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vintage knitting pattern from bairnswear for little girls dresses 1930s

Bairnswear 52: Great vintage girl's dress knitting pattern from 1930s. This is s lovely pattern with 4 different designs including the one shown on the front. All to fit 23-24 inch chest or 3 year old, with one that is a 22 inch chest. They are knitted in vintage 2ply (modern 3ply) and vintage 3ply (modern 4ply). This finer wool gives them a delicate, pretty very retro look. Always work a tension square.

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vintge knitting patterns for babies

Bairnswear 94: Great vintage knitting pattern for girls dresses age 2-3 years. Knitted in in vintage 2ply (modern 3ply) and vintage 3ply (modern 4ply). There are 4 styles. To fit chest 21"-22" length 16-17" but is adjustable, look great with tights of little trousers, very 'trendy'

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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 dress and pixie hood knitting pattern for little girls 1940s

Bestway 724: Great vintage knitting pattern for little girl's dress, pixie hood and gloves. The dress is to fit 2-3years old or a 21 inch chest. Vintage 3ply that would have knitted more to a modern 4ply, always work a tension square. The hood and gloves are to fit the same age and the gloves are knitted on two needles. The hood is knitted in similar to modern double knitting, or 4ply for a smaller version.

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vintage girls dress knitting pattern 1940s

Bestway 780: Great vintage girl's dress knitting pattern 1940s. This pattern has two designs to fit 2 and 3 year old or 20.5 inch chest for the one with a pleated skirt and 22inch chest for smocked one (worked on the ribbing once finished) Both are knitted in 3ply so try modern 4ply in a tension square.

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vintage baby knitting pattern for baby dress 1940

Bestway 802: Great little vintage knitting patten for baby dress to fit 1, 2 and 3 year old, with puff sleeves and simple stripes and  cute peter pan collar. The stripes are knitted in a large needle and small needle creating a lace stripe. To fit 22-24 inch chest worked in vintage 2ply, so this will be modern 3ply.

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bestway dress knitting pattern from 1940s

Bestway 1017: Great vintage little girl's dress knitting pattern from 1940s. This little dress with simple wide box pleats from a neat yoke and puff sleeves. There is simple fair isle on the yoke that can be omitted or worked in silk ribbon for that special vintage look. There are instructions for a pair of knickers as well. To fit 26 inch chest. Always work a tension square.

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vintage childs knitting pattern for dress 1940s

Bestway 1050: Great 1940s vintage knitting pattern for little girl's dress with smocked effect yoke and cuffs. To fit 3-4 years (21" chest) small wartime pattern knitted art silk mixture probably of a 4ply weight, try tension square and see if you need to change needles with the yarn that you choose to get tension correct for size. So pretty with pom-poms at neck and contrast stitching on smocking effect (so easy to do)

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girls dress knitting pattern vintage 1930s two styles Bestway 1084: Great little girl's dress knitting pattern from 1930s. This pattern has instructions for two styles of dress. One to fit 3-4 years Princess style or 23 inch chest  - the one with panda and the other one is for 2-3 years, gathered skirt and collar 22 inch chest. Always work a tension square both in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply.

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vintage girls dress from 1940s knitting pattern

Bestway 1135: Great vintage knitting pattern for pretty little girl's dress from 1940s. This little dress and knicker set is to fit 2-3 years or22 inch chest. Knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square.

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vintage girls dress knitting pattern from 1940s knitting patterns

Bestway 1672: Great vintage knitting pattern from the 1940s for little girls dress. This one is to fit around 3 years old or chest 24 inch. The trellis smocked effect is very easy to work and it is knitted in modern 4ply, so work a tension square and see if you need to adjust needles. The little knickers have pocket for her hankie!

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vintage baby dress and bonnet knitting pattern 1940s

Bestway A2406: Great vintage knitting pattern for a dress and cardigan set for toddler from 1940s. This lovely pattern has instructions for this easy to knit dress and simple, button at neck cardigan. Knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply. Knitted with moss stitch yoke and embroidered panel. The skirt is made of panels of moss and stocking stitch, forming box pleats. The jacket is embroidered round the border and buttons at the neck. Should fit up to a 23 inch chest. From 1-2 years. Dress measures 18 inches.

