Thursday, 11 September 2014

1940's Sewing - Hepburn Trousers

1940's Style Hepburn Trouser Pattern
Size 8-18 UK
"Inspired by the timeless style of Katharine Hepburn, our simple wide-cut trousers, in sizes 8-18, are designed to flatter and lengthen the legs. They can be dressed up or down depending on your fabric choice and with two variations to choose from, with or without pockets, this is a great project to improve your trouser-making skills!"
Free Pattern courtesy of UK biased Love Sewing Magazine


Saturday, 6 September 2014

1960's Knitting - Dionne

1960's Style Dionne Fair isle Sweater
Bust 32–34, 36–38, 40-42, 44-46 Inches

Pattern Written in English, Dutch, German & French!!

"Knit this ladies short sleeved sweater with geometric block detail and peter pan collar. A design by Lisa Richardson using our wonderful dry handle cotton yarn, Cotton Glace (cotton), this knitting pattern is suitable for the average knitter."

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Friday, 5 September 2014

1950's Knitting - Scottie Dog Childs Jacket & Beret

1950's Style Scottie Dog Jacket and Beret
1-2, 2-3, 3-4, 4-5

Pattern Written in English, Dutch, German & French!!

"Knit this round neck, button up cardigan, a design from the Rowan archive originally featured in Classic Babies.  Designed by Martin Storey using Baby Merino Silk DK, a luxury machine washable yarn designed specifically for babies (merino superwash wool and tussah silk), this cardi has a cute Scottie dog motif. Why not knit the matching beret?"

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Thursday, 4 September 2014

1950's Knitting - Floral Freida Cardigan

1950's Style Floral Freida Cardigan
Bust 32–34, 36–38, 40-42, 44-46 Inches

Pattern Written in English, Dutch, German & French!!

"Knit this ladies short sleeved cardigan a design by Martin Storey using the gorgeous yarn Mohair Haze (super kid mohair and extra fine merino wool.) This cardigan is adorned with a floral  intarsia pattern and has contrasting moss stitch edgings."

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Wednesday, 3 September 2014

1930's Knitting - Yvonne

1930's Style Yvonne Fair isle Sweater
Bust 32–34, 36–38, 40-42, 44-46 Inches

Pattern Written in English, Dutch, German & French!!

"Knit this ladies boat neck sweater, a design by Grace Melville using the stunning combination of Mohair Haze (super kid mohair and extra fine merino wool) and Fine Art (merino wool, kid mohair and silk.) This pretty sweater has a geometric mosaic design knitted using the fair isle technique and contrasting stripes."

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Tuesday, 2 September 2014

1950's Style - Lace Collar

Lace Collar
Bust 30-32, 34-36, 38-40, 40-42, 44-46 inches

Lovely lace collar created and shared by Debbie Bliss

Monday, 1 September 2014

Saturday, 30 August 2014

1950's Knitting - Move Over Darling Cardigan

1950's Style Move Over Darling Cardigan
Bust 32–34, 36–38 Inches

This cardigan has more than meets the eye. The effortless shape proves that simple can be best with ribbing, 3/4 length sleeves and lovely neckline. No seams mean no sewing and a very smooth outline.

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Friday, 29 August 2014

1930's Knitting - Wheat Stitch Top

Wheat Stitch Top In Two Lengths
Bust 32–34, 36–38, 40-42 Inches

This sweet little pattern would make a lovely 1930's style blouse knitted in the shorter size!

"The Wendy Wheat Stitch top is perfect summer elegance, knitted in DK cotton yarn, with lacy ears of wheat for a gorgeous summer meadow look!"

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Wednesday, 27 August 2014

1940's Knitting - Fitted Jacket

1940's Style Fitted Jacket
Bust 32–34, 36–38, 40-42, 44-46 Inches

"Fancy knitting something different from your regular jumper? This stylish jacket knitted up in chunky yarn will come in handy for cool evenings and will add a touch of 1940's class to any outfit!"

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Tuesday, 26 August 2014

1950's Knitting - Sleeveless Yoke Sweater

1950's Knitting - Sleeveless Yoke Sweater free knitting pattern
1950's Style Sleeveless Yoke Sweater
Bust 32–34, 36–38, 40-42, 44-46 Inches

"Cast on and cast away from shore with this free Patons knitting pattern! This top is knit with 100% cotton yarn, making it the perfect summery project to knit and wear"

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Monday, 25 August 2014

1950's Knitting - Nautical Jacket

1950's Style Patons Nautical Jacket Pattern
Bust 32–34, 36–38, 40–42, 44 – 46 Inches

"Dress it up or dress it down! We love this free Patons knitting pattern for a stylish women’s jacket. We think it would look great with a pair of jeans for the weekend or paired with a tulip skirt for the office"

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Sunday, 24 August 2014

1950's Knitting - Debbie Bliss Wide Necked Sweater



Debbie Bliss Wide Neck Sweater 
Bust 32–34, 36–38, 40–42, 44 – 46 Inches

"Simple, elegant, and chic, this free Debbie Bliss pattern can easily be dressed up for a night at the opera or dressed down for coffee with friends. The Wide Neck Sweater is a new design for Spring/ Summer 2014, making it a great pattern to knit now for the season ahead".

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