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vintage baby matinee coats 1930s knitting patterns

*Bestway 61: Great vintage baby matinee jacket knitting pattern from 1930s. There are 4 designs to fit 1-3 months or 19 inch chest. There is one with round edges and embroidered roses call Rosebud, Rainbow is also embroidered at edges but is more of a jacket with square neck and full skirt, Bouquet is a stright sided jacket with bow at v neck these three are all knitted in vintage 3ply that will knit to modern 4ply - always knit a tension square. If you would like a smaller size then try using modern 3ply. The other pattern is in vintage 2ply, so will work better in modern 3ply, it is called Moonbeam and is simple magyar style with embroidered motif in corners at front of jacket. Beautiful, retro designs. Pattern for sale is in nice condition.

original pattern as shown £4.50

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vintage baby dress knitting pattern 1930s

*Bairnswear 1274: Great vintage baby girls dress knitting pattern from 1930s. There are 3 designs for 1-2 years or 20-22 inch chest. There is one called Tosy-turvy has cable stitch to give nice fit at bodice, Jinx has an all over pattern and long sleeves and edge detail. The one on the front model has fair isle bands at hem, waist and cuffs of short puff sleeves. They are all knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply for sizes stated or 3ply for smaller sizes. So cute.

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vintage baby pramset knitting patterns 1930s

*Bairnswear 1426: Great vintage baby pram suit knitting pattern from 1930s. There are two designs the one on the model and one with a lacy skirt to the coat and edge to the bonnet. To fit 20 inch chest knitted in vintage 3ply which should knit upto modern 4ply. Always work a tension square.

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vintge baby vest knitting patterns from 1940s

Bestway 1019: Great vintage 1940s baby knitting pattern for vest. Great additon to any modern baby's wardrobe - keep baby warm the old fashioned way - with layers. There are instructions for  5 different vests to fit newborn 15 inch chest to 18 inches. there are instructions for a long sleeve rib, cross over raglan with long sleeves, short sleeve magyar, square necked all knitted in vintage 3ply - try modern 4ply and one in vintage 2ply try modern 3ply for this one. Or for really small sizes try knitting in modern 3ply.

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vintage bestway 1101 baby cardigan knitting pattern from 1940s

*Bestway 1101: Great vintage baby cardigan knitting pattern from 1940s. This is a lovely retro pattern that has its place in a modern babies wardrobe.  This pattern will fit 18, 22 and 26 inch chest - from birth to school years. Knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square. A basic V neck with set in sleeves in a twisted rib design. Very nostalgic but also very practical.

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bestway 1420 baby hats and matinee jacket knitting pattern from wartime 1940s *Bestway 1420: Great vintage baby helmet knitting pattern 1930s. How is this for pure retro! Trio of baby boys pixie caps knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square and change needles if needed. Modern 3ply will make a slightly smaller size. To fit 18 months to 3 years, so cute! And so easy to knit. Included in this pattern is a pretty matinee coat in a chevron lace pattern to fit birth -6 months - I have made this one and it is so cute - so are the caps which are all the same basic pattern so very easy to knit and take so little wool less then 50g each!

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vintage Bestway A2407 baby knitting pattern for matinee jackets and bonnets from 1940s

*Bestway A2407: Great vintage baby matinee jacket set knitting pattern from 1940s. This wartime pattern has instructions for two little sets. One in a knitted ridge pattern with pretty bonnet, which is created by using a very large needle for one row and smaller ones knitting a few more rows. The other is a crocheted set with loopy stitch round the edges and a pretty loopy brim to the bonnet. The knitted one is to fit 9-18 months and the crochet one to fit birth - 6 months.

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vintage crochet pattern for matinee coat and bonnet from wartime 1940s Bestway A2451

*Bestway A2451cr: Great vintage CROCHET pattern for baby matinee set from wartime 1940s. This little set is worked in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply for the sizes stated or modern 3ply for a smaller size. To fit birth to 9 months or18-20 inch chest. There are instructions for a matinee coat, bonnet, bootees and mittens. Nice easy crochet pattern for that retro look.

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vintage baby cardigan knitting pattern from BestwayA2661 from 1940s

*Bestway A2661: Great vintage baby cardigan knitting pattern from 1940s. With economy in mind this little pattern has three different designs, all knitted in vintage 3ply. Try modern 4ply in a tension square. Each one has a V neck and set in sleeves. There are instructions for the panel lace to fit 9-15 months or 20-21 inch chest. The simple stocking stitch with embroidered spots will fit 15-12 months and is for a 21-22 inch chest. And the little ridge pattern one at the centre of the picture is to fit birth -6 months or 19-20 inch chest. If smaller sizes are needed try modern 3ply. Always work a tension square.

