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vintage pattern for gifts

Bestway 603: Vintage knitting pattern with instructions for hot water bottle cover, hangers, slippers, rose button hole flower, string bag that folds away. 1930/40's

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vintage ladie knitted shopping bag

Bestway 861: Fabulous vintage knitting pattern for a string shopping bag from 1940s. . So retro! and so very practical. There are 2 designs one is knitted the other is crochet. It suggest Macramé twine, but experiment with knitting cotton, no tension square is given but it will not take long to work a few pieces to see how it will work out in different cottons.

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bestway slipper knitting pattern

Bestway 788: vintage knitting pattern for slippers, sandals and handbag worked in extra thick wool rug was used  in the 1940's when this pattern was available.  They are all crochet.

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vintage knitted santa and gnome

Bestway 929: Vintage toy knitting pattern. Great Christmas knitting! Mr. Gnome 12" tall and Father Christmas 12" tall knitted in oddments of DK. SEE TOY PAGE FOR MORE FABULOUS PATTERNS

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vintage knitting patternfor knitted slippers

Bestway 1196: Children's bedroom slippers for 18months to 6 years - great Christmas gift! It is never too early to start those Christmas projects. 1930's Just the gift this Christmas! SEE SOCKS AND SLIPPERS PAGE FOR MORE TREASURES LIKE THIS

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vintage knitting pattern for rugs

Bestway 1359: Fabulous vintage knitting pattern for two bedside rugs! Hand knitted in very thick wool on old size 3 or 6.5mm easy and so different. For more details on this pattern and similar see HOUSEHOLD PAGE.

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vintage toy knitting pattern

Bestway 3695:  Vintage toy knitting pattern for a really great set of  characters from Bestway 1950s. Easy to knit in double knitting and great fun. Ideal small gifts, also suitable for 'gift boxes' at Christmas and church bazaars or charity fairs as little people are only 8" tall.

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vintage baby knitting pattern sleping bag cot cover 1940s

Bestway A2730: Fabulous 1940s vintage baby knitting pattern for shawl, sleeping bag and cover. This is a super pattern with instructions for a sweet little hot water bottle cover, cot cover with satin ribbon, shawl, sleeping bag and bootees and mittens- great little gifts for new born baby, also instructions for toy ball and rattle! Shawl and bootees and mitts are in vintage 3ply and measures43 square inches, all other are knitted in what was termed thicker wool - before double knitting was common. Work tension square on needle size stated and change if needed with modern double knitting yarn. These items would be great for that retro feel at a Christmas Bazaar.

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vintage tea cosy knitting pattern

Bestway A2853: Great vintage knitting pattern 1940s. Instructions for Tea cosy, hot water bottle cover, socks and pixie hood all in one pattern.  All in double knitting, great Christmas gift ideas for las t minute knits.

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poodle bottle covers knitting pattern

Poodle Bottle Cover: Vintage knitting pattern for the famous poodle bottle covers. Probably one of the most commonly asked for pattern - so here it is! 11 inches and 6.5 inches knitted in double knitting.

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vintage knitting pattern for mans tie

Knitted Ties: Vintage knitting pattern for mans tie. This is definitely for the man who has everything! Just the thing to get him in the retro mood. 1960's chic - black shirt and knitted tie -007 move aside! (For other styles see MENS PAGES)

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toilet roll hollder knitting patterns

Bathroom Duo: Vintage knitting pattern for toilet roll and curlers. Fabulous gift for a young bride! For that gift that is truly unusual! Make it a very different Christmas.     SEE HOUSEHOLD AND GIFTS PAGE FOR MORE SUCH ITEMS

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CC278 Book: Fabulous crochet book from the USA from 1951. There are many items in the book of 12 pages, some are shown here and in the picture below. Dolls outfits for 6 inches, a sewing Susan, check apron, slippers, lots of interesting edgings, a mats, padded shoe trees, wash cloths, tank cover and towel set and a Kitchen Judy. Dressed wooden spoon, dishcloth dress and pot holder hat! And a Sewing Johnny-on-the-spot to hold  thimble, pins, cotton-reels, spare ribbon or threads, buttons and poppers in pockets. Booklet is in very good condition.

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CC326 Book: Fabulous crochet book from the USA from 1956. There are many items in the book of 16 pages, some are shown here and in the pictures below. Hair ornaments, dolls dress, gloves, slippers, drinks bottle cover, glasses case, mirror or compact case, perfume bottle cover, evening bag, several evening bags, funny pot holders. Booklet is in very good condition.

