VOGUE'S 27th KNITTING BOOK
Published by Conde Nast Publications (London, UK)
Undated but believed to be early to mid-1940s. There are references to wool rationing and the fact that much of the country's wool supply 'is still wanted for the Forces'
Small format softback booklet - 52 pages - contains several colour photographs as well as black and white
Dimensions: approx. 6" x 8.5" (approx. 15 cms x 21.5cms)
Please note: this is a much * smaller * format than the booklets produced later in the 1940s, possibly due to wartime paper rationing
This edition contains the usual stunning range of Vogue fashion knitwear. It's diffiult to decide which to feature here! Chic garments for women - sweaters/jumpers, cardigans, jackets and skirts, hats and gloves. Also includes a few patterns for men
The sizes vary for each garment. If you would like further information on the contents (sizes etc) please feel free to contact me
A rare and highly collectible volume. These vintage Vogue Knitting Books are becoming increasingly difficult to source, especially from the 1940s
In good condition. There are ink annotations to the front cover (please see photo) and a small ink mark to back cover. Cover is a bit grubby. General age discolouration throughout. Staples have started to rust. But otherwise good. Binding is tight. Internal pages are clean with no stains, tears or annotations
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