1940’s Pretty Vest with French and Directoire Knickers PDF Knitting Pattern 34 Bust


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The slim-fitting vest of this pretty and practical
set pairs equally well with French or Directoire
knickers and instructions are given for knitting
both designs. The set is knitted mainly in stocking
stitch with ribbed bands, whilst a dainty openwork
border edge the top and french knicker legs.

To fit a 34 Bust and 36 Hip

The original yarn used was: 14 ozs. (approx 400g)
Greenock Super fingering 3 ply. A pair No. 10
(3.25mm) needles. A medium crochet hook and
elastic thread.

TENSION: 8 sts. to the inch in width and 10 rows
to 1 inch in depth.

The needles are old sizes so I have included a
conversion chart to help

The pattern comes as one easy to download
and print PDF

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