Baby Bean Doll Base + BONUS: Basic Dress & Diaper
Free pattern viewable on my blog here
The Baby Bean Doll Base is an adorable, little doll that is quick and easy to crochet! Minimal sewing is required, as the head and upper body are crocheted in one piece, the legs and lower body crocheted in one piece, with separate arms to attach. This doll base makes a lovely gift for children who enjoy pocket-sized toys. It is very versatile, as you can use different yarn colors, accessories, and embellishments to customize this doll. Clothing can be made so that little girls and boys can play dress up, too! Turn this doll into a princess, bride or groom, mermaid, or more. Make a cute “mini me” for kids, your family, or friends, and they’ll be sure to love this sweet, unique, and handmade gift!
Want to customize this doll? Here are some add-ons you can get!
4 ½ inches (11.5 cm) tall
★★☆☆☆ Easy / Familiar Beginner
Requires familiarity with stitches used (below) and sewing pieces together.
Stitches/Terms (US Terms):
• MR: magic ring
• Ch: chain
• Sl st: slip stitch
• Sc: single crochet
• Inc: increase
• Dec: decrease
• I-cord (video tutorial available)
• Medium weight 4 yarn
• 2.75 mm hook
• Fiberfill stuffing
• Pair of 7mm plastic safety eyes
• White pipe cleaner (to stabilize neck)
• Yarn needle