1940s Two-piece Swimsuit PDF Knitting Pattern Bust 32-34


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An attractive two-piece swimsuit from 1948 which
is worked in a close twisted stitch for the main part
with two-colour cable panels that are firm and help
keep the shape. You will also need a little crochet
knowledge for finishing this one.

To Fit a 32-34 Bust – 35-37 Hip

The Original yarn used was 6 ozs (171g) of a dark
shade and 3 ozs (86g) of a light shade Patons Beehive
Fingering 3 ply (Patonised shrink-resist). A pair each
No. 11 (3mm) and No. 12 (2.75mm) needles. Cable
needle, crochet hook, a press-stud Tape for straps.

TENSION: 10 sts.to the inch over main work on
No. 12 needles

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

The pattern comes as one easy to download and
print PDF

Digital reproduction My Vintage Wish 2021
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Additional information


cable needle, crochet hook, Knitting needles, wool