1940s Wartime Ladies Cape PDF Knitting Pattern


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This one is from the 1940’s war years. It’s knitted in
a pretty stitch for the main part and a two by two
moss for the borders.

Measurements: Length 17 inches. Width all round
45 inches.

The original yarn used was 8 ozs. (227g) of Munrospun
Balta or Clachan wool (which was probably a 4 ply).
A Pair each No.9 (3.75mm) and No. 11 (3mm) needles.
A spare needle pointed at both ends, and 1 Button.

TENSION: 7sts. to one inch.

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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