Pattern for a 1:12th scale Ladies Mondrian dress

miniature knitting
© F H Powell 2016

To fit a 14 cm/5½-inch tall dolls house doll

Ability Level:
Experienced. This is NOT suitable for a first project in miniature knitting

Historical Note: These Mondrian style dresses made predominantly in black and white with a splash of red, yellow or blue were very popular during the 1960’s.

Materials required: 1 pair size 19 (1.00 mm) knitting needles; 2 stitch holders or safety pins; 25metres/28 yards 1-ply yarn in each of black and white; plus 5 metres/6 yards 1-ply yarn in red and 1 small black button or bead.

Approximate finished size
Waist – 3 cm/1¼-inches; Neck to hem – 6.5 cm/2¾-inches; width across hem – 4 cm/1½-inches

This is not important as dolls house dolls like humans vary in size

Note: This pattern was first published in Issue 220 of The Dolls House Magazine

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


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