WW2 Baby’s pram set- Bestway 1121 Free Vintage Knitting Pattern

This pattern is for a coat, leggings, bonnet and mittens for babies from birth to nine months.

Year – 1940’s judging from small size of the printed pattern and price. There are other patterns from 1930’s & 1940’s which are designed by “Ena” of Home Fashions and Children’s Dress. Home Fashions was a magazine begun in 1921 as Harmsworth’s Home Fashions in 1921, changing it’s name in 1925. It was discontinued in 1953. (Source British Library catalogue).

Sizes – Birth to 9 months

Yarn Size – 3 ply

This pattern is free. You can print the pages below, save the jpgs from this post (right click over picture or long hold, till a menu comes up with Save Picture), or download. To open the download you need a pdf reader program. There might be some erroneous adverts on the page with the word Download in them, so please look at the bottom of this post for the correct file and download button.

One comment

  1. This pattern was knitted by my mother for me in 1954, baby fashions didn’t change much then my pram set was raspberry pink.

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