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vintage baby Bestway knitting pattern with fair ils ducks round edge jumper and cardigan A2748

*Bestway A2748: Great vintage baby jumper and cardigan knitting pattern from 1940s. To fit 6-12 months or 20 inch chest. Sweet little chicks play round the bottom of each. The cardigan has a nice high V and they both have set in sleeves, the jumper has short sleeves, but easily made long, see instructions for the cardigan. Knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square.

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vintage baby cardigan knitting pattern 1950s Bestway B2935

*Bestway B2935: Great vintage baby cardigan knitting pattern from 1950s. This lovely pattern has two designs, both have set in sleeves, nice deep welts and lace chevron pattern I have made both of these and they knit up beautifully. To fit 18-20 inch chest this is the one with little shoes to match and 19-21 inch chest fo the one below. They are both knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply. If you would like to try for a smaller size then use modern 3ply. Always work a tension square.

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vintage baby knitted vest pattern 1950s

*Bestway 3421: Great vintage baby vest knitting pattern form 1950s. Three different styles in two sizes. To fit 16-17  and 18-19 inch chest. There are instructions for the crossover, envelope and yoked neck. You can work long or short sleeves. Knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply or keep to the 3ply for smaller sizes. Always work a tenison square.

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vintage baby vest knitting pattern from 1960s

*Bestway 4047:  Great vintage baby vest and shawl knitting pattern 1969. This  pretty shawl and vest pattern, the vest in two sizes to fit 16" and 18" chest in 3ply, shawl aslo in 3ply. Try modern 4ply. Work tension square to make sure of size.

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*Copley 3054: Great vintage baby knitting pattern from late 1940s. There are instructions for baby vest, piltch, bootees and a shawl - the shawl measures 58 inches and instructions to make a smaller version 34 inches square. The vest is to fit 14-16 inches. Knitted in vintage 2ply which will be simialr to modern 4ply. Always work a tension square.

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vintage baby dress set with shawl knitting pattern 1930s

*Golden Eagle 40: Great vintage for matinee set from late 1940s. There are instructions for  dress, jacket and bonnet and scull cap for boy, also crossover vest, tie neck vest, piltch, bootees, binder and shawl all knitted in 'pearlsheen' yarn which knitted to a modern 4ply yarn - always work a tension square. To fit upto 22 inch chest.

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vintage baby knitting pattern from 1950 cape

*Ladyship 3186: Great vintage baby knitting pattern for cape from 1940s. This super pattern has instructions for nice warm cape with lined hood and mittens and bootees to match. To fit 1-6 months and 6-12 months, in two sizes. Knitted in vintage chubby wool which was a thick double knitting type of yarn. Try baby double knitting or baby aran in a tension square and see which works best. Bootees and mittens and lining of hood is in modern 4ply.

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vintage baby knitting pattern for dressing gown from 1950s

*Ladyship 4080: Great vintage baby dressing gown knitting pattern from 1960s. This is a lovely pattern with instructions for simple to knit dressing gown for that bit of extra warmth in the winter to fit 22-23 and 24-25 inch chest. Knitted in vintage quickerknit so try modern baby double knitting - length is adjustable. As children we always had a new dressing gown and pyjamas for Christmas - I can remember knitting my youngest brother this little one in 1960, he was almost one year old.

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vintage baby 1960s knitting pattern for baby slippers and jacket

*Ladyship 4261: Great vintage baby cardigan and shoes from 1960s. This super pattern has instructions for little matinee jacket or cardigan, so simple to knit with set in sleeves, very little shaping and moss stitch borders. To fit  19-20 inch chest and 21-22 inch chest. Knitted in vintage 3ply baby wool, so try modern 4ply. Pattern is in nice condition.

original pattern as shown £2.50

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vintage baby jacket knitting pattern 1950s

*Lavenda 179: Great vintage babies cardigan knitting pattern from 1950s. There are instructions to knit this pretty little cardigan as shown on the front to fit 9-18 months or 22-23 inch chest. There are also instructions for a little patterned cardigan the same size. Knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square.

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vintage baby matinee coat knitting pattern from 1950s lavenda

*Lavenda 547: Great vintage baby matinee jacket knitting pattern from 1950s. There are instructions for two different jackets both knitted in vintage baby 3ply or try modern 4ply. To fit 20-21 inch chest. One is traditonal with chevrons on the skirt, the other has a simple fair isle border.

