Mermaid Doll

Mermaid Doll

VIEW INTRODUCTION AND LINK PAGE HERE!

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SKILL LEVEL:
Easy: Basic stitches

MATERIALS:
Yarns:
-Scraps of double knitting/light worsted yarn in any color (I used blue)

Hooks & Notions:
-Size 3.50 mm Hook
-Yarn Needle
– Thread and Needle
– 2 x small flower buttons approx 1 cm in diameter (optional)

I use US Crochet stitch terminology

Instructions: 

GET THE COMPLETE AND DETAILED INSTRUCTIONS TO MAKE THE DOLL HERE:
DOLLHOUSE PART EIGHT

Mermaid Tail/Jumpsuit:

Skirt:
CH 21

Work 1 SC into the 2nd CH from hook, work 1 SC into each CH until end (20 SC);
continue working in the round;
SL ST into 1 SC, CH 1, work 1 SC into each SC all around;
use a stitch marker to help keep track of rounds
RND 3 – 6: Work 1 SC into each SC all around
Fasten off and weave in ends

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Fins: (make 4)
CH 9

Work 1 SC into 2nd CH from hook;
work 1 HDC into next CH;
work 1 DC into next CH;
work 1 TR into next 3 CH;
work 1 DC into next CH;
work 1 HDC into last CH
Fasten off and leave a tail for sewing

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Creating The Tail:

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Sew two fins together (use the tail of one fin), but leave the top and a few stitches un-worked on the side
Fasten off and weave any remaining used tail in.
Use Photo as guide
Note: one fin will be sewed with the wrong side facing outwards – match the shapes

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Divide the skirt in half – 10 STS on the left and 10 STS on the right;
sew one finished fin using the first 10 STS; then repeat with the second fin using the last 10 STS

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The Straps: (make 2)
CH 21 – Note: leave a starting tail for sewing

Work 1 SC into the 2nd CH from hook, work 1 SC into the next 12 STS;
work 1 HDC into the next ST;
work 1 DC into the next 2 STS;
work 1 HDC into next ST;
work 1 SC into the last 3 STS (20 STS)

Fasten off and leave a tail for sewing

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Sew on a Flower Button onto each strap (optional)

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Sew straps into position 🙂

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One Princess turned into a Mermaid!

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