down from neckline. The Hat: Using green yarn cast on 60sts and working in single rib k1 p1 work 6 rows. 7th row: Using yellow and continuing in stripe sequence throughout, ss 4 rows. 11th row: *k4 k2tog** repeat from * to ** to end (50sts). ss5 rows. 17th row: *k3 k2tog** repeat from * to ** to end (40sts). ss 5 rows. 23rd row: *k2 k2tog** repeat from * to ** to end (30sts). ss 5 rows. 28th row: *k1 k2tog** repeat from * to ** to end (20sts). ss 5 rows. 34th row: k2tog to end (10sts). Bobble: is knitted in with the hat and using red yarn k and inc. in every stitch (20sts). ss8 rows. Next row: k2tog to end (10sts) and break off yarn and thread through stitches loosely. Sew up side seams and stuff the bobble and pull stitches up tightly. Stuff hat lightly and sew to head. Neck ruffle: Using yellow yarn cast on 120 sts and k 6 rows. Next row: k2tog to end (60sts). Next row: k2tog to end (30sts). Cast off and sew side seams and attach to neck. Wrist ruffles: (make 2) Using yellow yarn cast on 56sts and k 2 rows. Next row: k2tog to end (28sts). Next row: k2tog to end (14sts). Cast off and sew side seams and attach to wrist. Ankle ruffles: (make 2) Using yellow yarn cast on 64sts and k 2 rows. Next row: k2tog to end (32sts). Next row: k2tog to end (16sts). Cast off and sew side seams and attach to ankle. Bobbles for front (make 2) Cast on 4 sts. k and increase in every stitch (8sts). ss 7 rows. Next row: Break off yarn and thread through sts loosely. Sew sides and stuff and then pull up stitches and attach to body.

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