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baby dress knitting pattern 1920s BD Carole: Great vintage baby dress knitting pattern from around 1920. These little dresses are from a book left to my by my Great Grandmother over 50 years ago. I have knitted several of them over the years and they work out very nicely - ribbons help with some of the plainer ones. Length is sometimes given but not always chest measurement as the style give freedom of sizing. Mostly knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square. This one is for 16 inch length and 22 inch chest. This is a pretty pattern and easy to knit, great for the toddler.

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baby dress irene from 1920s

BD Irene: Great vintage toddlers dress knitting pattern for little girl. This super pattern is knitted in vintage 3ply and angora, try modern 4ply and use modern 4ply angora for this one. To fit 23 inch chest and 17 inches. Great for a little girl who wants a retro look. This pattern comes with pictures on the back page of other patterns that were available at the time.

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vintage girls dress knitting pattern 1940s

CH3PA: Great vintage dress knitting pattern to fit young girl from 1940s. This is a lovely pattern from a Canadian magazine during the war. Knitted in vintage 3ply so try modern 4ply and should fit 23 inch chest. Always work a tension square.

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vintage girl's dress 1930s

Copley 576: Fabulous vintage knitting pattern for girl's dress from 1930s. This pattern has instructions for this smart little dress to fit 4-5 years or 25 inch chest. Knitted in vintage 4ply, try modern 4ply in a tension square as needle size suggests this might be okay. Fashionable colours at the time were suggested Chinese Red as the main colour and natural and black at neck and wrist. Very easy to knit this one - great for authenticity for costume in theatre, film, period events and museum displays.

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vintage girls dress knitting pattern 1940s

Copleys 3059: Great vintage girl's dress knitting pattern 1940s. This pattern has three different designs to fit 22-23 inch chest, length is adjustable, each design had little puff sleeves and is knitted in vintage 'crycelle' which was similar to modern 4ply, always try a tension square and change needles if needed. Very pretty and very retro.

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vintagegirls dress knitting pattern 1960s

Emu 8211: Great vintage girl's dress knitting pattern. Go retro for that special occasion and knit this super little dress for a little girl with 20, 21, 22 or 23 inch chest, can be knitted with long or short sleeves. Knitted in 4ply so not overpowering for a little child. Neat, pretty A line style - very 60's! Always knit a tension square. Pattern has a small faint crease to front, otherwise is in very nice vintage condition.

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vintage baby dress and jacket knitting patterns

Emu 8256: Vintage knitting pattern for dress and jacket in vintage 3ply (try modern 4ply in tension square for better fit) To fit 20" chest. Could be made smaller by working in modern 3ply and dropping a needle size. Pattern has a crease to front and trade stamp, but is clean and sound inside. 1960's

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vintage baby knitting pattern

Emu 8361: Great vintage baby or toddler dress knitting pattern. This lovely vintage toddlers dress knitting pattern to fit 18-22 inch chest knitted in 4ply. Always work a tension square

 

 

Golden Eagle 307: Great vintage little girl's dress knitting pattern from 1930s. There are instructions for this cute little number to be knitted in vintage 3ply, always work a tension square, this one may well be knitting in yarn similar to modern 3ply. Nice easy pattern with just a flash of colour at the hem, cuffs, collar and waistline. The tension on this on is 8st to an inch on size 12 imperial needles (2.75mm) and 11 rows to an inch. To fit 5-6 years old no chest measurement given, but probably 25-26 inch chest. Pale green with touches of darker green and pink are suggested. But pink with darker pink and white as a trim might look pretty too.

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greenock baby dress klnitting pattern

Greenock 34: Great vintage toddler dress knitting pattern from 1930s . Knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply for this little dress. Always work a tension square. Nice easy pattern, the delightful scolloped edge is worked separately and joined to dress latter, bodice is worked in moss stitch. To fit toddler, no chest measurement give, but 16 inches in length. Pattern for knickers is included. Probably 20-21 inch chest, seems about average for this type of dress.

