Merina Doll by Sophia Minakais

Merina Doll

December 2016
both are used in this pattern
Aran (8 wpi) ?
3.25 stitches = 1 inch
in Stockinette Stitch on US 8 (US 10.5)
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 10½ - 6.5 mm
1095 yards (1001 m)
(Height): 2' 9"
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Knit with both bulky and worsted weight yarn, this life size toddler doll is sure to become a little girl’s best friend. Measuring almost 3 feet tall with a cute summer dress, simple socks and Mary Jane shoes, this doll is the perfect gift for a special recipient.

Materials Required:
400 yds bulky natural yarn
420 yds worsted pink yarn
210 yds worsted brown yarn
180 yds worsted red yarn
65 yds worsted black yarn
16 oz cotton stuffing
US 8 (5 mm) straight and double point needles
US 10.5 (6.5 mm) straight and double point needles
Stitch holders or scrap yarn
Stitch marker
Tapestry needle
Crochet hook (optional for attaching hair)

Materials Shown Here:
4 hanks Malabrigo Chunky (100% Merino Wool; 100 yds), in color #63 Natural
5 hanks Malabrigo Worsted (100% Merino Wool; 210 yds), 2 hanks in color #503 Strawberry Fields and 1 hank each in colors #161 Rich Chocolate, #195 Black and #44 Geranio
16 oz Organic Cotton Plus Raw Cotton Stuffing