1940s Knitted Homewares and Novelties - dolls, toys, tea cosies, afghans and more - Vintage Knitting Pattern Booklet

Sold by SubversiveFemme

This is a digital file

Get Shipping Estimate
In stock
Digital download


Item details

Patons 252 - Knitted Homewares and Novelties.
A charming 1940s' styled knitting book with practical and fun knitted things to make for your home and family.

A 28 page PDF containing a range of patterns including tea cosies, knitted hot water bottle covers, bags and belts, coat hanger covers, a lamp shade, knitted toys and dolls clothes plus two lovely afghans.

This listing is for the above PDF pattern, available by Instant Download. I can also email it to you instead if requested.

Need help resizing a vintage pattern?
Check out ByGumByGolly's amazing series on her blog - http://blog.bygumbygolly.com/2011/02/briar-rose-vintage-kal-resizing.html


*EU Customers*
Special note for my lovely EU Customers - if you'd prefer a custom listing for an emailed pattern to avoid the Digital Goods Tax (VAT) please send me a message with the patterns you would like.

*Public Domain*
All my vintage patterns are out of copyright (public domain). Public domain means you can make anything from the pattern to sell (just please don't resell or pirate the PDF, thanks!).

*Pattern Notes*
These patterns have been pre-loved down the through the years, and original owner's names and notations may be visible on the scans. All my patterns have a faint watermark (sorry).

*Using the ePattern*
You'll need Adobe to open the file. I can also email you the file if you wish, just PM me.
Stuck on some of the knitting terms or instructions they used back in the day? I’m happy to provide technical support to the best of my ability xx

Average review
Lovely pattern book. The ease of PDF download is wonderful! Thank you! <3
Mar 2, 2016 by Angora Kitten
I love these patterns, specially the bag!
Jul 26, 2015 by Laia
Many thanks for the quick postage over Christmas, Bec. Also, thanks for the refund on postage. Have a super 2014. :) Leisa
Dec 30, 2013 by Leisa Franklin
Oh my gosh! I just realized that I forgot to leave feedback! Sorry! This seller is awesome, and has so many great patterns to choose for , as well as great prices! Will be buying from again. To the seller- sorry about the long wait for feed back. I just simply forgot to check that I hit submit. ^_^'
Jan 28, 2013 by A fellow maker

More from this seller

Digital downloads
File delivery
Your files will be available to download once payment is confirmed. Here's how.

Secure options
Etsy Studio keeps your payment information secure. Etsy Studio shops never receive your credit card information.