Striped Blouse from 1944 worked in moss stitch
and stocking stitch stripes. You work holes into
the stocking stitch stripes and then embroider
with the darker wool, gives a unique look to this
rationing era sweater blouse
Yarn used was Patons Beehive 3 ply fingering
(Patonised shrink resist) on No. 9 and 10 needles.
You will need 7 oz in total, 4 oz (115g) dark shade,
3oz (86g) light shade
Measurements to fit:
To fit a 33-35 ins. Bust.
Length from top of shoulder 19.5 ins.
Length of sleeve seam 6 ins
The pattern comes as one easy to download and
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