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vintage crochet gift book CC326 Book: Fabulous crochet book from the USA from 1956. There are many items in the book of 16 pages, some are shown here and in the pictures below. Hair ornaments, dolls dress, gloves, slippers, drinks bottle cover, glasses case, mirror or compact case, perfume bottle cover, evening bag, several evening bags, funny pot holders. Booklet is in very good condition. Here are some more of the projects.

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vintage milk jug cover crochet pattern 1940s coats 488

Coats 488: Great vintage crochet pattern for jug cover from 1940s. I am so often asked for this one - here it is at last. Instructions to make a jug cover measuring 8-5 inches diameter. Worked in no20 cotton, one 20g ball required plus 38 coloured beads. Very easy to make, great for quick bazaar makes or Christmas gifts or that wedding gift that is really different - a vintage jug with its own cover! This cover has a little cup and saucer at the top.

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vintage gift knitting pattern

Coats 948: Great vintage knitting pattern for kitchen gifts. There are instructions for pan holder, oven cloves, duster mitt and dish cloth all made from thick dishcloth cotton. The oven gloves are padded.

vintage bottle covers knitting patterns

Coats 931: Vintage Party Bottle Covers crochet pattern. Worked in no. 5 crochet cotton and 1.5mm or old two and half. No date. Nice condition, clean and sound.

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vintage crochet golves steerign wheel cover 1960s

Coats 1104: Great vintage crochet pattern for gloves and steering wheel cover 1970.  Driving gloves to fit 8-8.5 glove size. Worked in no 20 crochet cotton 12 x 20g balls.  Both easy to work and would make a great Christmas gift.

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vintage gift knitting patterns

Copley 4001: Vintage gift knitting pattern 1950s. Lovely booklet with 12 different gifts to make including golf club cosies, little dog coat, doll outfit to fit 10"-12" doll, Lacey stole, bed wrap, bed socks, pinwheel cushion cover, tea cosy, pram blanket, lacy scarf, beret and squirrel made from pom-poms.

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Dewhursts 6041: Fabulous crochet pattern 1950s. What a great gift idea for this Christmas! These colourful plates and bowls are crocheted in cotton and then stiffened sugar. My great aunt use to make them - every one had at least one - she also used to make th most beautiful swans and dressing table boxes in the same way. Pattern is in nice condition.

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vintage pin cushion crochet

Pin Cushion: Lillys 1200: 34-35: Great vintage CROCHET pattern for pin cushion and perfume sachet - great vintage gifts pattern from 1944 all instructions including conversion for hook sizes included for both items.USA

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vintage crochet pin cushion pattern

Pin Cushion: Brilliant 156: 9163: Great vintage pin cushion or scented sachet CROCHET pattern1940. You can put any design on it you like after it has been worked, initials or name would be nice. This pin cushion fits onto the wrist so it is handy as you work. Very easy to make, great child or beginners project.

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vintage pattern for pin cushions

Pin Cushion: Star 98cr: Bootees Pin Cushion: Lovely vintage CROCHET pattern. Another great retro pin cushion to crochet this time from 1953. in no 40 cotton, very sweet, could be made as a cot decoration or baby newborn gift. Hook conversion chart included. USA

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vintage gifts knitting patterns

Emu Odd Ounce Ideas book: Vintage gifts knitting pattern 1950s. In this little book there are instructions for making lacy bed jacket, gloves, balaclavas and slippers shown as well as hat in angora for her, slippers for the kids, lovely dog coat for Rover, another pair of fair isle slippers, fair isle pull on ski hats, polo collar insert, angora scarf hat for a young lady, golf cosies, knitting bag, baby slippers, tea cosy and a trio of great shaped cushions. Great ideas.

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vintage toys knitting patterns

Emu Knitted Toys: Great vintage girft knitting book from 1950s. Very collectable. A knitted doll 17", Humpty Dumpty 10" round, dolls clothes for a 16" doll, bunny hot water bottle cover  for a child hot water bottle, a fun caterpillar 22" long, Rabbit 18" tall, Little Dachshund 6" high,  zebra, 7.5" high, pig  and a giraffe. SEE TOY PAGE for more toys

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vintage toys knitting patterns

Emu Knitted novelties No 2: Great vintage gift knitting pattern 1950s. Here we have another of the wonderful Emu booklets, as this is from my collection it is available only as a pdf. Individual patterns are available as photocopies or pdfs. There are instructions for Humpty, knitted doll, ear muffs, balaclavas, gay place mats, cat hand puppet, hand bag, mitts, pull on hat for man, zebra, slippers, dog coat, dolls pram cover,dolls out fit, pig, bed socks, bonnet, fair isl mitts and a panda, also pull  on hats for mother and daughter.

