Mini Me Boy & Girl Dolls - Make a Custom Chibi Doll!

by - July 13, 2018

The 'Mini Me' Dolls Pattern provides written instructions with photo references for a pair of adorable, little boy and girl dolls! Each doll is quick to work up and can easily be customized to look like you by using different yarn colors, hair attachment methods, accessories, and embellishments!

This custom doll is a heartfelt and personalized gift for children, family, friends, and loved ones, and can make a wonderful holiday surprise!

This 12-page PDF pattern includes complete written instructions with accompanying photo references for crocheting both the boy/male and girl/female dolls.

Finished Measurements

Height: 5 inches (12.5 centimeters)


Familiar Beginner / Intermediate. Requires familiarity with stitches used (below), changing color, joining rounds, sewing parts together, and embroidering facial features.

Stitches/Terms Used (Written in US Terminology)

MR: magic ring (a.k.a. magic circle, magic loop)
Ch: chain
Sc: single crochet
Sl st: slip stitch (insert hook, YO, pull through both loops)
Dec: decrease (single crochet two stitches together)
Inc: increase (two single crochet in same stitch)
Dc: double crochet
Dc-inc: double crochet increase (two double crochet in same stitch)


  • Yarn: Medium worsted weight (4) yarn in skin, hair, and clothing colors. (I used Caron Simply Soft Country Peach for the skin, and other color varieties for the clothing and hair.)
  • 2.75mm crochet hook (or suitable hook to crochet without gaps between stitches)
  • Pair of plastic safety eyes for each doll (I used 8mm eyes)
  • Fiberfill stuffing
  • Yarn needle for sewing
  • Scissors
(Also available on Etsy.)

This pattern is © 2018 Sweet Softies, For personal use only. You may not copy, alter, distribute, or sell this pattern in any way. You may sell finished items made with this pattern if you credit Sweet Softies as the designer and link to my website, Etsy shop, or Facebook page. No wholesale.

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