Nora Doll
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Nora Doll

Use your choice of yarn colors to create a full yarn village!
Craft Time: varies
Uses Recycled Items: No
 
 
 
 
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Material List

  • Lion Brand Vanna's Choice: Mustard (A), Magenta (B), Chocolate (C)
  • Lion Brand Large-eyed Blunt Needle
  • 6" Piece of Cardboard
  • Scissors
 

Project 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 Band 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 21/2 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 C, 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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