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vintage gifts knitting patterns

Emu Knitted Novelties No 2: More of the gifts in lovely booklet. The bonnet measures 14.5 inches round face and is knitted in chunky yarn on large needles. Mitts instructions for child, mens and ladies size. Panda mores 14" and is knitted in double knitting yarn. The mother and daughter pull on hats are knitted in double knitting. Hot water bottle cover measures 19x9 inches.

From the above book

vintage toys knitting patterns

Emu Knitted Novelties Book 3: Vintage gift knitting pattern 1950s.Here is another in this series, some of the patterns are the same, but there are some different ones, a fair isle pull on hat for him  or her, angora gloves, slippers, angora hat, face mitts, toy tortoise, toy fox, etc.

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vintage toy knitting patterns

Emu Knitted Novelties Book 3: here we have some of the projects from the above book with more detail. Slippers knitted in chunky yarn size 4-6 to make you own soles cut felt to fit with aid of shoe or slipper sole. Fox is knitted in double knitting and is 16" high, hat is knitted in angora, but any 4ply wool can be used and brushed afterwards with a teasel brush. Tea cosy and egg cosies are also in double knitting, club cosies  are in double knitting and the flower pot cover is in 4ply and double knitting.

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vintage toy knitting patterns

Emu Knitted Novelties Book 3: Here are instructions for the face mitts for child in double knitting, the little bootees in 3ply and the gloves, mens and ladies. Also the toy tortoise, no size but about 5" square. There is instructions for the bonnet on an Alice band as well as a scarf hat for a child both in angora, but can be knitted in any 4ply. Child slippers size 6. There are also instructions for fair isle belt, scatter cushions, bed socks and elephant toy.

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vintage knitting patterns christmas gifts

Emu Knitted Novelties book 4: Vintage gift knitting patterns 1950s. Here we have slippers, clip on bonnet, mittens, rabbit, out fit for 20 inch doll, knitting bag, angora lace beret, scarf, square seat cover for garden chair, lovely tea cosy, golf club cosies, waste paper bin cover, little dachshund dog toy,  ladies snood style hood or scarf hood, caterpillar toy (22 inches long), kitten ear bonnet for baby, Giraffe toy and Noddy toy. 20 pages.

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vintage knitting patterns christmas gifts Emu Knitted Novelties book 4: Here are some of the other items including lace beret and dolls outfit.

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vintage novielties and gifts knitting patterns

Emu 8127 Knitted Novelties and Gift Ideas: From the 1950's a great little gift book, all you need for Christmas gifts this year. In great condition. Instructions for  tea cosy, tie, dog coat, cushion cover, bedsocks, bottle cover poodle, child hat in fuzzy wuzzy angora, hot water bottle cover, egg cosy, golf mitts, dolls pram cover - see pictures.

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vintage novelties and gifts patterns

Emu 8127: this is the back cover showing the other items to knit.

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vintage baby body belts knitting 1920s Greenock 139: Great vintage baby knitting pattern for body belts 1920s or earlier. There are instructions for infants, ladies and mens. At one time these were essential garments - no central heating in those days! Very easy to knit and could be useful today for early o low weight babies to keep them extra warm, for sports men and women for that extra warm layer over the back. See Underwear pages.

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baby rattles knitting pattern

Homecraft 326: Vintage knitting pattern. Hand knitted rattles to keep baby happy! Using old tins, toothbrushes and oddments of wool - it says on the front! War time economy pattern. Other items used haricot beans, small bells and glass beads!!! How times have changed! However this lovely pattern has some great ideas that can be altered to be safe and practical for a special gift for baby - no glass, tin, beans or small bells please! SEE TOY PAGE FOR SOME LOVELY PRAM TOYS AND MORE RATTLES

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vintage mothball cover crochet  pattern toy

Homecraft 320: Great vintage crochet pattern for MOTH BALL covers 1940s. This is a very unique gift! They are fun to make and can be also made into pram toys by adding bells, or just stuffing, as cat toys and probably a host of other ideas - see what you can think up. Great for using up all those bits of cotton and wool. Could also be filled with lavender.

