Vintage Knitting Pattern - Kids Matching 3-Piece Sets - 1950's original Girls and Boys Pullover Sweater, Cardigan, and Shorts or Skirt

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  • Location: United States
  • Category: Knitting & Crochet


These are adorable "Brother and Sister" matching sets! The boy's patte

rns include a Pullover Sweater, a pair of shorts, and a Cardigan. The girl's patterns include a Pullover Sweater, a skirt, and a Cardigan. This is a really sweet vintage look, but is still totally great for today's little hipsters. :)

This listing is for the knitting pattern only. It is a .pdf file that I will email to you. You can purchase all the girl's patterns, or all the boy's patterns, or both. Please see drop-down menu to select which you would like.
This pattern is originally from New Lux, 1952 Edition. This is no longer in circulation, so in order to make it available for more vintage loving knitters, I am transcribing the instructions exactly as written in the original pattern book and offering them here.

Directions are for VINTAGE Child size 1 year and 2 year. Sizing is according to this chart from the original pattern book:
Year - 1 - 2 - 3 - 4
Chest - 20” - 21" - 22" - 23"
Waist - 19 ½” - 20" - 20 1/2" - 21"
Original yarn used was:
3-ply Fingering Yarn
You can google vintage yarn and get the specifications you need to shop around for modern equivalents.
Gauge: 8 sts x 10 rows = 1"
Needles: Size 1 and 2 knitting needles
medium crochet hook
Tape and Buttons for suspenders (Cardigan)

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