Posts Tagged: knitting

Fab 50s Vintage Bolero Sweater Knitting Pattern

Since this is my first post of the new year, HAPPY NEW YEAR!  I thought I’d start out 2013 with a great knitting pattern.  This beauty is from 1954, and is a really splendid short bolero cardigan pattern.  Knit with jumbo knitting needles, I love the cuffed 3/4th sleeves and pointed shawl collar.  Sweet! This… Read more »

Mod 60s GoGo Mini Dress Vintage Knitting Pattern

Here is a fab mod chunky knit dress knitting pattern from 1968!  A ‘Sweet ‘n Sassy’ sleeveless turtleneck shift mini dress that is pretty awesome.  I love how the model is rocking the orange boots, wide headband, chain medallion, and flip hairdo. This is a timeless style that looks quite easy to make.  I love… Read more »

Beautiful Vintage 1971 Crocheted Juliet Midi Dress Pattern

This is such a stunningly feminine crocheted Juliet midi dress pattern from 1971!  Quite often crocheted items don’t lend the same elegance as knitted patterns do, but this one is quite the exception. In keeping with the Romantic Romeo and Juliet aura of the late 60s-early 70s, this beauty is an empire-waisted style that has a… Read more »

Vintage 40s Leopard Print Hat & Gloves Knitting Pattern

I adore – ADORE – leopard print!  Especially vintage leopard print anything.  It is one pattern that stands the test of time, and always manages to look classic and yet very modern.  It’s always fun to use leopard print as an accessory – it will add pop and pizazz to even the most mundane outfit…. Read more »