Free Craft Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Fred Doll
Lion Brand® Nature's Choice Organic® Cotton
Pattern Number: 81097AD This fun tassel doll is quick and easy -- no knit or crochet skills required!

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 5 1/2 in. (14 cm) tall



480-098 Nature's Choice Organic Cotton Yarn : Almond

Soft, natural white

Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 8.49
Note: (A)

480-106 Nature's Choice Organic Cotton Yarn: Blueberry

Medium sky blue

Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 8.49
Note: (B)

Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

Additional Materials
6 in. (15 cm) piece of cardboard


Wrap A around cardboard 26 times.

Cut a length of A, and thread doubled into large-eyed blunt needle.

Insert needle under all strands at upper edge of cardboard.

Pull tightly and knot securely near strands.

Cut yarn loops at lower edge of cardboard.

Cut a length of B and wrap tightly around loops 1 1/2 in.

(3.5 cm) below top knot for neck.

Knot securely; thread ends into needle and weave ends to center of Tassel.

Separate 6 strands on each side of Tassel for arms.
Divide strand on one side into 3 groups of 2 strands each.

Braid for about 2 in.

(5 cm).

Wrap ends with a length of B, then trim just below wrap.
Repeat for second arm.

Wrap remaining strands of Tassel with B about 1 1/2 in.

(3.5 cm) below neck to make waist.
Divide strands below waist tie into 2 groups.

Wrap each group with B for 'knee' and 'ankle'.

With B, embroider straight stitch eyes.
Trim all ends.

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