210 Pages. This is a very rare Victorian Era collection of knitting and crocheting patterns. The patterns are lovely, and quite extensive, however, there are not pictures for all of the patterns in this manual. A collector's item! Please note that this manual is almost identical in content to Fleisher's Manual #3.
225 Pages. This is a very rare Victorian Era collection of knitting and crocheting patterns. The patterns are lovely, and quite extensive, however, there are not pictures for all of the patterns in this manual. A collector's item! Please note that this manual is almost identical in content to Fleisher's Manual #2. This edition has a few more patterns in it than the earlier edition.
56 Pages. This edition is much like the similar 4th edtion. You will find a lovely collection of shawls in this book, as well as several items for baby. In addition to this there is a beautiful assortment of Afghans and slippers. A wonderful glimpse at the garments of the Edwardian age.
103 Pages. One of the more rare titles in the early Fleisher's series, this is an all-purpose book of crochet and knitting patterns from the Edwardian era. The projects include sweaters, jackets, coats, wraps, slippers, leggings, petticoats and many lovely shawls for women. For men there are sweaters, socks and a warm helmet hat. For children there are slippers, kimonos, sweaters, coats, leggings, a skirt and socks. In addtion to all of this there are many lovely vintage afghans. A wonderful book!
206 Pages. Another of the more rare editions of the fabulous Fleisher's Manual. In this edition are lovely Edwardian Era sweaters, afghans, infant's items and accessories. Whether you own one Fleisher's Manual or all of them - they are never a disappointment in quality and content.
205 Pages. Titanic Era collection of lovely knits and crochets from the fabulous yarn producer, Fleisher's. You can always find some hidden jewel in a Fleisher's manual, this edition has some lovely Indian Blankets as well as the adorable Yarn Kids dolls.
204 Pages. This wonderful edition is a bit unique. It has patterns in both Knitting and Crochet, but it also has a a very cute collection of 12 "Yarn Kids" dolls to make with your scrap yarn. A very fun edtion of the fabulous Fleisher's Manual!
205 Pages. A beautiful collection of Edwardian Era crocheted and knitted items for the entire family. There is an especially nice collection of Crocheted Indian Blankets, and a very nice assortment of knitted slippers to name a few of the highlights. Fleisher's massive manuals are never a disappointment in quality and content!
205 Pages. This is an especially nice edition with patterns in both knitting and crochet. There are many garments that are unique to this edition, as well as a fabulous collection of Indian blankets, which were all the rage at this time. You will never be disappointed with a Fleisher's manual - they are loaded with incredible patterns!
204 Pages. A truly wonderful collection with many designs that are unique to this edition. Patterns are worked in in both Knitting and Crochet. There is an especially nice assortment of crocheted shawls, as well as afghans, infants items sweaters and slippers. Fleisher's huge manuals are never a disappointment!
204 Pages. A huge assortment of patterns in knitting and crochet from the early WWI era. There is something for everyone in the family, from dainty slippers and shawls to amazing exotic motifed afghans. Also included is a huge stitch glossary to aid you in creating these wonderful patterns.
204 Pages. Fabulous edtion of designs in knitting & crochet from the time of WWI. There is a special section in this book devoted to Service Attire and the remainder of the book has a huge assortment of patterns for the entire family.
112 Pages. A fabulous assortment of Prohibition Era knitted and crocheted garments for the entire family. For ladies the patters include several sweaters, shawls, hats, scarfs, bed jackets and a dress. For men, there are sweaters, several lovely fancy scarfs and also severl sock designs including a pair of garters. For children there are many lovely outfits including a bathing suit and also sets for infants. A great all-purpose book!
112 Pages. This is a great assortment of Prohibition era knitting and crocheting patterns. The styles are classic 1920's styles, and unique to this book. In addition to all of the many lovely sweates, there are two fabulous Spanish-style shawls, and a long confortable coat. There are also sweaters for men, including a banker's vest and stylish socks. there are also many outfits for children and a great assortment of afghans.
32 Pages. A lovely and classically vintage collection of WWI era sweater and vestee patterns for ladies. The work is in knitting and crochet using a wide array of techniques, including knitted lace and filet crochet. There are many different styles which speak of the transition from the more conservative Edwardian era into the flash and sizzle of the roaring 20's. A quite beautiful collection of 15 designs.
32 Pages. A stunning assortment of classic prohibition era knitted ladies sweaters, suits, skirts and scarfs. The designs are quite lovely and reminiscent of Annie Hall in their simplicity. These designs would blend well with the fashions of today, with their sleek, long lines and lovely use of stitch patterns. There are several different techniques used, among them being lace and intarsia. This edition is sure to become a favorite!
