Benji's Ballet gear is patterned to fit the Benji doll, below.
The set includes leg warmers, ballet shoes, a tutu and hair ties. Make a set in a bunch of colors!
Yarn: 100% wool, worsted weight, 120 yards for the leotard, leg warmers and ballet show color and 30 yards each for the tutu layers
Needles & Notions: One set 5 straight needles, a second set size 5 needles, preferably 29” circulars, a yarn needle and a crochet hook (optional)
Note: the tutu ruffles are worked back and forth in rows. The Circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of cast on stitches; you may also use a set of long size 5 needles
Additional Materials: 1/8” silk ribbon to embellish the ballet shoes (optional)
Finished Size: To fit Benji dolls
Level: Advanced beginner