Coco Holly Tops-Turvy Doll
Crocheted hippie Holly and knitted socialite Coco are joined at the waist in this delightful toy. This topsy-turvy doll is an intermediate pattern.
Designer Annie Modesitt
Yarn: Tahki Cotton Classic Lite, (100% cotton; 146 yd [135 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #4003 linen white (A), #4248 milk chocolate (B), #4725 deep leaf green (C), #4995 deepest red (D), #4533 bright yellow (E), #4702 chartreuse (F), #4532 pale lemon yellow (G), #4009 grey (H), #4017 steel grey (J), #4336 bittersweet chocolate (K), 1 skein each.
Hook: Sizes C/2 (2.75 mm) and D/3 (3.25 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Needle: Size 2 (2.75 mm) 12″ straight and set of 4 double-pointed needles. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Stitch marker (m); about 50 g of stuffing or roving in white and brown; yarn needle; about fifty 2–3mm pearl beads; about 80 size 6° green glass beads; beading needle or needle threader to thread beads onto yarn; one 1/2″ black/brown belt buckle; 12″ of 1″ wide black elastic; sewing thread to match elastic.
Gauge: 20 sts = 4″ in sc with smaller hook; 19 sts = 4″ in dc with larger hook; 28 sts and 38 rows = 4″ in St st.
Skill Level: Intermediate