32 pages. Beautifully constructed garments for infants and toddlers from the prohibition era. The garments include bonnets, bootees, blankets and sweaters. The sets are elegant in appearance, but so simple in constuction - projects like this are almost instant gratification!
32 Pages. This lovely edition is much like the #104 edtion, but with an entirely different collection of patterns. This collection contains sweaters, cardigans and vests worked in a variety of knitting techniques, including fair isle, lace and intarsia. The designs are all stunning and they adapt very well to the fashions of today.
18 Pages. The depression era was such a difficult time for most families - a lady may not have had the money to buy all of the yarn for a solid color afghan, but everyone had a stash of the bits and portions of leftover yarn from projects gone buy. This excellent collection of ten colorful afghans is the perfect way to use all of the leftovers to make a stunning work of art. All ten designs are made in small motifs that are joined together to make a stunning and warm wrap for a chilly night. The perfect answer for the frugal lady with a colorful stash of yarn that begs to be worked!
31 Pages. A beautiful collection of 15 sweaters and several hats from the fabulous Fleisher's yarn company. This book was printed during the Depression, and it reflects so well the changing times from which it came. The styles are simple and elegant.
22 Pages. A Depression era collection of vividly colorful afghans and throws worked in various afghan stitches, including Tunisian stitch (afghan stitch). All of the designs are made with many different colors, as a way to make the afghans more economical during troubled times.
43 Pages. This wonderful book contains a unique collection of Depression Era fashions that are worked in knitting with occasionaly a little bit of crochet. All designs (as are most books from this era) are written in only one size - that is size 16. The patterns include blouses, dresses, skirts, vests, as well as several hats, purses and other matching accessories. The despression era books aregetting so difficult to find - and they grow scarcer every day. This restoration brings these elegant, fashionable styles to life once again!
18 Pages. A very stylish assortment of women's garments worked in both knitting and crochet. Among the patterns are vintage 1933 sweaters, swim suits, coats, a cowl neck evening gown, and collar sets. These are lovely, stylish designs and are great reminders of this fashionable era.
72 Pages. This Depression era book contains an excellent array of knitted and crocheted fashions for the entire family. In addition to the many sweater styles, there are lovely dresses for girls and teens, tailored jackets and sweater sets for women, lingerie items and a housecoat, accessories such as socks, mittens hats, gloves and scarfs and even sweater patterns for dogs. A great source book of period patterns.
19 Pages. A lovely collection of women's hand knitted resort fashions from the Depression era. the lovely garments include two hand knitted bathing suits, a turtle neck pullover, tiny shorts called "Baby Pants", a two piece resort dress, a brim hat and a beautiful sports suit.
61 Pages. This edition is all about elegance - and high fashion. This collection is a designer series of fashions for the stars. The designer names are Lelong, Schiaparelli, Lanvin and Patou. The styles are for women's dresses, suits. sweaters and some amazing coats. These fashions are very much like what you would find in a Minerva book of the same era - but the styles are all their own!
21 Pages. There is just something special about the swimsuits of the 1930's! This book has several lovely choices, as well as a stunning assortment of light sweaters and decorative scarfs. A fun and diverse collection of knitting patterns that are well suited for even the sophistated knitter of today!
15 Pages. A beautiful pattern selection of five hand knitted women's fashionable suits, including one designer style by Patou. All of the designs are elegant two-piece suits with classic tailoring, sophisticated fashions that are never out of fashion.
65 Pages. This is a large collection of elegant fashions from the time of World War II. The lovely knits include several long sleek dresses, jackets with matching skirts, two different swagger coats, blouses, a ladies necktie and a beret. These are the beautiful styles worn by the movie stars and fashionable ladies of the decade. There are so many timeless styles here!
57 Pages. A gorgeous selection of knitted vintage Depression Era patterns that are designed just for children. There are many projects to choose from for both boys and girls, including a lace party dress, coats (including a British style coat), sweaters, an angora beret, matching play suits for brothers and sisters, hats, mittens, bathing suits for both boys and girls, cardigans, twin sets, rompers and matching infant's gift sets including baby afghans. There are so many ideas here, this is a great all-purpose book!
61 Pages. Another fine edtion of sophisticated, elegant designs from Fleisher's yarns. In this volume there are a wide range of hand knits. There are coats, suits, dresses and even a stunning evening frock. The designs are very similar to those that you find in the Minerva series of books from this era, and they are every bit as beautiful. The 1930's were such a glamorous time for fashion - many of these styles are still being worn today!
