PDF Pattern for 16-inch Waldorf Doll Plus Clothing

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At 16 inches tall, this is the classic, huggable Waldorf play doll, now available with 9-piece "Feelin' Groovy" wardrobe pattern.

Buy the doll and clothing patterns together and save!

Two doll patterns in one! Choose either of 2 easy traditional construction techniques: the one-piece body with straight legs, or the sewn-in legs with more natural shaping. Arms may be sewn-on or button jointed. Legs are hinge-jointed.

Choose from 2 hair styles. Go long and loose, with ultra-easy, no-crochet construction. Instructions for a clever and low-cost adjustable hair loom are also included. For crochet fans, directions are given for a quick loop-stitched curly cap.

Dress your doll in a quick and easy 2-piece outfit, with short pants and sleeveless top. It's a cut play outfit, or pajamas.

Travel in time to the “summer of love” with the 9-piece wardrobe for your Waldorf doll. This pattern includes:
** Bell-bottom pants
** Mini skirt
** Granny dress
** Reversible fringed vest
** Sandals
** Shoulder bag
** Panties
** Peasant blouse with 2 sleeve variations
** Fringed asymmetrical skirt

Materials for the doll:
**Un-spun wool batting for stuffing (about 1/2 pound).
**2-inch wide tubular cotton gauze (about 1 yard for each head).
**1/2 yard cotton interlock knit in skin-tone of your choice (makes several dolls).
**Embroidery floss - red plus your choice of eye color.
**Thread to match doll skin fabric.
**Strong cotton craft thread.
**Red beeswax crayon for rosy cheeks.
**Wool or cotton yarn for hair.
**Two 3/4-inch buttons for jointing arms (optional).
**7-inch doll needle.
**Surgical hemostats (optional, but recommended).

Materials for the clothes:
** Cotton fabric (scrap yardage will do; if buying new, purchase 1/4 yard; dress requires 3/8 yard)
** Matching thread
** 1/4-inch and 1/8-inch elastic
** 3/8 to 1/2-inch wide ribbon or twill tape (for sandals)
** Alene’s tacky glue (for sandals)
For the basic outfit
** Baby rickrack or narrow lace
** 2 snap fasteners

Average review
This is my go to for most areas of the doll making. The instructions are clear and complete. I give a thumbs up.
Aug 17, 2017 by Jane Hildebrandt

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