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Ginger Doll
Lion Brand® Nature's Choice Organic® Cotton
Pattern Number: 81098AD 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

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

480-170 Nature's Choice Organic Cotton Yarn: Pistachio

Medium moss green


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

480-101 Nature's Choice Organic Cotton Yarn: Strawberry

Dusty medium pink


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

INSTRUCTIONS



DOLL
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.



Divide 6 strands from inside Tassel into 3 groups of 2 strands each for leg.

Braid for about 2 1/2 in.

(6.5 cm).

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



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

(3.5 cm) below neck to make waist.



FINISHING
With B, embroider straight stitch eyes.


Trim Tassel ends evenly so legs show.


Cut 6 strands of B, each about 6 in.

(15 cm).

Knot together at one end.

Divide into 3 groups of 2 strands each and braid.

Wrap braid around head.

Thread a length of B into blunt needle and sew ends of braid to back of head.

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