1:6th scale Channel Islands Guernsey pattern

Pattern for dolls Guernsey
© F H Powell 2016

To fit a 32.5 cm/13-inch tall doll, such as Ken, Action Man or GI Joe

NOTE: This is a large pattern (12.5 MB download) due to a photo tutorial showing how to sew in gussets.

Ability Level:
This has been classed as intermediate ability due to the tiny needles used. The actual Guernsey is fairly simple to knit

Materials required
One pair of size 1.50 mm knitting needles; 100 metres/108 yards/17 grams No. 10 crochet cotton; 3 stitch holders or safety pins.

Approximate finished size:
Neck to hem – 11 cm/4½-inches; Sleeve length – 9 cm/3½-inches; Width across chest – 7.5 cm/3-inches.

Gauge – 18 rows and 12 stitches = 2.5 cm/1-inch over stocking [stockinette] stitch

1. This is a long Guernsey worn down over the hips.
2. This was traditionally knitted in Navy blue, but red and cream have been popular in recent years.
3. Although traditionally made ‘in the round’, when working in this scale it is easier to work the pieces flat and sew them together.
4. The underarm gussets may be omitted if desired.

Pattern price £1.25 (NOTE: EU VAT or other digital taxes will be added to price where applicable)

Dolls Guernsey jumper
© F H Powell 2016


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