My Crochet Dollhouse Part Seven

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My Crochet Dollhouse Part Seven

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VIEW INTRODUCTION AND LINK PAGE HERE!

SKILL LEVEL:
Easy to Intermediate :
Basic stitches, simple shaping and finishing. Concentration required for neat finishing.
MATERIALS:
Yarns:
-scraps of double knitting/light worsted yarn in brown, blue, yellow, green, beige and cream/white
(from 2 yards to 50 yards)
– Blue Ribbon Strips
– An assortment of buttons (optional) – I used 6 very small buttons for the tree and a Ball shaped button for the doghouse
Hooks & Notions:
-Size 3.50 mm Hook
-Yarn Needle
-Stitch Marker
GAUGE:
Tension/Gauge is not necessary for this project to be perfect
I use US Crochet stitch terminology
Note: This page is worked on a new page – get pattern for page here!
 

Instructions:

Swimming Pool:
With yarn, make a magic ring

Rnd 1: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 11 DC into ring, SL ST into top of 3rd ch of 3CH (12 DC)
Rnd 2: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 2 DC into each ST, SL ST into top of 3rd ch of 3CH (24 DC)
Rnd 3: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 1 DC into next ST. *Work 2 DC into next ST, work 1 DC into next ST. Repeat from * until end, SL ST into top of 3rd ch of 3CH (36 DC)
Rnd 4: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 1 DC into next 2 STS. *Work 2 DC into next ST, work 1 DC into next 2 STS. Repeat from * until end, SL ST into top of 3rd ch of 3CH (48 DC)
Fasten off and join yellow yarn with a SC into and Frontloop of round 4

Rnd 5:  Work 1 SC into each Frontloop all around, SL ST into first SC, turn
Rnd 6: *Work 3 SC into next SC, SL ST into next SC. Repeat from * all around. SL ST into first SC, fasten off and leave a tail for sewing

Attach/Sew pool onto page.
(Use main photo as guide)
Tree:
Bark – With yarn, CH 25
Row 1: Work 1 SC into 2nd CH from hook, work 1 SC into each ST until end (24 SC), turn
Row 2 – 4: CH1, work 1 SC into each ST until end (24 SC), turn
Row 5: CH1, work 1 SC into the next 15 STS, work 1 HDC into next 2 STS, work 1DC into next 3 STS, work 1 TR into next 4 STS. Fasten off and leave a tail for sewing.
Attach/Sew bark to the side of the  page.
(Use main photo as guide)
 
Tree Top – (Make 3 parts)
With yarn, make a magic ring
Part One:
Row 1: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 5 DC into ring (6 DC), turn
Row 2: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 2 DC into each ST (12 DC). fasten off and leave a tail for sewing
Part Two:
Row 1: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 5 DC into ring (6 DC), turn
Row 2: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 2 DC into each ST (12 DC). turn
Row 3: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 1 DC into next ST. *Work 2 DC into next ST, work 1 DC into next ST (18 DC), fasten off and leave a tail for sewing
Part Three:
Row 1: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 5 DC into ring (6 DC), turn
Row 2: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 2 DC into each ST (12 DC). turn
Row 3: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 1 DC into next ST. *Work 2 DC into next ST, work 1 DC into next ST (18 DC), turn
Row 4: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 1 DC into next 2 STS. *Work 2 DC into next ST, work 1 DC into next 2 STS (24 DC), fasten off and leave a tail for sewing
Attach/Sew part 2 first, then part 1, then part 3.
(Use photos as guide)
Doghouse:
With yarn, CH 16
Row 1: Work 1 SC into 2nd CH from hook, work 1 SC into each CH until end (15 SC), turn
Row 2: CH1, work 1 SC into next 4 STS only, turn
Row 3 – 8: CH1, work 1 SC into each ST (4 SC), turn, fasten off after last row.
Rejoin yarn into 4th stitch as shown in photo
Row 1: CH1, work 1 SC into each ST, (4 SC), turn
Row 2 – 7: CH1, work 1 SC into each ST (4 SC), turn,
Row 8:, CH1, work 1 SC into each ST, CH 7, SL ST into opposite ST, fasten off.
Row 9: Rejoin at the start of the CH, work 1 SC into each ST (7 SC), work 1 SC into the next 4 SC (15 SC)
Row 10 – 12: CH1, work 1 SC into each ST, turn (15 SC), fasten off after last row.
Note: If row 9 is too complicated, simply fasten off after row 7
CH 16, work 3 rows in SC (15 SC) and sew this part to the bottom part.

 

Join brown yarn into first ST of top row:
Row 13: CH1, work 1 SC into each ST until end (15 SC), turn.
Row 14: SC2tog, work 1 SC into next 11 STS, SC2tog (13 SC), turn
Row 15: SC2tog, work 1 SC into next 9 STS, SC2tog (11 SC), turn
Row 16: SC2tog, work 1 SC into next 7 STS, SC2tog (9 SC), turn
Row 17: SC2tog, work 1 SC into next 5 STS, SC2tog (7 SC), turn
Row 18: SC2tog, work 1 SC into next 3 STS, SC2tog (5 SC), turn
Row 19: SC2tog, work 1 SC into next 1 STS, SC2tog (3 SC), turn
Row 20: SC the last 3 STS together (SC3tog), turn
SL ST all around dog house, fasten off and leave a tail for sewing.

Sew doghouse onto page, just on the outside.
It should form a pocket on the inside.
Cloud:
This is my daughter’s contribution..this was added after I gave her the book 🙂

With yarn, make a magic ring

Rnd 1: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 11 DC into ring, SL ST into top of 3rd ch of 3CH (12 DC)Rnd 2: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 2 DC into each ST, SL ST into top of 3rd ch of 3CH (24 DC)
Rnd 3: CH1, work 1 SC into same ST,
work 1 HDC into next ST,
work 2 DC into next ST,
work 2 DC into next ST
work 1 HDC into next ST,
work 1 SC into next 5 STS,
work 1 HDC into next ST,
work 1 DC and 1 TR into next ST,
work 1 TR and 1 DC into next ST,
work 2 DC into next ST,
work 1 HDC into next ST,
work 1 SC into next 3 STS,
work 2 DC into next ST,
work 2 DC into next ST,
work 1 SC into next 3 STS,
SL ST into next ST and then SL ST all around. Fasten off and leave a tail for sewing.
Attach some blue ribbon strips to one side and sew onto page.
Adding the details:
Sew some small buttons onto the tree top.
I attached a ball shaped button to the doghouse.
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4 Comments

  1. Author

    Ciao – il cane è un extra nella versione pdf a pagamento.
    Ma grazie mille per il tuo complimento!

  2. Buonasera scrivo da Roma sono una nonna.

    Grazie mille per questi stupendi tutorial. Sto facendo la casa delle bambole per la mia nipotina.

    Lei è di una precisione fantastica…anche se non parlo inglese capisco benissimo…
    La seguirò ancora… Volevo chiederle la spiegazione del cagnolino dove posso trovarla?

    RingraziandoLa la saluto cordialmente
    Nonna Franca

  3. So great, this backyard with a swimming pool. I love your patterns. Thanks.

    Have a nice day, Margaret

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