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Susan B. Anderson has been knitting for over 30 years. She has authored five popular knitting books, Itty-Bitty Hats, Itty-Bitty Nursery, Itty-Bitty Toys, Spud & Chloe at the Farm, and Topsy-Turvy Inside-Out Knit Toys. Her next book will be released fall of 2015. Along the way Susan has designed for many magazines and both commercial and independent yarn companies, as well as self-publishing her own pattern line. She has been writing her popular and award-winning knitting blog, www.susanbanderson.blogspot.com, for the last eight years. She has two online workshops on craftsy.com. Susan’s true passion besides designing is teaching knitting workshops, which she is honored to do both nationally and beyond.

Available in print or as a pdf. If purchased as a pdf, you will receive an email with a link for downloading the pdf. You can also access your pdfs from your account page.

If you purchase the print + pdf bundle, we will mail you a printed copy, and you will also receive a pdf copy in the same manner as above.

We offer a range of shipment options through USPS. The shipping cost will depend on order size and destination - our shipping pricing comes directly from USPS.

Shipping is free on orders over $150 shipped within the contiguous US. We charge $9.50 flat-rate shipping for Alaskan and Hawaiian orders over $150.

You will receive a shipping confirmation, including a tracking number once we process your order. We are a small team, and this may take up to 2 business days. For more information on shipping please see our FAQs.

ben & buddy

$ 11

Format:

Available in pdf, or pdf + print book bundle.

    FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:

    9½" [24 cm] tall when standing, 6½" [16.5 cm] body circumference, 3" [7.5 cm] arm length, and 4½" [11.5 cm] leg length

    YARN:

    chickadee / 1 skein each: carrie's yellow 125 (doll) / egret 101 (doll and sweater) / pea coat 110 (doll) / iceland 153 (doll and sweater) / twig 119 (doll and puppy) / winesap 133 (hat, sweater and leash) / river 107 (pants)

    NEEDLES:

    set dpns in size US 3 [3.25 mm] / for sweater: set dpns in size US 5 [3.75 mm]

    GAUGE:

    6½ sts = 1" [2.5 cm] inch in stockinette stitch / for sweater: 5½ sts = 1" [2.5 cm] inch in stockinette stitch

    NOTES:

    Doll is knitted in the round from head to toe. Pattern includes instructions for boy doll, hat, sweater, pants, dog, and leash.

    SKILLS REQUIRED:

    Long-tail and backward loop cast on (link provided), increasing, decreasing, working in the round, Kitchener stitch (link provided), picking up sts, duplicate stitch, whipstitch, i-cord (instructions included). 

    9"x6", 32 pages

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    Susan B. Anderson has been knitting for over 30 years. She has authored five popular knitting books, Itty-Bitty Hats, Itty-Bitty Nursery, Itty-Bitty Toys, Spud & Chloe at the Farm, and Topsy-Turvy Inside-Out Knit Toys. Her next book will be released fall of 2015. Along the way Susan has designed for many magazines and both commercial and independent yarn companies, as well as self-publishing her own pattern line. She has been writing her popular and award-winning knitting blog, www.susanbanderson.blogspot.com, for the last eight years. She has two online workshops on craftsy.com. Susan’s true passion besides designing is teaching knitting workshops, which she is honored to do both nationally and beyond.

    Available in print or as a pdf. If purchased as a pdf, you will receive an email with a link for downloading the pdf. You can also access your pdfs from your account page.

    If you purchase the print + pdf bundle, we will mail you a printed copy, and you will also receive a pdf copy in the same manner as above.

    We offer a range of shipment options through USPS. The shipping cost will depend on order size and destination - our shipping pricing comes directly from USPS.

    Shipping is free on orders over $150 shipped within the contiguous US. We charge $9.50 flat-rate shipping for Alaskan and Hawaiian orders over $150.

    You will receive a shipping confirmation, including a tracking number once we process your order. We are a small team, and this may take up to 2 business days. For more information on shipping please see our FAQs.