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Dolls of Many Nations
Volume 403
The DMC Corporation
Original Copyright 1952

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Making these dolls in the romantic costumes of many nations is a fascinating pastime that you will enjoy tremendously. They make charming, unusual gifts for little girls as well as grown-ups. And for yourself, you'll want to start a doll collection - a hobby in which so many are finding fun and pleasure.

Eleven vintage doll patterns. Miss U.S.A., Miss Spain, Miss Hawaii, Irish Colleen, Miss Italy, Miss Latin America, Miss Holland, English Lavender, Miss Sweden, Miss China, Miss France. 1952.

How to Dress Doll

Steam crocheted pieces lightly. Petticoat-Sew ends of 4-inch ribbon together and run a shirring drawstring ¼-inch from one edge; put on Doll and pull drawstring to fit waist then tie a knot securely. Trim bottom edge with lace if desired. Put crocheted dress on Doll and sew up back.

Crochet Patterns

Miss U.S.A.

SKIRT-With White, ch 46. Row 1-Work 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1 sc in each of next 2 chs, 1 dc in each of next 15 chs, 1 tr in each of next 27 chs. Row 2-Ch 4, turn, 1 tr in 2nd tr, 1 tr in each of next 25 tr, 1 dc in each of next 15 dc, 1 sc in each of next 3 sc, fasten off. Row 3-Turn, with Red, 1 sc in each of first 3 sc, 1 dc in each of next 15 dc, 1 tr in each of next 26 tr, work [a Shell of 3 tr and 2 long tr] in top ch of turning ch-4. (More)


Miss Spain

SKIRT-Waistband-With Red, ch 36 (about 3 ¼ inches), 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1 sc in each remaining ch (35 sc). Row 2-Ch 1, turn, 1 sc in each sc across. Rnd 1 (right side)-Ch 6, turn, 1 tr in 3rd sc, * ch 2, skip next sc, 1 tr in next sc; rpt from STAR around; to join Skirt, ch 2, slip st in 4th ch of ch-6. (More)


Miss Hawaii

PANTIES-With Yellow, ch 38, join (with slip st) into ring. Rnd 1-Ch 1, 1 sc in each ch around, join in first sc (38 sc). Rnd 2-Ch 1, 1 sc in each sc around, join. Rnd 3-Ch 1, 1 sc in back loop of each sc around (thus leaving front loops free for Fringe), join in first sc. (More)


Irish Colleen

BODICE-With Green, ch 37, 1 dc, in 4th ch from hook, 1 dc in each of next 33 chs. Rows 2, 3 and 4-Ch 3 (=1 dc), turn, 1 dc in 2nd dc, 1 dc in each remaining dc, 1 dc in 3rd ch of turning ch. Fasten off. (More)


Miss Italy

SKIRT-With Green, ch 33 (about 3 ¼ inches), 1 dc in 4th ch from hook, 1 dc in each remaining ch. Rnd 1-Ch 5, turn, 1 tr in 2nd dc, ch 1, work [1 tr and ch 1] in each of next 28 dc, 1 tr in top ch of ch-3; to join Skirt, ch 1, slip st in 4th ch of ch-5. (More)


Miss Latin America

SKIRT-With Orange, ch 37 (about 3 ½ inches), 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1 sc in each remaining ch (36 sc). Row 2-Ch 1, turn, 1 sc in each sc across. Rnd l-Ch 4, turn, 1 dc in 2nd sc, ch 1, [1 dc and ch 1] in each remaining sc, join (with slip st in 3rd ch of ch-4). (More)


Miss Holland

SKIRT-With Blue, ch 33, 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1 sc in each remaining ch (32 sc). Row 2-Ch 3, turn, 1 dc in 2nd sc, 1 dc in each of next 30 sc. Rnd l-Ch 5, turn, 1 tr in 2nd dc, ch 1, [1 tr and ch 1] in each of next 29 dc, 1 tr in top ch of ch-3, to join Skirt, ch 1, slip st in 4th ch of ch-5. (More)


English Lavender

BODICE-Ch 14, 1 dc in 4th ch from hook, 1 dc in each of next 10 chs (12 dc including ch-3). Rows 2, 3, 4 and 5-Ch 3, turn, 1 dc in 2nd dc, 1 dc in each of next 9 dc, 1 dc in top ch of ch-3. (More)


Miss Sweden

SKIRT-With Blue, ch 42, 1 tr in 6th ch from hook, ch 1, [1 tr and ch 1] in each of next 36 chs, join (with slip st) in 4th ch of ch-5. Rnd 2-Ch 5, skip joined st, 1 tr in next sp, * ch 1, 1 tr in next tr, ch 1, 1 tr in next sp ; rpt from STAR around; end, ch 1, join in 4th ch of ch-5. (More)


Miss China

COAT-Back-With Blue, ch 28, 1 dc in 4th ch from hook, 1 dc in each remaining ch. Row 2-Ch 3 (=1 dc), turn, 1 dc in 2nd dc, 1 dc in each dc to turning ch, 1 dc in top ch of turning ch (26 dc). Rpt row 2 until 14 rows from beginning. (More)


Miss France

SKIRT-Waistband-Row 1 (right side)-With Blue, ch 33 (about 3 ¼ inches), 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1 sc in each remaining ch (32 sc), fasten off. Row 2-Turn, with White, work 1 sc in each sc across, fasten off. (More)