Thursday, 12 August 2010

Vintage Purls

Tie-Neck Jumper from Stitchcraft no.171, 1947.

I’ve just discovered this site and it has quite a lot of free vintage knitting patterns that you may be interested in. It’s definitely worth a look.

White Butterfly Bow from Needlewoman Vol.18, No.208, January, 1940.

Check it out here Vinatge Purls

Men's Pullover from The 1933 Lux Book.

There’s patterns for him, her, children & babies as well as home wares.

Cosy Knitted in Daffidol StitchfFrom Cushions & Cosies by Madame Weigel, c. 1945.

There’s also a Vintage Purls Group on ravelry Click here to join.

Don’t forget there are a huge amount of vintage patterns to download and knit from the Victoria & Albert Museum, London. You might remember I blogged about this earlier in the year, click here to visit.

'Essentials for the Forces', Jaeger, 1940s.

'The balaclava helmet', from Essentials for the Forces, 1940s.

This chap is a handsome devil is he not?

2 comments:

Linda Gilbert said...

That Balaclava just makes me laugh!

Posy Linda said...

Thanks for the links. I'm going to check those out. It look like his ears could get could though.
Thanks again.