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Originally mail order transfer patterns from The American Weekly, these 6 peacock designs are from about 1940. The meter stamp on the envelope is undated, but the regulation code used was active from 1932 to 1948. These are beautiful designs for pillowcases, table clothes, guest towels and more. A similar design was included in a 1940’s blouse pattern and would still look great on today’s fashions. Using very simple embroidery stitches, these are gorgeous and work up quickly.

**this is a restored copy, not the original pattern or the metered envelope***

Included are 5 different designs. Each one has been carefully traced from the original to provide a clear copy and each is presented in both original and reversed format. Motifs range from 6” square to 6” high by 10” long. To use simply print and retrace with an iron on transfer pencil - Dritz makes one that is available in most sewing and craft stores. Original color suggestions are provided, although the designs are equally as beautiful done in a single color.

10MB or less PDF downloadable from Etsy once your payment clears. Simply go to your account Purchases page and look for the download button. Please let me know if you have any issues as this is a new feature for my shop.

This pattern is a complete restoration of a vintage pattern. The original pattern is in the public domain, but my rewrite and graphics have my own copyright. Feel free to make the items for sale, but I ask that the pattern itself be for your personal use only.

1940s Peacock Embroidery Pattern

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