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baby dress knitting pattern greenock 1930s Greenock 59: Great little knitted dress pattern from 1930s. To fit toddler, no chest size given, but dress length is 16 inches. Pretty puff sleeves and smocked yoke and hem. Knickers included. Smocking is worked after finished - very easy! Knitted in vintage 3ply so try modern 4ply. Always work a tension square.

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vintage baby dress knitting patterns

Hema 269: Great vintage little girls dress knitting pattern 1920/30s. This lovely pattern is worked in vintage silk and angora yarn, sadly difficult to get, but you can by angora (see links pages) and us a 4ply pure wool - unless you can find a light weight silk yarn - there are some around - look on ebay. But this does knit up well in modern 4ply, just change needles to get the size right. This one fits chest 22 inches and is 16 inches long. The rabbit wool is used after the knitting is finished to edge in crochet and to work the little balls in the squares. You could cast on the sleeves and cast of the neck in rabbit wool if you did not want to do the crochet.

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vintage girls dress knitting pattern 2-4 years old

Homecraft 348: Great vintage knitting pattern from 1940s for a little dress. This one is to fit 2-4 years or 21 inch chest and is nicely fitted with set in puff sleeves and pretty vine pattern on the skirt. Knitted in in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square. It is suggested as this is a wartime pattern and austerity measures were in force that an unpicked adult jumper or cardigan was used. It gives instructions on how to treat unpicked wool. This can still work but is best done from a hand made wool garment.

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vintage girls dress knitting pattens 1940s

Knitpat 432: Pretty vintage knitting pattern for little girls dress in two styles to fit 2-3 years, chest 21 inches for the lace pattern one, and 3-4 years 22 inches for the one with collar. 1940s Worked in vintage 3ply so try modern 4ply in a tension square and change needles if needed.

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vintage girls coat set

Ladyship 430: Great vintage little girl's dress knitting pattern 1930s. This pattern has instructions for this pretty dress with collar and belt in contrast. Knitted on vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square.  To fit 22 inch chest or 3-5 years old. It has a fitted bodice that stretches well, and flared skirt - simple rib and moss stitch. Very easy to knit this one - great for authenticity for costume in theatre, film, period events and museum displays.

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vintage baby kniting pattern dress 1930s

Ladyship 501: Fabulous 1930's pattern for little girls dress to fit 18 months 30 months (22" chest ) knitted in vintage 4ply so try tension square to see if you need to change needles to get right size, try also using modern 4ply as this is nearer the 3ply from this era. Length adjustable. Knickers to match. If you would like a smaller size use modern 3ply and a size smaller needles.

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vintage baby dress knitting pattern 1920

Lee 144: Great vintage knitting pattern for toddlers dress from 1920. Embroidered bands add to this delightful period dress for your little one. Knitted in 3ply, try modern 3ply in a tension square. To fit 18-24 months. No chest measurement given - dress length 18 inches. Drop shoulders. Very easy to knit. Colours suggested are white with blue embroidery.

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vintage toddler dress knitting pattern 1950s

Lee Target 1216: Great vintage little girls dress pattern. Lovely set to fit 20, 22 and 24 inch chest.  Foxglove stitch (also known as bell stitch) at the hem and bodice of dress and at yoke and edges of jacket. Knitted in vintage baby wool 3ply, so try a tension square in modern 3ply for a smaller size or modern 4ply for sizes stated.  Instructions for dress, jacket and knickers.

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vintage toddlers girls dress knitting pattern from 1930s Maygroves 222: Great vintage baby or toddler dress knitting pattern 1930s. This lovely pattern is for a simple little dress with silk smocking on yoke. To fit 22 inch chest and 16 in to hem. Knitted in art silk or rayon - always work a tension square, could be knitted in real silk or a modern 4ply. Pearl buttons at shoulder with loops.

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vintage girls dress knitting pattern 1930s

My Weekly No8C: Great vintage girl's dress knitting pattern from the 1930s. This pattern has instructions for a little dress to fit a 5 year old or 22 inch chest knitted in vintage 4ply so try both modern 4ply and modern double knitting wool in a tension square. With cute collar and self belt and front buttoning, this is very pretty in any decade.