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vintage baby romper knitting pattern from 1930s

*Little Pals 121: Great vintage baby romper knitting pattern from 1930s. These super little romper suits are so cosy and retro - and so very practical. There are 4 different ones including one for a little girl with a frill at the bottom edge. Knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square To fit 19-20 inch chest.

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vintage baby matinee jacket knitting pattern 1970s

*Lister Lee Target K9196: Great vintage knitting pattern for little matinee jacket. This pattern is for a button up coat with patterned skirt and raglan sleeves. There are bootees and a little bonnet to match. Lovely retro gift. To fit 18-20 inch chest knitted in vintage quicker knit so try modern baby double knitting for size given or 4ply for bit smaller. Knitted in 3ply it will be lovely for a new born.

 

vintage baby knitting pattern for angel tops dresses 1970

*M&C 388: Great vintage baby dress knitting patten from 1970s. This pretty pattern has instructions for one knitted and one crocheted dress to fit 16 and 18 inch chest, ideal for the new born this one. The knitted one is worked in one peice to the armholes and the crocheted one is started at the neck edge. Worked in modern 4ply. Pattern is in lovely condition.

original pattern as shown £2.00

vintage baby layette knitting pattern from magazine 1930s

*MNBC01: Great vintage baby layette knitting pattern from the 1940s. This wartime pattern is simple and practical. There are instructions for  dress, matinee coat, bonnet, bootees, vest and shawl (44inches square) The dress to fit up to 20 inch chest. Original was knitted in white with blue trim knitted in vintage 3ply in moss stitch and stocking stitch. Try tension square with modern 4ply.

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vintage baby cardigan knitting pattern with fair ilse duck design Penelope 1712

*Penelope1574: Great vintage matinee coat knitting pattern from 1940s. This pattern has 3 different styles all in vintage 2ply, so try modern 3ply in a tension square. Dainty and warm, very retro.

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vintage penelope 1574 knitting pattern for matinee jackets

*Penelope 1712: Great vintage 1950s knitting pattern for baby cardigan with chicks. Lovely design with with cross stitch chick on the front are so easy to knit, either shawl V neck or button through. To fit 1-12 months in three sizes.18, 19, and 20 inch chest. Worked in a quickerknit so try either double knitting or 4ply and a change of needles to get size right. The double knitting will probably work well. Pattern is in lovely condition.

original pattern as shown £2.00

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vintage 1417 pram set knitting pattern from 1970s

*Poppletons 1417: Great vintage baby pram set knitting pattern from 1970s. This lovely design has leggings, coat, bonnet or pull on hat and mittens all knitted in stocking stitch and garter stitch -so easy. The retro shaped bonnet is so gorgeous! To fit 18 and 20 inch chest in a quick knit yarn or baby double knitting or a rounded 4ply. Always work a tension square. The coat is knitted sideways in one peice, this is so easy and a lot less sewing up! Pattern is in nice condition,

original pattern as shown £2.00

vintage baby dress knitting pattern from viyella baby knitting book 1930s

*VB2-Dress set: Great vintage knitting pattern for baby dress form 1930s. This little frock is to fit 17 inches, so is ideal for a new born and is knitted in modern 4ply. Always work a tension square. Blackberry stitch is used for the skirt and bootees, waist and sleeves have smocking - very easy to do over the rib.

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vintage baby matinee jackets from viyella baby book 1930s

*VB3-Matinee jacket: Great vintage knitting patten for smocked cardigan 1930s. This little cardigan matches the above dress and bootees. Knitted in modern 4ply to fit 18 inch chest, with tie at waist very pretty.

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viyella baby book 1930s cardigan knitting patterns

*VB4- Cardigans: Great vintage cardigan knitting pattern from 1930s. These were known as 'battledress' matinees and were wonderfully warm for little ones. To fit upto 19 inch chest and knitted in modern 4ply - for lacy one work in modern 3ply. Always work a tension square. They should fit from birth to 3 months.

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vintage baby pram set from Viyella knitting pattern book

*VB16-Pramset: Great vintage all in one pramsuit knitting pattern 1930s. This one is so very nostalgic, so 1930s! There are instructions for a beret for boys and a bonnet for little girls. Being knitted all in one there are no gaps for the cold to get to baby, with tie at waist, there are mittens to match. To fit 20 inch chest. Knitted in vintage 3ply so try modern 4ply in a tension square.

