Sunday, July 17, 2011

Free Knitting Pattern: Super Simple Dollhouse Extras!




The dollhouse family needed some help sprucing up their plastic digs. Decorate your doll's house with fun accessories knit in simple garter, stockinette and basketweave. These pieces will fit the “My First Dollhouse” but can be very easily modified to suit your own dollhouse. Have fun changing the stitch choice, adding stripes or practicing intarsia or duplicate stitch. Also makes a perfect small first project for teaching the little ones to knit.


Included in this Pattern:
  • Area Rug
  • Bath Towel
  • Welcome Mat
  • Bathroom Mat
  • Afghan
  • Throw Pillow
  • Baby Blanket

Materials:
  • US 5 straight needles
  • Scrap Yarn in bright, fun colors of your choice
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Scrap yarn for stuffing the pillow

Abbreviations:
  • CO: Cast on
  • BO: Bind off
  • st st: Stockinette Stitch


Throw Pillow:
CO 8 sts
Work in st st until piece measures 2.5 inches from CO edge
Fold in half and seam, leaving a hole for stuffing, stuff with scrap yarn and seam closed.

Bath Towel:
CO 6 sts
Knit all rows until piece measures 3 inches from CO edge
BO

Living Room Area Rug:
CO 25 sts
Knit all rows until piece measures 3.5 inches from CO edge
BO

Baby Blanket:
CO 16 sts
Knit 2 rows
Row 1: Knit
Rows 2-8: K2, K6, P6, K2
Row 9: Knit
Rows 10-16: K2, P6, K6, K2
Knit two rows
BO

Bathroom Floor Mat:
CO 10 sts
Knit all rows until piece measures 1.5 inches from CO edge
BO

Welcome Mat:
CO 12 sts
Knit all rows until piece measures 1.5 inches from CO edge
BO
(Embellish if desired)

Afghan:
CO 25 sts
Knit all rows until piece measures 4 inches from CO edge
BO

© Jennifer Dickerson 2011
Pattern is for personal and non-profit use only.

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