Vintage knitting pattern, baby layette with shawl. Pam

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Baby layette with shawl.
This pattern includes instructions to make a carrying coat, frock, petticoat, vest, modesties, bonnet, bootees, mittens and shawl.
Pattern only. sold as a digital download of a PDF document containing 13 A3 pages.
This sale does not include any finished articles.

This is a vintage Patons knitting pattern.Design - Pam
This pattern was published by Patons and Baldwins in Australia, I believe in the early1950's, however there is no date on the pattern book.

This pattern is not as complicated as many other vintage patterns. The instructions for the shawl only take part of one page. Many vintage shawl patterns are pages long. If you are looking for a vintage pattern which is simple to knit this could suit you. I haven't knitted this particular pattern however I have made a shawl using a similar stitch and it is an easy stitch to work.

The wool used for the original pattern was Patons Beehive Lady Betty - 3 ply..
Needles required are 1 pair No. 10
My research has found that the current needle sizes are:
Size 10- ( AUS -3.25mm), ( UK -10), (USA -3)
Finished size of the shawl is 48 inches by 48 inches.

This file is in a PDF format with original pattern pages in 1 file.
Please let me know if you have any problems downloading or reading the pattern.

In order for your work to be the same size as the original I strongly suggest that you check your tension as this is an old pattern and today's wool will knit up differently.

If you have any queries please contact through the conversations link or email. I check both.

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