Découvrez le livre de 48 pages "Fun-to-Knit Doll Clothes" de Andra Knight-Bowman, paru il y a tout juste un mois (le 9 novembre 2009), consacré aux vêtements pour la poupée "American Girl", une poupée de 18 inches (45 cm), très célèbre outre-Atlantique... et pas encore très connue en France. En anglais.
«An entire wardrobe for an 18' doll. Are you ready for some fun knitting that will not take hours and hours to complete. Try knitting this entire wardrobe for an 18-inch doll. There are 14 different pieces, creating 8 different outfits. With each piece that you complete, you will delight in these miniature garments. Unlike doll clothes in the past, these were designed so you don't need to spend time tediously stitching on snaps or hook-and-eye closures. Do you want to bring great joy to a little girl, or a big girl, who owns an 18-inch doll? Imagine her delight when she sees an entire wardrobe of outfits for her doll! She will have hours of fun dressing her doll and will keep these doll clothes for years to come. Once you start, you will want to try more yarns and stitch the clothes in different colors. The 14 different pieces include a skirt, long pants, shorts, two hats, sundress, letter sweater, nighty, bathrobe, slippers, hooded sweatshirt, long-sleeve sweater, evening dress and summer top. What a great gift to delight your favorite little girl. Little girls love to play dress-up with their dolls. These outfits do not require the usual tedious step of sewing on snaps or hook-and-eye closures. We've included three pages of Knitting Basics for those whose needles are a little rusty. Special instructions are given for the following: Making pom-poms, Duplicate stitch, Alphabet chart to duplicate stitch letters on cheerleading sweater Eight dazzling outfits 14 different pieces: skirt, long pants, shorts, two hats, sundress, letter sweater, nighty, bathrobe, slippers, hooded sweatshirt, long-sleeve sweater, evening dress and summer sailing top».
Voici le visage de l'une de ces poupées (il y a de nombreux modèles, elles sont blondes, brunes ou ayant les cheveux châtains... lisses ou ondulés, et de différentes ethnies aussi).
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