This is the pattern I have used for my first doll, it is a revised version of this pattern:
So all the original credit goes them.
A Basic Female Doll.
This is how to crochet a basic female doll it takes practice but make a great doll in time.
You will need:
something to make the face of the doll.
A small crochet hook
some toy stuffing.
Increase (inc) = Two stitches in one,
sl st= slip stich
*....* = repeat until you have the number of stiches in the brackes
- Magic ring of 5 st (5)
- inc in each st (10)
- *inc st* (15)
- *inc st* (20)
- *inc st* (25)
- - 12. (25)
13.*3st, dec* (20)
14. *2st, dec* (15)
- begin to make face and stuff shape.
15. *st, dec* (10)
Fasten off with sl st, put to one side
Arms and Legs
- Magic ring (5)
- inc (10)
- - 4. (10)
5. dec st in next 7 st (8)
- - 14 (8)
if making legs do an extra 5 rows.
Fasten off with sl st, make two arms and two legs
hold together legs, insert through one loop in each and yarn over.
Continue corocheting on stiches of both legs until you have sixteen stiches- this is how the body starts
8. dec, 6sc, dec 6sc (14)
11. inc 4 (18)
12 – 13. inc 1 (19)
14.dec 1 (18)
15.Attach arms the same way as legs
16. dec, 5 st, dec, 5st dec (12)
add hair and clothes and enjoy your new doll.