Knitted Fairy Tale Folk Patterns

Knit up a story, once upon a time..... Included are patterns to knit a King, Queen, Witch, Wizard, Princess, Knight, Maiden and Woodsman. Dolls are knit in stockinette stitch. Clothing patterns and instructions are also included.

Required yarns to knit the bodies:

  • Size 4 needles
  • Per doll you will need sport weight yarn - 40 yards for body color and 18 yards for face and hands color

Required for clothing and accessories:

  • STUFFING: Each doll needs approximately 1 oz. of stuffing material
  • HAIR: Each doll needs about 8" of 1" thick wool roving or similar doll hair fiber. Roving can be straight, wavy or curly.
  • THREAD: sewing thread to match hair and trims
  • FACE: a yard each of eye and mouth colors in fingering weight yarn or embroidery threads embroidery thread.
  • SKIN: Skin color yarn of your choosing.
  • SEE Picture for body color yarn ideas, hair color, trim and felt pieces (For example: Lace, trim and pearls or beads for queen's neck)
  • Felt colors for each character: (These are suggestions. You can choose any color you wish!)
    • Queen: ecru for veil, bordeaux for dress, dark yellow for diamond on dress
    • King: royal blue for tunic, red for diamond on tunic, purple for mantle
    • Witch: green for leaves and hat band, black for dress and hat
    • Wizard: yellow for star on hat and moon on robe, purple for robe
    • Princess: Pink for dress, lavender for heart on dress
    • Knight: Red for tunic, yellow for shield on tunic, brown for cape
    • Woodsman: brown for hat, green for feather, tunic and belt
    • Maiden: yellow for kerchief and apron, ecru for dress
Item # - 989 - $3.95