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sewing pattern for making socks from knitted garments and old socks watime Homecraft 350: Great vintage sewing pattern to make items from knitted socks and machine made woollies. Interesting bit of social history. Produced during the war years to help with the 'make do and mend' drive. There are instructions for making gloves, bed socks wellington socks and a hood. Included here just as an interesting item, contains no knitting instructions only sewing suggestions.

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vintage two piece knitting pattern Greenock Two Piece Man's Swim Outfi-5.  chest 36 inches shoulder to lower edge 30 inches. Individual pattern from The Greenock Beach wear Booklet shown above. SEE SWIMWEAR PAGES FOR MORE FABULOUS RETRO STYLES (Just think of this after a swim!)

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vintage tea cosy hotwater bottle and bed socks knitting pattern 1950s lavenda

Lavenda 577: Great vintage knitting pattern for tea cosy and other gifts 1950s. Lovely pattern, very useful for bazaars, fetes, and Christmas gifts. There are instructions for the TEA COSY which is a nice size 9.5 x 6.5 inches and very easy to knit. A hot water bottle cover 8.5 x 12.5 inches but adjustable to fit any bottle. 3 different styles of bed socks to fit average foot and super golf club covers. All worked in double knitting so will knit up quickly. Pattern in nice vintage condition.

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vintage knitting pattern for cushion and other gifts

Lavenda 865: Great knitting pattern for vintage style  house hold gifts. There are instructions for cushion cover, tea cosy, pan holder and wristlets. Pattern is in lovely condition.

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vintage gift knitting pattern from 1960s

Marriners 1520: Great vintage knitting booklet for gifts of all kinds. There are instructions for coat hanger, tie, beret, tea cosy, pot holder, slippers, pin cushion, duckling, Chinaman doll and bootees. Some are crocheted and some are knitted. Great for Bazaars and gift stalls for the coming festive season. Pattern has wear at edges.

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vintage gift pattern book knitting and crochet 1970s

Marriners 1691: Great vintage gifts knitting and crochet pattern. This lovely pattern has designs for all the family, great for the fetes and bazaars coming up for Christmas or the summertime. There are instructions for all the items shown on the front, tea cosy, hot water bottle cover, hankie sachet, cushion cover, hat and jug cover, book mark and hanger cover. As well as slippers and pot holder. Original pattern ins super condition.

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vintage knitting pattern for staircarpet

Patons & Baldwin Rug Craft - 25: Vintage crafts at its best! Here we have a CROCHET STAIR CARPET! It take 1kg of Turkey Rug wool per yard, and worked on a no 3 hook (6.5mm) it is so easy! For KNITTED  version see HOUSEHOLD page

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vintage gifts knitting patterns 1950s

Patons SC72G:Vintage gifts knitting pattern 1960s. This booklet has instructions for the bed cape and hats seen on the front and the Mad Hatter and March Hare and fair isle bag seen below. Pattern is clean but has punch holes at edge.

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vintage gifts knitting pattern s

Patons SC72: These are some more of the patterns in this book. These patterns are available on the Toy page and Ladies Bag page as well.

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vintage gifts knitting patterns

Patons SC83: Great vintage gifts knitting pattern 1960s. There are instructions for a very nice bed jacket, that would also work well as a cardigan to fit  but 34-40 inches, a great fair isle duffel bag for beach or skiing, the so popular spotty dog and a Russian hat for him or her and the must have knitted Christmas place mat setting - have a retro Christmas! (15 pages) see below for illustration of some of the items. Pattern booklet in good condition.

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vintage gifts knitting pattern

Patons SC83: Great vintage gifts knitting pattern 1960s. Here are some of the other items in the book above including the knitted place set - this is a must for all retro Christmas buffs.

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vintage knitting patterns

Patons 321: Gifts for Christmas. Great vintage gift knitting pattern 1950s. Here is a lovely selection of easy to make gifts, quick projects to complete while you watch T.V or in your break at work. Cushion covers, bed cape, work bag in cable and one in stripes, golf club cosies, and the ever popular bed socks. Great for Christmas fetes as well. 12pages. Pattern is showing wear and has a split to bottom of spine.

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knitted gifts

Patons 321: Gifts for Christmas.  Here are the pictures of the other gifts to knit from the above booklet.

