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The book contains patterns that are no longer available. They are incredibly intricate. See some samples above.

The patterns include:

Pram suit for the baby girl
Knitted Shell Pattern (see first image above) - Coat, Petticoat, Bonnet and Bootees)
Roseleaf - Layette for Baby (see second imagve above) This is a complete layette in itself, comprise eight Coat, Dress, Petticoat, Pants, Vest, Bonnet, Bootees.
Mauryeen Crochet set for Baby
Coat and Bonnet in Bubble Stitch
Berry and Leaf Set - this is exquisite
The Baby Alice Set

Four pages at the back have a few parts missing.

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The benefit to you is that you pay no POSTAGE COSTS.

The pattern has been reproduced and saved in PDF format from my collection of vintage patterns.

PLEASE NOTE: This is a book full of patterns that are no longer printed!!! It is in electronic format which means that you can then print it out. The last few pages have some text missing. Otherwise, this item is a steal.

Vintage Baby Knitting Patterns - 1940's - Australian Home Journal - Baby Book No 5


  • Vintage Supply from the 1940s
  • Ships worldwide from Brisbane, Australia
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