23 Pages. A fabulous collection of hand knitted fashions for the elegant lady from the time of World War II. There are several blouses that are feminine and tailored, showing the elegance of this era. There are also lovely dresses, including a two-piece dress, a vestee dress and a two-piece suit. Lastly, there is a three piece town suit consisting of a skirt, a blouse and a lovely swing coat. Lovely fashions!
16 Pages. This book is a small collection of lovely hand knitted suits and dresses fromt he Depression Era. The styles were originally designed for three new yarns to Fleishers, called Krinky Crepe, Magic Flake and Sport Angora. The patterns include an Afternoon Frock, a Sports Ensemble, a Tab Peplum Suit, a One-Piece Dress and a Two-Piece Town suit. A great assortment in a hard-to-find edition!
55 Pages. This book contains a lovely selection of vintage hand knitted fashions for women from the depression era. There are many selections to choose from including a lovely waistcoat, several one-piece and two piece dresses and suits, and a lovely herringbone coat. The styles are inspirational and very flattering. All of the patterns were written for size 16, but there are instructions in the rear of the book to convert the fashions to your personal measurements.
31 Pages. A lovely collection of school togs, party frocks and casual sweaters for the young misses of yesteryear! These are timeless designs of quality and workmanship. In this edition, the patterns include a two-piece suit with gored skirt, a three-piece suit with button-down skirt, a simple slip-on blouse, a two-piece jiffy knit dress, a two-piece suit with matching Scottish style cap, a simple raglan sleeve blouse, a lovely swagger style coat for a 12 year old, a dainty one- piece dress for a 10 year old, a lovely one-piece party frock for an 8 year old and two different two-piece dresses with a matching beret. Also included are complete instructions for the stitches used - as well as information to change the sizes if necessary. A lovely collection of vintage girly fashions!
35 Pages. Classic is the key word for this collection - and every style it contains is the definition of classic even today. There are hand knit styles for both men and women, and also some very lovely accessories such as gloves, hats and scarfs. For women there are sweaters and cardigans with a youthful flair. For men there are sweaters and vests working in both cabling and stockinette. A beautiful edition!
24 Pages. This edition of Fleisher's will surely be a hit, even with our sophisticated tastes of today. There is a lovely collection of dresses and suits for women all working in knitting. The fashons are as lovely and elegant today as they were when this book was printed 70 years ago.
67 Pages. A stunning collection of high fashion ladies dresses and suits from WWII era. This collection includes the Smart Cape Suit pictured on the cover, as well as several Tyrolean designer pieces by Lanz of Salburg. This is an exquisite collection!
28 Pages. This book contains a spectacular collection of 10 exquisitely crocheted afghans from the era of WWII. The designs include the cover design, the "Trellis" pattern, a beautiful design worked in panels of single crochet in tapestry crochet. The next design, the "Aurora" is worked lengthwise in various colorful ombre yarns with a black border. The next design is the "Parquet" - a lovely geometric design reminiscent of a parquet floor. Next is the "Windsor" design, lovely square motifs with popcorn stitch and also the "Mosaic" which is a wonderful array of small diamonds reminisce of fine tile work. Next is the gorgeous "Willow" afghan which is simple blue stripes with a fancy border, the colors remind one of lovely blue willow-ware china. The next design is the "Domino" - working in small squares of black and white and grey ombre yarn. The next design is the "Fireside", a vibrant striped afghan with popcorn accents and the colors of a warm fire. The next design is the "Flower Loom" (a simple flower loom is needed), colorful hexagons with brown borders. The last design in the book is the "Diamond", shown in shades of green but can be worked in any color scheme - a lovely and simple diamond patterned afghan.
63 Pages. A lovely assortment of classically vintage WWII era womens's hand knitted dresses, suits, blouses and coats. There is also a beautiful floor length negligee, or robe that will surely be one you would love to wear.These designs are the sophisticated classics you still see even today. Also included in this book is a very helpful stitch glossary, detailed closeups of garments and a very handy help section to aid you in recreating them.
35 Pages. This rare gem from the depression era is destined to become a knitter's favorite for sweater ideas. Included are knitting patterns for sweaters, blouses, bedjackets, shoulderettes, cardigans, gilets and vests. These stylish designs are made through many different stitch techniques, such as cables, laces, houndstooth and plain, simple stockinette. A wonderful book!
