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IMAGINATION IS THE EYE OF THE SOUL Joseph Joubert. I am a mother of four...I still remember the smile that refused to go away for weeks after our daughters birth. To have a little girl appear after three sons seemed such a miracle. I have always enjoyed My Doll World, sharing it with Lara when she was little. Today I design knitted outfits for miniature dolls and enjoy every minute of it. The fact that the outfits are removable is what makes it so special for me. Using ever finer threads has opened so many MINIATURE DESIGN opportunities.

Monday, February 13, 2012

Miniature Knitting Pattern for BELLY BUTTON BABY

This Miniature 1:12 scale knitted outfit began with me wanting to make a matinee jacket for the Sean Pattern....

Then I thought how can I make a gown with dropped points.
So I tried it out on a petticoat, it worked so I am one step closer to a new gown I want to knit.

 I would so like to see a motive in tatting in very fine thread up the center front of this gown or some bullion rose embroidery. 
Maybe even some bead-work...still all in my head.

Even though the texture of the knitted fabric is very fine,  embroidery on knitting is difficult if you want to achieve a perfect finish.
I thought of putting that material  that dissolves in water on the back of the panel before I try the embroidery.


Once again a Round Shawl
which is so much easier to drape inside a pram!

The pattern gives a choice of a bonnet with or without frills.
This pattern still needs to be test knitted


  1. Me quedo asombrada! Unos maravillosos trabajos!

  2. There is no perfect adjective to describe your stunning work...you have an amazing talent.

    Linda x

  3. Linda all I can say to you is "Thank you", I enjoy knitting every stitch...and when a plan comes together, it simply pleases my soul!
    I also enjoy my blog and have you to thank for the inspiration to begin.....

    When I see all the comments that people take the trouble to write inspires one to do even greater designs Thanks you to everyone.

    Sharon xxxx

  4. Sharon....it shows in your work that you love what what you do. I am so thrilled to think that I may have inspired you to start you blog..... pleases me greatly...lol!!!

    Linda x