CURRENTLY AVAILABLE IN E-BOOK FORMAT ONLY
- 60 original patterns from 1920-1949 reproduced and digitally enhanced
- Rewritten and updated versions of every pattern
- Sympathetically multi-sized to retain the true vintage look
- Beautifully photographed with authentic vintage styling
- Up-dated yarn requirements for each pattern
- Includes sizes from 30 to 60 inches
- Chronologically arranged
- A wealth of information about the changing styles
About the Book
This modern day classic brings you 60 fabulous, vintage knitting patterns for women: From the 1920s tubular look to the feminine charms of the 1930s. The military style of the war years through to the glamour of the late 1940s. This iconic treasury is filled with stunning full-colour photography, faithfully styled, of updated versions of these gorgeous knits. Each design is unique and perfectly captures the charm of its era.
From evening wear to swimsuits, the original patterns have been re-written, updated and carefully resized for modern shapes, using contemporary yarns. The patterns are chronologically arranged, each chapter with an insightful essay on the history of knitting's Golden Age.
This is Vintage Knitting for the Twenty First Century
This book is inspirational not just to the knitter but also to the designer, collector, fashion student, dress historian, stylist and anyone in love with yesteryear.
Downloading Your E-Book
All of our patterns and e-books are supplied in PDF format.
Once you have completed your purchase, follow the instructions on your order confirmation to download your PDF. Your order confirmation is also sent to you by email and includes the link to initiate your download from our website, so please ensure the email address you use is correct; Additionally please make sure that firstname.lastname@example.org is in your allowed email list to prevent your order confirmation being caught in a spam filter.
Please note that every pattern or e-book you purchase from us is also stored permanently on your Susan Crawford Vintage account and can be accessed or downloaded whenever needed. You will also be notified of any pattern updates which can then also be downloaded via your account.
Published by Susan Crawford Vintage
Created and published by our in-house team.
Photography by Susan Crawford
312 pages, full colour photography