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vintage boys tank top or slipover jumper 1940s

Patons 294: Great vintage knitting pattern for little girl's dress 1940s. To fit 2 years old, no chest measurement given. Knitted in vintage 3ply, but modern 4ply might work better with this one. Try a tension square and change needles if needed. Very easy to knit this one - great for authenticity for costume in theatre, film, period events and museum displays.

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vintage girls dress knitting pattern from 1930s

Patons 395: Great vintage girl's dress knitting pattern from early 1930s. This design has flared skirt and square neck, with self belt. Knitted in a vintage wool that would be similar to modern double knitting. Always work a tension square. To fit 28 inch chest. Length from shoulder to hem26 inches, but this is adjustable.

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little girls dress knitting pattern

Patons 2319: A fabulous vintage pattern from the 1920's knitted in vintage 3ply, try tension square as modern 4ply might work better. In stunning condition. chest 24", length from shoulder to hem (adjustable) 19"

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vintage patons knitting pattern form 1930s for little girls dress

Patons 2484: Great vintage little girl's dress knitting pattern from 1920s. This pattern is for a little dress to fit 24 inch chest. Knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square. So sweet.

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vintage 1930s knitting pattern for girls dress

Patons 2644: Great vintage little girl's dress knitting pattern from early 1930s. This design is to fit 24 inch chest and length 18 inches, but this is adjustable. A vintage 3ply was suggested so try a modern 4ply in a tension square. Pretty pattern skirt, puff sleeves and collar with bow is so very much of the era, but still beautifully retro.

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vintage girls dress knitting pattern from 1930s

Patons 2645: Great vintage little girl's dress knitting pattern from 1920s. This pattern is for a little dress to fit 23 inch chest. Knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square, you may need to change down a needles size. Very pretty, dainty design. This pattern has some interesting pictures on the back page of other patterns that were available at the time.

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vintage childs dress knitting patterns 1940s

Patons 3687: Great vintage child dress knitting pattern 1930s. Two little dresses to fit 20" or 22" chest. worked in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square and see if you need to change needles. Length is 15 or 16 inches, but this can be varied. Great for that retro look this Christmas.

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vintage silk dres knitting pattern 1930s little girls

Pearsall's Audrey: Great vintage knitting pattern for silk dress for little girl 1930s. This Pattern is to fit 3-4 years, 24 inch chest and knitted in a silk or cotton yarn that would be similar to a 3ply. There are instructions how to handle silk yarn as it can be difficult and the lustre can be damaged with over handling. A rayon or synthetic silk or lustre cotton of fine ply would work well too. Also try modern 3ply pure wool or silk mix. Always work a tension square and change needles if needed. Some lovely pictures of patterns that were available at the time are on the back page.

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vintage girls dress baby childs knitting pattern for dress 1940s

Pearsalls 413: Great vintage knitting pattern for very pretty girl's dress from 1930/40s. Knitted in rayon - a silky yarn similar to silk which knitted to a 4ply weight. To fit  age 4-5 years or 26 inch chest. Always do a tension square for these old patterns. modern cotton or synthetic silk will work if the right thickness, compare with 4ply wool. Change needles to get a good size if needed.

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vintage baby toddler dress knitting pattern from 1930s silk dress

Robin 16: Great vintage baby or toddler dress knitting pattern from early 1930s. This little dress was knitted in art silk with angora sleeves and was originally 14 inches to hem, you can make it any length to suit, gives no chest measurement. A silk blend can be bought or pure silk - but always work a tension square. Although this pattern,  as many early patterns, does not give a tension. You will find out your tension by knitting this square and then you will be able to estimate the finished size once you know how many stitches to the inch you knit with chosen yarn. Instructions for little knickers as well. Pattern is in nice vintage condition.

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vintage toddler girls dress knitting pattern Robin 74: Great vintage baby or toddler dress from later 1930s. This one is to fit 22 inch chest and is 14 inches to hem, you can always make it a little longer if needed. Always work a tension square, this should work well with 4ply, and make sure that the angora is a 4ply and allow about 30gs of modern angora. Perle was lovely yarn that looked like rayon or silk. Instructions for little knickers as well.

