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Year – 1950s. The Knitting and Crochet Guild has a scan of a booklet from 1954 which lists this exact yarn.

Size – 34, 35, 36 inch busts

Yarn Size – 4 stitches per inch, possibly DK but I can’t confirm this – A ball of Patons Beehive Bedjacket Floss is in a museum in Australia.

2 responses to “1950s Bed Jacket – Loopy – Patons 193- Free Vintage Knitting Pattern”

  1. Charlotte Clark Avatar

    I sell this pattern in my online shop. Mine’s from 1940 and and says to use Beehive Non-shrink baby wool in 3-ply.

  2. Mina Avatar

    I love this pattern and one day when I collect all my courage I will make it 🙂

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