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Country Holiday Dress

Country Holiday Dress

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This is a vintage knitting pattern for the Country Holiday dress, no. 2897. This dress has a lot more positive ease than other 1940s knitting patterns, with a bodice gathered into the yoke and three quarter length sleeves. The pattern is taken from the Sun-Glo Knitting Book Series 73. This book is from the 1940s and features women’s frocks, or jacket and skirt combinations. 

The size is for a 32-34 inch bust, however includes instructions on how to alter the sizes with choices from a 36” bust, 40” bust or 44” bust. 

Materials required:

  • 16 skeins Sun-Glo Shrinkproof or Sunbeam 3 ply fingering weight wool. This wool can be substituted with modern materials to achieve a gauge of 7 stitches x 9 rows for a 1 x 1” square.
  • Knitting needles size UK 10/3.25mm. 
  • Crochet hook. 
  • 4 buttons. 
  • 3 press studs. 
  • 1 leather belt. 


Take a look at our handy resizing guide to help create the perfect fit

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