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vintage baby dress in perle robin 1930s Robin 77: Great vintage baby dress knitting pattern in silk from 1930s. Trimmed in angora and knitted in art silk, so you could try a silk blend or pure silk or a modern 4ply merino wool, always work a tension square and make sure that the angora is a 4ply. Pretty pearl buttons trim the yoke. Measures 16 inches to hem but no chest measurement given probably 20 inch. Instructions for little knickers as well.

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Robin 162: Great vintage little girls dress knitting patten from 1930s. This super pattern gives instructions to knit a little dress that would be about 18 inches to hem and knitted in art silk with angora trim. Always work a tension square in chosen yarn. This one says to fit 22 inch chest. Instructions for little knickers as well.

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vintage robin perel baby dress 1930s knitting pattern

 

Robin 167: Great vintage little girls dress knitting patten from 1930s. This super pattern gives instructions to knit a little dress that would be about 18 inches to hem and knitted in art silk, you could use a silk blend or other 4ply yarn. Pretty lace design with collar and little pearl buttons at front. Always work a tension square in chosen yarn. This one says to fit 22 inch chest. Instructions for little knickers as well.

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vintage baby robin knitting pattern baby dress 1950s

Robin 422: Great vintage baby dress knitting pattern early 1950s. This stunning little dress is to fit 2-3 years, but I have put here with the babies patterns as it is so easy to make smaller. The pattern is for chest 22 and knitted in 4ply, so if you knitted it in modern 3ply it would be smaller. Always work a tension square before you begin. I knitted this for my own daughter in 1966. This was one of the first patterns from my mother's collection that she gave me to start my own, she had knitted it for my sister in the 1950s.

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vintage little girls dress knitting pattern with smocking 1950s

Robin 420: Great vintage knitting pattern from the early 1950s for a dress with faux smocking detail. This fabulous little dress is knitted in vintage 4ply perle, a slightly shiny yarn - I remember it well,  very pretty. To fit 22 inch chest and is 18 inches long, can be adjusted. The yoke is knitted in fair isle that looks like smocking. Very pretty little knitted party dress.

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vintage girls pinifore dress and jumper knitting pattern from 1950s 24-26 inch chest

Robin 790: Great vintage knitting pattern form the 1950s for girls pinafore dress and jumper with fair isle bands. This lovely outfit, so typical of the era is knitted in vintage 4ply, always work a tension square and change needles if needed. The jumper has short sleeves. There are instructions for hand and machine knitting.To fit 24 and 26 inch chest. No chart. Pattern is in nice vintage condition.

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vintage sentinelgirls dress knitting pattern 1930s

Sentinel 450: Fabulous 1930 vintage knitting pattern for little girls dress. This delightful pattern has a little collar and row of pearl buttons down bodice, draw string waist and is worked in vintage 3ply wool, so try modern 4ply in a tension square as this is more like the thickness of ply in the 1930s. This little dress is to fit 2-4 years with 26 inch chest. Length 19 inches  (adjustable) Work in modern 3ply if you would like a smaller size. Instructions for knickers included. So sweet!

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vintage sentinel girls dress vintage knitting pattern 1930s

Sentinel 452: Fabulous 1930s girls dress vintage knitting pattern. This lovely pattern is for the older girl and is knitted in vintage 4ply, so try modern double knitting in a tension square for this one. There are instructions for the belt  as well. To fit 6-8 years 27 inch chest. To make a smaller size use 3 or 4 ply and change needles to match working a tension square to make sure of the size. Length 24 inches (adjustable)

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vintage girls dress knitting pattern 1930s Sentinel 503: Fabulous 1930s girls dress vintage knitting pattern. This lovely pattern is for little girls 3-4 years. It is knitted in vintage 4ply, called opera which was a silk and wool mix.  It has a little roll collar and half belt with knitted flower motifs (instructions included in pattern) Try modern double knitting as well as modern 4ply in a tension square for this one. There are instructions for knickers  as well. To fit 25 inch chest. To make a smaller size use 3 or 4 ply and change needles to match working a tension square to make sure of the size. Length 18.5 inches (adjustable)

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vintage dress for toddler knitting pattern 1940s Stitchcraft 164: Great vintage dress knitting pattern for toddler from the 1930s. This one is to fit a 2 year old and is knitted in vintage 4ply, so try modern double knitting in a tension square. Trimmed with angora with pretty mother of pearl buttons on the double breasted bodice and a little belt to give style to a young lady - original was knitted in pink with white angora collar. The box pleats are easy to make. There are some pictures on the back of patterns that were available at the time this one was printed, some of which I have in my collection.

