The Crocheted Pill Box - Vintage Crochet Hat Pattern - 1940s 50s - PDF eBook

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A classic 1940s / 50s pillbox - authentic vintage hat pattern for you to crochet.

If you love vintage hats, try this little gem for that authentic retro 40s look!

And here is what they say back in the day:

"Now you can rejoice in wearing a hand-knitted or crocheted hat that will give a sparkling lift to your wardrobe - hats you'll enjoy making and be happy wearing..."


Head Size 22 ins.


Original Yarn: 3 ply Beehive Fingering, Patonised


One No. 0 Crochet Hook (American Gauge)


Each pattern is hand-picked from my vast personal collection of exclusive and authentic vintage knitting, crochet, sewing, and other traditional needle arts & crafts patterns. This is where my passion for all things vintage and love of handcrafting collides with my inner hoarder... Resulting in a spectacular vintage pattern explosion!!

You will receive a professionally scanned and digitally restored PDF eBook copy of the pattern as an INSTANT DOWNLOAD, thus avoiding those pesky shipping costs.

All patterns are scanned and processed by yours truly - a meticulous professional Graphic Designer with over 15 years of experience, and a rockin' high-resolution scanner to boot ;)

Enjoy this vintage deliciousness!!


All pattern designs sold are in the public domain which means that unlike with patterns of today - YOU ARE FREE TO SELL FINISHED PRODUCTS & GARMENTS COMMERCIALLY - on Etsy and beyond (However, the PDF eBooks themselves, as produced by Nostalgia Rules, are protected by Copyright - please see shop policy for more details.)


Average review
Absolutely amazing look and easy to follow pattern, I look forward to getting all of the patterns in this fantastic shop!!!!
Feb 12, 2015 by Bekka Hunsperger
Aug 21, 2012 by A fellow maker
Seller was a pleasure to deal with. I look forward to buying more in the future.
Jul 29, 2012 by A fellow maker
Thanks for a wonderful transaction and a great pattern.
May 22, 2009 by A fellow maker

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2017 © Nostalgia Rules. All restored vintage pattern eBooks issued by Nostalgia Rules are subject to copyright and are not to be distributed without permission. Usage rights purchased are limited to personal, individual use. Only one working copy may be printed for that purpose. Feel free to sell your finished garments! Just don’t distribute or reproduce my books. All original artwork and handmade crafts sold here are fully protected by copyright law, and are also not to be reproduced or misused in any way. All rights reserved.

To the best of our knowledge, all of the vintage patterns offered have had their copyright expire causing it to pass into the public domain. If you are a copyright holder and find content in any of our digitally restored eBooks that you believe you hold the copyright for, please contact us with the details. We make every attempt to ensure that we do not violate copyright law, including a search of the Copyright Catalog for any potential copyright renewals.