This beautiful Dutch Bonnet will be the envy of your friends! This design is knitted in two colors, a white background and a complementary color of your choice, on US size 1 straight knitting needles. Also included is a source for the perfect yarn for this lovely bonnet. The yarn is available in a wide range of colors and you can easily recreate this gorgeous hat for less than $10.00!
What a great gift these wonderful mittens will make for the working man, hunter, sailor or soldier! These mittens are knitted on four double pointed needles, size US 2 (2.75mm) and are made with 100% wool for durability and warmth. With active use, the yarn fibers will bond to form an almost impentrable barrier against dampness and cold. The pattern for these mittens are written in three varieties - the first plain mitten is meant to be worn on the non-dominant hand. There are two other varieties with the index finger apart from the rest of the mitten, making your hands more adept for active use. Also provided is a suggestion for the perfect yarn to make these wonderful mittens - with the suggested yarn, you can make these mittens for less than $10.00!
This spectacular Wedding Gown is the perfect outfit for a vintage 18" doll. Made with painstaking detail, this knitted outfit consists of eight individual garments: a combination garment, a petticoat, stockings, a chemisette, a dress skirt, a bodice, an apron and a veil. This pattern is not for the faint of heart - it is knitted on tiny 0 and 000 double pointed needles. All of the information needed is right here - including suggestions for modern yarns, and just the perfect needle to use. With a little bit of patience, this stunning bridal outfit can be made for your 18" vintage doll.
This beautiful outfit is simple in design and very inexpensive to make with the recommended yarn. The pattern is knitted on 4 - size 1 double pointed needles, and is worked in two colors. Using the recommended yarn that is provided with the pattern, you can make this simple, century-old outfit for less than $5.00.
This is an adorable Victorian era knitting pattern is the perfect accessory for your 12" vintage doll. Consisting of a pair ofdrawers, a tunic, a cap and a little towel roll for her to carry. Materials needed include double point needles in sizes 0 and 000, a crochet hook for the lace frill on the cap and lace weight yarn in two colors. Included with this pattern is info on modern sources for the materials needed to make the suit. This is a lovely rare garment is a perfect accessory for your vintage 12 inch doll.
This lovely outfit would be the perfect addition to a vintage boy doll's wardrobe. Created with painstaking detail, this adorable outfit includes knickers, a vest with a delicate frill down the front, a jacket with lace collar and cuffs, and a large picture hat. Also included with the original pattern is an aid for a modern knitter which includes information on modern equivalents for yarn and the needle sizes required - and internet sources to purchase the materials. All of the information that you need is here to make this fabulous outfit!
This is a very special pattern! There are very few Victorian era doll patterns in the Weldon's series that were worked in crochet, and this is one of the very few. Published originally in 1890, she wears a combination garment, a petticoat, a pretty frock and a hat - all worked in meticulous detail in crochet on a size B crochet hook and fingering weight yarn. Also included with the original pattern is info on a great yarn to use to make the outfit and info on where to find them on the internet. If using the recommend yarn, you can make this great outfit in 100% wool for less than $10!
This century-old pattern is absolutely stunning. This pattern may require a bit more knitting skill than some of the others, but the end result is well worth the extra effort. There are several garments here to make - she wears a navy blue skirt and jacket that are trimmed in red, a white blouse with a frilled front, a red Tam o'Shanter cap, white knickerbockers and tan gaiters on her feet. A colorful and complete outfit - with amazing detail and accuracy - this ensemble is the perfect addition to your antique doll's wardrobe. Also included with the original pattern is an aid for a modern knitter which includes information on modern equivalents for yarn and the needle sizes required - and internet sources to purchase the materials. All of the information that you need is here to make this fabulous outfit!
