Re: [knitswap] DOLLS & TOYS
- on 6/3/04 7:45 AM, Linda at lrvictor@... wrote:
>> Close Knit Press, SWEET DREAMS, 1997 ($5.00)Is this still available?
> 15 pages with crochet directions for: striped PJs with pom-pom
> slippers; robe; lace gown & robe & slippers and afghan to fit 18"
> American Girl dolls.
Free patterns at http://web.mountain.net/cloudninedesign/
Knitch Knitters Guild: http://members.tripod.com/knitchnotes/
- Hi All,
See cover scans of these & other modestly priced goodies for sale (&
6 *free* patterns) at http://www.lrvictor.bravepages.com
Thanks for lookin',
Linda in PA
eBay Seller ID: LRVBOOKS
>Susan Verkest, CROCHETING STORYBOOK HAND PUPPETS, Dover NeedleworkSeries, 1981 ($3.00)
48 page soft cover bookin very good condition has B&W and color
photos of 21 crochet puppets: Mother Hubbard & dog; Little Miss
Muffet & Spider; Mary & Lamb; Mother Cat & 3 Kittens; Little Red
Riding Hood & the Wolf; Old MacDonald; Mother Goose; Gingerbread boy
& girl; Elf; Pig; Easter Bunny; Bear; and, Frog.
>Annie's Attic #87D65, PREHISTORIC PLAYMATES, 1992 ($3.00)Bi-fold has crochet directions for 4 pre-historic creatures:
Tyrannosaurus; Brontosaurus; Stegosaurus; and, the ever popular and
lovely, Triceratops. *Light pencil markings on one page*.
>The Crochet Catalog, CROCHET COLLECTIBLES, 1987 ($3.00)11 page with crochet directions 2 make 3 charming Hummel-style dolls
using either crochet cotton or 4-ply yarn.
>Coats & Clark #270, ALL FOR DOLLS, 1978 ($3.00)11 pages with 7 crochet designs to Barbie & Ken and 4 crochet designs
for 13" baby dolls.
>Leisure Arts #2033, WEDDING & HONEYMOON FASHION FOLL WARDROBE, 1991($3.00)
18 pages with knit directions for: wedding gown, tux & bridesmaid
gown; ski outfits; coat; luggage; evening dress; evening jumpsuit &
fest; turtleneck dress.
>Leisure Arts #2066, COLLEGE & CAREER FASHION DOLL WARDROBE,1991($3.00)
18 pages with knit directions for: cheerleader; nurse; ice skater;
evening gown; Victorian dress; majorette; tennis player; and
>Star Book #161, DOLL DRESSES, un-dated - mid-1960's, ($3.00)Small format 34 page booklet has B&W photos of outfits to crochet for
8", 20", 12" & 19" dolls. Costumes are: Bathing Suit; Shorty PJs,
Robe & Slacks; Bride Gown; 6 Piece Sports Outfit; Hawaiian Muu Muus;
Party Belles; Bridesmaid; Ballerina; Tea Time Dress; Play clothes;
and, Sheath Dress, Hat & Coat.
>Nell Armstrong #102, DOREEN DOLLS EASY TO MAKE, 1951 ($3.50)15 pages with B&W photos of 15 charming outfits to crochet for
various sized dolls (8" character doll, 11" baby dolls, and 8"
doll). Outfits are named: Connie; Park Avenue Belle; Jean & John;
Sunbonnet; Marilyn; Bridesmaid; Flora Dora; Jenny & Jimmy; Party
Girl; Parasol; Skater; Betty & Bob; and Doreen.
>Coats-Clark's #284, DOLLS OF THE AMERICAS, 1952 ($3.50)15 pages with color photos of 14 outfits to crochet: Miss New
Orleans; Prairie Rose; Miss West Indies; Gypsy Girl, Miss Rio; Miss
17; Miss Showboat; Priscilla; Georgia Peach; Miss Empire State; Miss
Williamsburg; Panama Hattie; South of the Border; Party Girl. Lightly
>J&P Coats-Clark's #292, DOLLS OF OLD AMERICAN SONGS, 1952 ($3.50)15 pages with color photos of 14 lovely crochet dresses to make for
7,5", 8", and 11" tall dolls. Inspired by songs, the costumes are
named: Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair; Sweet Genevieve; Rosie
O'Grady; Nelly Gray; Gentle Annie; Lou'siana Belle; Carolina Belle;
Daisy, Daisy; Nelly was a Lady; Betsy from Pike, Clementine; Chlo-e;
Oh Susanna; and, Juanita.
>D'Eliane Lamarque, I LEARN TO KNIT TO DRESS MY DOLL PRIMROSE, Lainesdu Pingouin, no date-1950's ($20.00)
Adorable 32 page cardboard back book is in very good condition starts
with a delightful story about a doll, Primrose, and the little girl
who finds her in the garden one day, Catherine. In the next
section, "Catherine Learns to Knit"! B&W photos illustrate the
basics: knit; purl; cast-on; bind-off; inc/dec; etc. The highlight of
this book for any girl of any age is the last section which has 4
charming outfits to knit for your favorite dolly!
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