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Pattern ID: PB 585
Wool brand: Moorland DK, and Fingering 3 and 4ply
Yarn quantity: Coat: 2-3oz DK; Pixie hat: 1oz DK; Vest and knickers: ½-¾oz 3ply; Dress: 1oz 3ply; Sweater (striped): ¼-½oz 4ply in each colour; Skirt: ½-1oz 4ply
Sizes: 10, 12, 14, and 16 inch dolls

Wool weight: 3 ply, 4 ply, Double Knit
Needle size: 4mm, 3¾mm, and 3¼mm
Tension (10x10cm): 22sts x 30 rows in DK; 28sts x 36 rows in 4 ply on 3¼mm;
28sts x 36 rows in 3 ply on 3¾mm;
30sts x 38 rows in 3 ply on 3¼mm.

Price: £3.00 (includes 2nd class postage within UK
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Description: Clothes in 4 sizes for 10, 12, 14, and 16 inch dolls:

  • Coat and pixie hat
  • Vest and pilch (pants/knickers)
  • Striped sweater and skirt
  • Dress
The pattern is in fair condition for its age, but the spine has been reinforced with sellotape.