This amazing outfit is incredibly detailed, and is an exact facsimile of a British "Bluejacket". The entire outfit consists of four garments - trousers, undervest, jacket and sailor's cap. It is written for a doll that is 14 inches in height, with a 9 inch waist. Also include is an informative conversion page with suggestions for modern needlesand yarns to make the pattern. Using the suggested yarns, this adorable Victorian era doll outfit can be made for less than $20!
This amazing pattern is an extensively detailed design for a Victorian era 12 inch Galway Peasant girl doll. This outfit is beautifully designed with painstaking detail. It consists of a short skirt, a jacket, a snowy white apron and a shawl that is draped over her head. Her outfit also includes a combination garment and petticoat that are not shown - six beautiful garments in total! She stands 12 inches in height and has a waist of 7 inches. The doll is meant to be barefoot, as the Galway peasant girls did over 100 years ago. In addition to the extensive pattern there is also information on which modern needle sizes to use as well as suggestions for yarn. All the information that you need is here to make this amazing traditional outfit for your vintage doll!
This pattern is an amazingly detailed, complete outfit for an 18 inch Victorian era doll. It consists of six garments, a combination garment, a petticoat, a dress skirt, a plain bodice, a turned-up fisher skirt, and a three-corners shoulder shawl. In addition to the complete Victorian era pattern, there is also information on modern needle sizes as well as recommendations for yarns in the same gauge as in the original 100-year old design. What a fashionable way to bring life to your vintage doll, with this authentic Victorian era pattern!
This is the sweetest outfit for a 12-inch tall Victorian era infant doll. The main portion of the outfit is knitted, and there is a lovely crocheted edging around the hood and shawl. Made with painstaking detail, the outfit consists of a petticoat, a robe and a hooded shawl. This is an easy pattern to follow, and a simple design. All of the instruction that you will need is here, including information on which needle, hook and yarn to use and where to find them. Using the recommended yarn, this adorable outfit can be made for less than $5.00!
This fabulous pattern is a must have for dog lovers! Very simple in design, the pattern si written for a small terrier dog and was originally worked in two colors. You pet will thank you for this lovely warm sweater - and it is so easy to make, you can make several to donate to your local animal shelter. Also include with the pattern is information on needles and a great yarn to use to make it. You can make this great vintage sweater pattern in two colors for less than $10!
This is a very special pattern that is filled with Victorian charm! It consists of eight garments in total, the outer garments are all worked in crochet, and they include a pelisse, a cape, a hat, a muff, shoes and a handkerchief bag. The undergarments are worked in knitting and they include knitted drawers and a petticoat with bodice. There is amazing detail in every garment, the skill level is high making this pattern is a bit more challenging than some of the others - but the end result will be worth every stitch!
This lovely knitting pattern is very simple to follow. It is written for a 26" waist, but it can be adapted to any size by adjusting the waist and working outwards. The petticoat has a delicate flare and pointed flounce at the bottom of the skirt. This is a lovely design from yesteryear that has a timeless gothic appeal. In addition to the pattern there is also instruction on the modern-day needles size to use as well as a fantastic yarn to use to make this great vintage style garment.
A very lovely "turn of the Century" knitting pattern that is simple in design for a delicate undergarment. It is written for a 26" waist, but it can be adapted to any size by adjusting the waist and working outwards. The petticoat has a delicate flare and a pleated flounce and it is knitted in fine fingering weight wool. This is a lovely design from yesteryear that has a timeless gothic appeal. In addition to the pattern there is also instruction on the modern-day needles size to use as well as a fantastic yarn to use to make this great vintage style garment.
This exquisitely crocheted head shawl is a beautiful expression of feminine modesty. You can choose to wear it as a chapel veil, a delicate addition to a formal night out - or even an elegant bridal adornment. The original pattern was crocheted with mohair yarn, and there are so many excellent modern yarns to choose from to recreate this stunning shawl. We have also offered an alternative yarn - a fine alpaca, that will give the shawl a lovely drape. Using the alternative alapaca yarn, this shawl can be made for less that $20! What a great gift idea!