This is for instructions to make this simple vintage girl's crochet blouse with a peter pan collar and puff sleeves from 1941. This pattern has finished measures for size 4 (chest 26 1/2 inches), size 6 (chest 28 1/2 inches), and size 8 (chest 29 1/2 inches). This vintage pattern is worked in six cord mercerized crochet Size 30 on a no. 8 and 2/0 steel crochet hook. Gauge: (2/0 hook) 7 sts make 1"; 5 rows make 1". (No. 8 hook) 12 sc make 1". This restored pattern includes pattern and original information. Additional information is also provided which includes yarn information, crochet hook chart, and crochet terms chart. Also provided are vintage measurement are provided with instructions to increase or decrease size by both length and width, general instructions for changing sizes, and fitting guidelines to help determine how snug or loose you may want the finished blouse to be. This information is to help you construct the pattern for a different sizes or adjust the pattern to your needs.
Crochet that’s both vintage and modern! Bring the look of the 1920s to 1950s into your home with 30 fabulous designs from the Coats & Clark archives. Whether you enjoy outfitting your rooms in totally retro style or are just adding a beautiful accent from the past to traditional or modern décor, Vintage Crochet for Your Home is full of ideas. From potholders and dishcloths to rugs and afghans, each design has the charm of the original but with modern twist, as each pattern has been re-created using today’s terms and in yarns and threads you can easily find. A basics section for those new to crochet or in need of a refresher is included in the book to help ensure success. And stitch diagrams in addition to written instruction allow you to create the projects in the way that works best for you. With projects for the kitchen, dining and entertaining, bed and bath and, of course, a wonderful collection of throws and afghans, you’ll give your home one-of-a-kind style with Vintage Crochet for Your Home.
Vintage Crochet Dolls includes 15 vintage patterns that will bring a tremendous amount of joy to your home. The dolls come in a large variety (13 unique female dolls and 2 male dolls). All of the dolls are easy to make and come with pictures.
With this book, you'll get the opportunity to decorate your bed with 14 different bedspread patterns. Each pattern is unique, beautiful, and vintage. All patterns come with simple instructions and pictures.
This book includes 12 vintage blanket patterns for all of you parents, that enjoy crocheting for your children. Every single pattern comes with easy-to-follow directions and pictures of the final product.
Join in the comeback of the vintage look by making your own hats, handbags, and more in classic styles. These 23 patterns include accessories for women, men, and children, all with a vintage-chic look.
Vintage Crochet Hats & Bags features an enormous array of timeless vintage patterns. All of the patterns come with pictures and simple instructions. There are 15 hats and 3 bags in total. All of these patterns are for women.
Vintage Crochet contains a gorgeous collection of timeless fashion pieces, modern accessories, classic and quirky gifts, and modern-retro furnishings for the home and garden, all specially commissioned by Loop's founder, Susan Cropper, from a variety of leading international crochet designers. Using an array of sumptuous, textural yarns - such as alpaca, silk, cotton, mohair and cashmere - in subtle, earthy and vibrant colours, such as dirty pinks and blues, shades of cream, earthy brown, leafy green and burnt orange, these nostalgic designs will let you indulge your inner hippie-chick while creating future heirlooms to treasure. The projects feature a variety of different stitches and techniques - some quick and easy, and others requiring more time and skill. Each pattern comes with yarn specifications and suggestions for embellishments using buttons, ribbons and pompoms. They are divided into four chapters: 'Boho Babes' - beautiful clothes and accessories with a hippie-ish vibe; 'Nostalgic Home' - modern-retro home furnishings; 'Lazy Summers' - pretty items for outdoor living; and 'Gorgeous Gifts' - perfect presents to give away or to keep for yourself. Vintage Crochet bursts with enough originality and inspiring ideas to get even the most un-crafty of people running for their knitting needles.