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vintage knitting patterns for bedsocks

Patons 493: Gifts To Make. Great vintage gift knitting pattern 1950s. A sweet little bear 10" high, Hot water bottle cover, easy to knit fair isle tea cosy, and a lacy shawl. 8 pages Teddy is available separately from the Teddies page and Bed Socks are available separately on the Hot water Bottle and Bed Sock page.

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vintage knitting patterns

Patons 493: Gifts To Make. Here are the other gifts, the tea cosy and the hot water bottle cover.

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More Tea Cosies on Tea Cosy page and more Hot water Bottle Covers on Hot water Bottle page.

vintage gifts knitting patterns christmas 1950

Patons 594G: Great vintage gift knitting pattern 1950s. Have a great retro Christmas this year and knit your friends and family gifts that they will not get from anyone else! This little silver pattern has instructions for simple and quick to knit bed jacket in garter stitch, a fabulous tea cosy in check, check mittens, bed socks, and the best of all knitted table mats - how original is that! Pattern has some wear, but is in good condition.

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vintage patons gifts knitting patterns

Patons 594G: Here you see the bed socks and the fabulous knitted table mats from the above pattern. See also Household pages

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vintage patons gifts knitting patterns

Patons 827G: Great patchwork gifts knitting pattern 1950s. This is a lovely little pattern with projects to make from knitted patchwork, squares and Hexagonal. There are instructions to make a hot water bottle, pram cover, bedspread, cushion cover all very retro! Pattern in very nice condition.

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vintage knitting patterns

Patons 1024: Lovely bed bolero, which would also make a great top over a glittery camisole for that festive evening out, two unusual tea cosies, gloves, bed socks and a fair isle work bag. 8 pages, in great condition. See Tea Cosy pages for more tea cosies. Pattern booklet in very good condition.

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vintage gift knitting pattern

Patons 1202: Great vintage knitting and crochet gift pattern. There are instructions for bootees and mittens, doll dress, pull on hat, tie, tea cosy and pen pot. All easy and quick to make for the coming festive season - make this a knitted Christmas! Pattern in good clean condition.

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vintage gifts knitting patterns

Patons 156: Great vintage gifts knitting pattern 1970s. Patons Third Bazaar book: Great vintage knitting book with over 40 gift ideas, different from those above, including lovely knitted doll, bunny, tea cosies, cushions, bed socks, hot water bottle covers, Great! 40 pages. This book has been reissued there for the patterns are again under copyright so not available as a pdf or photocopy sorry. In nice used condition

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vintage toy knitting patterns

Patons 184: Treasure: Fabulous selection of vintage knitting patterns. Full of fabulous gift ideas from 1973 in fair condition a little wear to edges patterns for dolls clothes, toys, cushion covers, tea cosy - this one has the caravan cosy in - hot water bottle covers, bags of all types etc. 40 pages Good condition, general wear . This book has been reissued there for the patterns are again under copyright so not available as a pdf or photocopy sorry. In nice used condition

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vintage christmas gifts knitting patterns

Patons9024G:Great vintage gift knitting pattern 1960s. This little book has 4 simple projects for the beginner, quick and easy to make for Christmas. There are instructions for the little doll's highland outfit to fit 16 inch doll, a hat and scarf and the two items below, traditional tea cosy and a simple cardigan. Pattern in very good condition.

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vintage chirstmas knitting patterns

Patons 9024: Here are a couple more of the patterns in the above book all included in price.

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gifts to knit

Patons 9241: Great vintage gift knitting patterns 1960s. Knit a gift book from the 1960's this little booklet has toys, a bed jacket, frilled tea cosy, an Italian shopping bag, and a knitted tie. 16 pages

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mens underwear knitting patterns

Woolcraft 1: Although these publications changed very little during the 1920-1950's, this is a later edition from the 1940's and is for long pants and short pants knitted in vest wool which was vintage 3ply, no sizes given other than leg and gusset length. Great for WW11 enactment groups or 40's weekends.  Feel authentic right down to the skin! See Mens Underwear pages and World War Services Pages

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knitting books

Penelope: Why shouldn't Men Knit? Great wartime knitting book for convalescing servicemen, with simple items like scarves, wristlets and squares for a blanket. 1940's - RARE AND UNUSUAL KNITTING PATTERNS BROWSE ALL OUR PAGES - 26 DIFFERENT CATEGORIES SEE TOP OF PAGE

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baby slippers knitted

chick slippers: Suitable for a toddler, no size given, great little item, ideal for bazaars or extra gift at Christmas.