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vintage baby cape knitting pattern 1930s

*Viyella 2390: Fabulous vitnage knitting pattern for lacy cape 1930s. This is a super pattern for cape with bonnet, worked in feather and fan stitch, so easy and so delicate knitted in vintage 3ply - try modern 4ply in a tension square. The cloak is 19 inches long, but can be made longer or shorter to your needs. To fit 3-12 months. Great for a christening.

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vintage baby matinee sets knitting pattern 1930s

*Viyella 3342: Great vintage knitting pattern for 3 different mattinee coats from 1930s. These sweet little jackets are knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply for sizes stated or a modern 3ply for smaller sizes. Each jacket has matching bootees. To fit 18, 19 and 20 inch chest.

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vintage baby jacket knitting pattern wartime 1940s

Weldons A552: Great vintage baby matinee coats knitting pattern from 1940s. This pair are knitted in one piece in vintage 3ply so try modern 4ply in a tension square. To fit 20-21 inch chest. One is knitted in garter stitch in the Magyar style and the other in stocking stitch  with raglan effect sleeves. Pattern is a little worn and scuffed.

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vintage baby vest and cardigan knitting pattern weldons 1940s *Weldons A776: Great vintage baby knitting pattern for matinee and underwear from 1940s. This wartime pattern has a super range of items to give yourf baby that cosy retro style. There are instructions for piltch, rib vest long or short sleeved, long bootees, short bootees, mittens and a little jacket. All are knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply for size stated or a modern 3ply for a smaller size. To fit 20-21 inch chest.  Pattern is a little worn and scuffed.

original pattern as described SALE £1.50

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vintage babymatinees coat knitting pattern 1930s

*Weldons A1132: Great vintage baby matinee coat knitting pattern from 1940s. This lovely wartime pattern for reto baby jacket has 3 designs. To fit birth to 9 months or 20, 21 and 24 inch chest. The smallest is the top one which is in butterfly stitch, the 21 inch chest is the one with lace panels and the bottom one is the largest one. All knitted in vintage 3ply, so try mdoern 4ply for sizes stated or modern 3ply for smaller sizes.

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vintage baby cardigna knitting pattern 1950s Weldons

*Weldons B1500: Great vintage babies cardigan knitting pattern from 1950s. This lovely pattern has instructions for two little cardigans to fit 6-12 months or 18-19 and 20-21 inch chest. One is raglan and the other one is magyar style - both have bootees to match. Knitted in vintage 3ply. For sizes stated try modern 4ply, for smaller sizes try modern 3ply.

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vintage baby cardigan knitting pattern 1950s

*Weldons B1521: Great vintage baby cardigan, bootees and shawl knitting pattern from 1950s. Knitted in vintage Kwiknit which was similar to modern 4ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square. Cardigan to fit birth to 3 months and 3-6 months or 17-18 and 19-20 inch chest. The shawl measures 30 by 37 inches. Pattern is in nice condition.

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vintage baby pram set knitting pattern 1950s

*Weldons B1550: Great vintage baby pram set knitting pattern from 1950s. This pretty suit is knitted in thick wool that should knit to modern 4ply or even baby double knitting - always work a tension square. The little coat has cables and the leggings are knitted in moss stitch. The bonnet has a row of double crochet at the front edge. To fit 19-20 inch chest.

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vintage toddler caot set knitting pattern 1940s

*Wendy499: Great vintage toddler outdoor set knitting pattern from early 1950s. This super pattern with beret and footless leggings and box pleated coat is so very typical of the times and shouts nostalgia. To fit 18-24 months, so for the toddler this one. To fit 24 inch chest. Knitted in vintage 3ply so try modern 4ply in a tension square and change needles if needed.

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vintage baby outdoor set knitting patterns

*Whitehead 688: Great vintage baby boys set from 1960. This super set  has a cap with chin strap, sweater, cardigan and little shorts - to fit 18, 20 and 22 inch chest. Knitted in double knitting using a puff stitch that is easy to master.

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vintage baby layette knitting pattern form 1940s

*Wolsey 716: Great vintage baby layette knitting pattern from 1940s. This post war pattern has instructions for  vest, knickers, mittens, bootees, dress, bonnet, jacket and shawl in easy to knit pattern. See below for details of the shawl. Knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply for size stated or modern 3ply for smaller new born size. Dress is 17 inch chest and the coat will fit upto a 22 inch chest and bonnet is 12 inches round face. Lovely set.

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vintage baby 4ply shawl knitting pattern 1940s

*Wolsey 716 Shawl: Great vintage baby shawl knitting pattern is included in them pattern above but can be bought seperately. Shawl is knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply for size stated. Should take a little less than 300g to make and will measure roughly 46 inches square.

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