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vintage girls dress  and suit knitting pattern 1930s

Templetons 20: Great vintage little girls dress knitting pattern from 1930s. This one is for a 2-3 year old or  a little lass with 24 inch chest. Knitted in similar yarn to modern 4ply, but work a tension square.  Bodice is double breasted with little button and small roll collar and easy one row pattern skirt.

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vintage baby dress knitting patterns

Templetons 231: Great baby vintage knitting pattern 1930s. There are instructions for the dress, 22 inch chest and matching cardigan 23 inch chest, little jersey for boy 23 inch chest, and a little cardigan 22 inch chest. Opalsheen was a baby wool made with rayon mixture that gave the yarn a subtle shine and would have knitted to a modern 4ply, but work a tension square first to check tension - 7st to 1", 8 rows to 1" on size 9 imperial needles (3.75mm).

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vintage weldons dress knitting pattern for little girl 1940s

Weldons 211: Great vintage little girls dress knitting pattern from 1930s. This stunning pattern is for a super dress  with high puff sleeves and patterned bodice. To fit 3-5 years or  24 inch chest. And is knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square. This is referred to as Bluebell stitch, but I have also seen it called Tulip Stitch. Sooo pretty.

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vintage girls dress pattern 1930s

Weldons 259: Great vintage 1930's knitting pattern for little girl's dress - so sweet! To fit 3-5 years 23"-24" chest, can be made longer or shorter. With dainty smocked yoke, so easy to create this effect, it is merely rib and then a few stitches to bring the groups together on alternate rows - very effective, also pretty button detail. Worked in vintage 3ply so use modern 4ply, if you wish a smaller size then use modern 3ply.

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vintage childs dress knitting pattern weldons 432 1940s

*Weldons 432: Fabulous baby dress vintage knitting pattern 1940s. This super pattern has the easy leaf pattern and is knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square to get the size stated or modern 3ply for a smaller size. To fit 1-2 and 2-3 years. Instructions for long or short sleeves and the collar is also optional. I am just going to knit this one in cashmere and put it on my Alpaca Angels baby wear pages!

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vintage weldons little girls dress 696

*Weldons 696: Great vintage little girl's dress knitting pattern from 1940s. This little sweetie is wearing a dress with smocked bodice and puff sleeved knitted with contrast at colour. The smocking is created with a rib that has a thread taken across the stitches to catch them together just like smocking. Knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square to fit 24 inch chest or 2-3 years.

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vintage girls dress knitting pattern 1950s

Weldons B1176: Another beautiful vintage knitting pattern from the 1950s. This one is for a dress and short sleeved cardigan in two colours - can be knitted in one colour. To fit 2-3 years (23" chest)knitted in vintage 3ply so try modern 4ply in tension square and see if this works better as vintage 3ply was thicker than the modern 3ply. Use modern 3ply and smaller needles for smaller size.

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vintage girls dress 1930s  knitting pattern

Wendy 242: Great vintage knitting pattern for girl's dress 1930s. This is a pretty and practical dress that would look as good in 2014 as is did in the 1930's. Pleated skirt and belted waist with row of buttons at side, so 1930s! To fit 4-5 years or 22 -23 inch chest. Great for genuine costume in films, theatre, period events or displays. Knitted in vintage 4ply, needles suggest that modern 4ply would work too. Always work a tension square and change needles if needed. Traditional 1930s colours suggested are blue and white.

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vintage dress and knickers knitting pattern 1940s

Wolsey 911: Great vintage knitting pattern for girls dress and knickers from 1940s. To fit 3-4 years worked in vintage 3ply, for smaller size use modern 3ply but for size stated use modern 4ply and change needles if needed. To fit chest 22 inches. Always work a tension square.

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