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vintage knitting pattern for staircarpet

Patons & Baldwin Rug Craft - 25: Vintage crafts at its best! Here we have a CROCHET STAIR CARPET! It take 1kg of Turkey Rug wool per yard, and worked on a no 3 hook (6.5mm) it is so easy! For KNITTED  version see HOUSEHOLD page

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vintage hot water bottle bedsocks tea cosies knitting pattern 1940s

Robin 525: Great vintage knitting pattern for  hot water bottle cover, tea cosies, bed socks and baby blanket from 1940s. Great gift ideas for Christmas. All easy to knit in double knitting wool.

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vintage knitting pattern for Christmas gifts

Robin 1024: Great vintage knitting pattern for a variety of easy to knit gifts. Great for the beginner or child who loves to knit and give a little hand crafted gift. There are instructions for tea cosy, egg cosy, slippers, hat, toy ball, mittens, bed socks, hood and doll pram cover, all in double knitting -so quick as well as easy to knit! 1950's Pattern clean and complete but has punch holes at spine, some wear.

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vintage gift knitting leaflet from 1960s

Scotch Wool Shop 187: Great vintage knitting pattern for gifts. There are instructions for tea cosy and egg cosies, cushion cover, socks, scarf and hot water bottle cover.

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vintage sirdar gift book

Sirdar  As You Like It: Great little book with knitting instructions for gifts for all ages. There are bootees, socks, beaded stole, mens gloves, bed socks, and a bed cape, bobble hat, in the same series as above. In very nice condition from the 1950's 20 pages

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vintage accessories knitting pattern

Sirdar 2049: Great vintage knitting pattern for neck warmers. Another 'useful' pattern. Wind cheaters for men and women, in double knitting. Decorative and very practical, make someone a very different Christmas gift with a retro feel - so quick and easy to knit.

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vintage christmas gift knitting patterns 1950

Stitchcraft 52-11: Great vintage knitting and sewing Christmas gift patterns 1952. This little booklet was given a way free with November 1952 Stitchcraft magazine. There are some fabulous retro gift ideas. A knitted bath mat, crochet tea cosy, knitted bobble hat and bootees and mittens, crochet hat and knitted mens scarf and gloves and bed socks. Also lots of tings to sew, all easy and quick including a lovely apron for little girl, child waist coat and cap, egg cosy, baby bib, embroidered needle case and cushion ( tracing for design included), quilted hot water bottle cover and how to cover a lamp shade and wast paper bin with raffia ( a student might like this as a quirky gift) Lots of knitting in them. 16 pages

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vintage stitchcraft give booklet knitting and sewing

Stitchcraft 54-10: Great vintage knitting and sewing gift pattern from 1954. This small booklet has a host of super patterns. The little cardigan on the front to knit, golf club cosies, doll est, bolero in angora, hat and mittens for lady and several hats for children, cushion cover and cat shaped tea cosy, crocheted bath mat,gloves and socks to knit along with tea cosy in loop stitch and some easy to knit eagg cosies. pattern booklet isn nice condition.

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vintage christmas knitting patterns

Stitchcraft 55-10:Great vintage knitting and sewing Christms gift patterns 1955. This little booklet was given a way free with October 1955 Stitchcraft magazine. There are some lovely gift ideas to knit and sew, why not have a really retro Christmas and make all your gifts - save money and impress your friends and family. There are instructions for knitted tea cosy, doll outfit pixie hood(16 inch doll), 3 miniature toys 7.5 inches high bull, penguin and hippo, angora clip on hat, tea cosy, ma's sleeveless pullover and little girls hug-me-tight 20 inch chest. There are heaps to sew and embroider to including tray cloth as shown, quilted cushion cover, embroidered cushion cover and apron, tea cosy in felt, hat and bag in felt as well as a child's durndal skirt, tapestry pictures and a rug. Fabulous selection to keep you busy through out the winter months. See Sewing patterns page for more Stitchcraft magazines - all decades. Lots of knitting in them. 16 pages

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vintage christmas gift crochet jewelery

Spool 146: Cheerio cherries: Great necklace crochet pattern from 1940 worked in standard embroidery cotton. Any colours you like that will match outfits all year round. (click here for ladies accessories)

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vintage means under wear knitting pattern

Strutts 9507: Fabulous vintage knitting pattern for mens underwear. How great is this? Health vest and briefs - who said knitting isn't fun! This is a great set knitted in cotton similar to dish cloth cotton - not exactly flattering, but definitely healthy! FOR MORE LIKE THIS SEE UNDERWEAR PAGES.

