Scrooge - A Christmas Carol - Ghost of Christmas Present Doll

Here is the Ghost of Christmas Present from A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. 

The doll is 13cms tall, knitted in Double Knitting Wool & Worked Flat.

This pattern would suit a Beginner.

This pattern can be bought as a PDF Digital Download from - Etsy, Love Knitting, Makerist, & Ravelry.


Ghost of Christmas Present

 This is the Ghost of Christmas Present from A Christmas Carol. It was written by Charles Dickens and published on the 19th December 1843.



I have tried to design the doll with the text in mind, but still making it a simple doll to knit:

'...clothed in one simple deep green robe, or mantle, bordered with white fur... breast was bare...'
The doll wears a green coat, sewn to the chest and a white bordered included.

Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come

'...on its head it wore no other covering than a holly wreath...'
This was quite a simple head dress to design, with red single stitches to represent the berries of the holly.


' Girded round its middle was an antique scabbard; but no sword was in it...'
I have made a simple twisted belt for this spirit.

Ghost of Christmas Past

                                 
A Christmas Carol


The doll wears a dress sewn up to the chest

The doll wears a holly wreath as a crown

The coat is lined with white

A Christmas Carol - Charles Dickens






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Finished 23rd November 2016
Joanna Marshall - Edith Grace Designs

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