Little Cable Turtleneck for Dolls Knitting Pattern


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This little top-down seamless sweater fits all Dovegray Dolls or members of the Little Animal Family. It can be knit from any sport-weight yarn.

If you’ve never knitted a cabled sweater before, you’ll enjoy learning this simple technique. It makes a graphic statement on a tiny garment!

These tiny sweaters work up so quickly. Your doll will be warm and cozy (and looking so stylish) in no time!

Finished Size: To fit all 14" Dovegray Dolls or members of the Little Animal Family


  • 6 sts and 9 rds per 1" in stockinette stitch on 3.75mm/U.S. size 5 needles


Sample uses Brown Sheep “Nature Spun Sport” (100% wool, 184 yards [168m] per 1.75oz/50g skein) in Aran N91.


  • Size 3.75mm/U.S. size 5 needles for working small circumferences in the round: DPNs, 1 long circular, or 2 short circulars


  • Yarn needle for finishing
  • 6 stitch markers
  • Cable needle
  • Waste yarn for holding sleeve stitches

Please note: All of the clothes designed for Dovegray Dolls and animals in the Little Animal Family are interchangeable and will fit all of the dolls and softies in these collections.

Also: The Dovegray Dolls and Little Animals are special and are not meant to be played with by unsupervised babies or small children who might swallow the small pieces of their wardrobes, or chew off an ear or a leg. Please use your judgement and watch your baby or child carefully when they are playing with handmade softies, or any toys with smaller parts. Thank you!

Please note: This pattern is available as a downloadable PDF pattern only. You will need Adobe Reader to view and print this pattern on your home computer.