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Materials Needed:
1. Plain white or pale pink stretch sock, size 1 year
2. Sewing thread to match sock, fabrics, and yarn
3. Fiberfill
4. Pink crayon
5. Small amount white cotton fabric.
6. Brown and red embroidery floss.
7. Yellow fingering-weight yarn
8. White eyelet trim 1 1/2" wide, 1 yard
9. White loopy braid trim 3/8" wide, 11" long

1. Pencil
2. Ruler
3. Scissors
4. Sewing Machine
5. Sewing and embroidery needles
6. Compass
7. Iron

1. From white cotton fabric, cut 11 1/2" x 6" rectangle.
2. With right side inward and making 1/4" seam, stitch 6" edges together, forming tube.
3. Fold tube so that seam is centered; stitch one end (bottom) closed with 1/4" seam.
4. Still wrong side out, turn body so that one side edge is facing you.
5. Spread bottom corner to flatten into triangle and stitch across triangle 3/4" above point.
6. Repeat on opposite corner, thus "boxing" bottom of body.
7. Turn raw edges at top 1/4" to wrong side. Baste along fold.
8. Turn body to right side; stuff, then pull basting thread to gather neck, leaving 1/2" diameter opening.

1. Flatten toe of sock; mark a line 5" from toe seam. Cut on marked line through double thickness.
2. Stuff toe with a firm, apple-sized ball of fiberfill.
3. Gently push face upward to form 2" long neck. Wrap thread around neck to secure.
4. Insert neck of head into neck of body; tack in place.

Neck Ruff:
1. For neck ruff, cut 3" x 18" piece of eyelet fabric; fold in half lengthwise, wrong side inward.
2. Press short ends under 1/4" and baste close to long unfinished edge.
3. Place ruff around neck. Pull basting to fit neck; secure gathers.

1. Cut two 7" lengths of eyelet; press short ends under 1/2".
2. Gather unfinished edges to 2 1/2".
3. Stitch gathered edge to each side of body back, having center of each wing curve out slightly so eyelet extends beyond body side.

1. Stitch short ends of braid together, forming loop.
2. Tack to hair.

To Finish:
1. With two strands of floss in needle, inserting needle from back of head, make brown outline-stitch eyes and matching straight-stitch lashes.
2. Work red backstitch mouth.
3. With one strand floss work fly-stitch nose.
4. Rouge cheeks with crayon.
5. For hair, cut 60 24" strands of yarn.
6. Wind a strand of yarn around two extended fingers of one hand; tie together at center with matching thread.
7. Make 60 sets of curls in this manner.
8. Tack curls to head.