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vintage hot water bottle, sponge bag cover, face glove ad linen bag knitting pattern 1930s

Viyella 130: Great vintage bedroom set knitting pattern from 1920s. There are instructions for hot water bottle cover, linen bag, sponge bag cover and face glove. All knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply. The linen bag is knitted on circular needle all the other items are on two needles.

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vintage 1940's knitting pattern for men

Swim trunks ST2: : Knitted, lined, swim trunks to fit 35"-39" knitted in 4ply. Fab!

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vintage 1930s crochet book for ladies fashion and bags

Weldons 1cr Book: Great vintage CROCHET pattern book from 1939.  There are instructions for easy to work stitches and items include, belts and a bag, collars, table mats, edgings, filet edging, flower motifs, jumper as seen on front page. This book has 20 pages

photocopy with colour cover £4.99

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ladies hats knitting pattern

Weldons 268: fabulous vintage ladies hat knitting pattern showing the latest Dutch Cap fashion in the 1940's. It says they are romantic, pretty and comfy to wear. See more fantastic hats on the LADIES HATS, GLOVES AND BAG PAGE

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gifts to knit

Weldons 379: Vintage odd ounce knitting pattern book 20 different items to knit 1950s. Great for the coming Christmas season, there are instructions for angora bolero for baby, lace scarf, bed knighting mitts, chick egg cosies, bootees, cardigan for baby, tea cosy, knee cap warmers for the older folks, knitted dolly bag, stripe cover jumper, blanket made from squares, angora cap for young lady and more, including the dolly set.

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vintage egg cosy knitting pattern

Weldons 379: Egg cosy: Vintage egg cosy knitting pattern, little chicks with their own nest, great for Chritmas morning breakfast - just pop into that stocking  with a little space at the top! Quick and easy to knit in double knitting. 1950's

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knitting mits knittin pattern

Weldons 379- Bed mitts: Vintage knitting pattern for KNITTING MITTS! Don't know what to get for granny or auntie or anyone who is a compulsive kntter - then here it is!  1950's

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vintage knitting pattern for boys ties and girls gloves 1950s

Weldons B929: Lovely knitting pattern for fabulous tie for a wee chap and lacy gloves for him or her, knitted in crochet cotton. Gloves fit 2-4 years and 4-6 years Great Christmas gifts with a retro feel.

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vintage ladies hat knitting patterns

Weldons A1067-2 Great vintage knitting pattern for that gift no-one has ever recieved!! Umbrella cover, snood and spats knitting pattern from the 1940's, including 2 hat patterns. IS THERE ANYTHING ONE CANNOT KNIT!

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vintage hot water bottle knitting pattern 1940s

Weldons A1172: Great vintage knitting pattern 1940s hot water bottle cover. There are also knitting patterns for tea and coffee cosies as well as babies bottle cosies and a foot muff. All knitted in double knitting except for the foot muff which is knitted in a chunky yarn. Pattern has a faint crease to centre, otherwise clean and sound.

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vintage chirstmas knitting patterns

Wendy 514G: Great vintage gifts knitting pattern 1960s. Here you will find a lovely selection of knitted gifts, great for Christmas Bazaars or stocking fillers, or that special personal gift - never too early to start knitting! There are instructions for the toy rabbit, no size given, fair isle mittens, gloves and scarf with fringes. All worked in quick knitting double knit yarn. Have a retro Christmas this year. Pattern is a worn at edges and a bit discoloured, but sound.

original pattern as shown SALE £1.00

CHRISTMAS STOCKINGS
vintage chirstmas stocking knitting patterns

Robin 2378: Fabulous vintage knitting pattern for a Christmas stocking knitted in double knitting, measures 18.5 inches (47cm) when finished. Small scrap of pink felt for face and hands is suggested. Try putting some fair isle bands on this pattern instead of the santa for a festive look for gown ups!

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vintage knitting pattern for christmas stocking

Bairnswear 1699: Great vintage knitting pattern from 1960s for a Christmas stocking in double knitting, colourful and adjustable in length or knit in a chunky or arn weight to get a wider stocking(more things to go in then!!)

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