47 Pages. Sleek, Elegant and Sophisticated are the words best to describe this volume from Fleisher's. This is another classic edition of women's dresses, suits and even a coat from the WWII era. There are a few patterns with lovely cabling, but most of the patterns are very simple stitch patterns. The results, however, are anything but simple - they are spectacular!
11 Pages. This book contins five beautifully unique hand knitted and crocheted hat styles from a stylish era of fashion. Shown on the cover is the knitted Peaked Hat and in addition to this there is a knitted Angora Calot, a knitted Scallop Calot, a fashionable cocheted High Hat and a lovely little Knitted Calot. A great book!
51 Pages. This books contains a lovely collection of hand knitted fashions from the time of WWII. These are great styles, sizes 14 - 18, but mostly size 16 with instructions in the rear of the book for altering the size for a personal fit. The projects are numerous, including several dresses and two-piece suits, a ruffled bedjacket, a fabulous knitted ice skating outfit, fancy sweaters and lovely swing coat. A great collection of unique styles!
27 Pages. A very lovely pattern collection of comfortable garments made with angora yarns. The designs include the lovely bolero seen on the cover, a sports cardigan, a smart pullover, a sleeveless jacket, a breakfast jacket, several gloves hats & scarfs and comfortable bedsocks. Luxurious patterns with a timeless appeal.
47 pages. This book contains an exquisite collection of knitted dresses from the elegant 1930's. The styles are flattering and oh so feminine! As in most books of the era, the patterns are written in size 16, with instuctions for altering the design to your personal size included in the back of the book. These are classic, timeless styles that are every bit as alluring today as they were nearly seven decades ago.
73 Pages. This book contains a wide range of patterns from the time of WWII, beautiful creations for all members of the family. Starting with adorable outfits and sets for infants, there are also coats, swimsuits, dresses and accessories for children and teens. For men there are sweaters, gloves, socks and vests that are stylish and beautifully made. For women, there are stunning sweaters, cardigans and lovely accessories. This is a fantastic book of Swing Era fashions.
55 Pages. This war-time edition of Fleisher's knitting contains a lovely assortment of sweaters, dresses, suits and jackets - all with that 1930's flair and sophisticated styling. As are most books from this era, all the patterns are written in size 16 with instructions in the back of the book to resize the patterns to your personal size. There are also instructions in this book to make various styles of shoulder pads - a necessity of many of these well designed fashions from the 1930's and 1940's. A rare classic that is very difficult to find!
23 Pages. There are some amazing crocheted afghan pattern books that were made at the time of WWII, and this one is one of the best. It contains crochet patterns and one knitting pattern to make 9 different afghans, the patterns include the Delftware, the Autumn Leaves, the Briafcliff, the Duchess, the Nantucket, the French Brocade, the Tapestry Bouquet, the Knitted Ripple, and the Pine Tree designs. Some of the the floral designs are embroidered onto a plain base using a tapestry needle, so there are a variety of techniques as well. An excellent book, great for those who collect the color afghan books of the 1930's and 1940's!
55 Pages. If you love vintage patterns with cables and other fancy stitches - this is the book for you! This book is loaded with fabulous vintage designs. In addition to the several lovely cabled stitch cardigans, there are lovely dresses and suits with capped sleeves and a-line skirts. The designs are suave and sophisticated with a tailored cut and an expensive look. As with most pattern books from this era, all of the patterns in this book are a size 16 or a medium. There are useful instructions in the back of the book on how to resize a pattern, as well as stitch instructions for the stitches used to make the sweaters. This is an excellent book of stylish World War 2 era fashions.
43 Pages. This book contains a fantastic assortment of sweaters, vests and socks for men. Most of the designs are modeled by well known film and radio stars of the era, such as Rudy Vallee, Fred Allen and Dick Powell to name a few. This is not just a pattern book, but it is also time capsule of the best names from the golden age of radio.
51 Pages. This edition contains a smashing collection of hand knitting patterns for women from the early 1940's. Beautiful suits and dresses for daytime or travel as well as several lovely sweaters and pullovers that would dress up any outfit. These are all classic styles and designs that are every bit as beautiful today as they were so many years ago! As with most pattern books from this era, all of the patterns in this book are a size 16 or a medium. There are useful instructions in the back of the book on how to resize a pattern, as well as stitch instructions for the stitches used to make the sweaters.
43 Pages. This book contains an adorable collection of hand knitting patterns for young boys and girls from the 1940's. There are matching suits for brothers and sisters, with skirts for the girls and shorts for the boys, there are cardigans, pullovers. snow suits, coats and even the accessories of socks gloves and mittens. The styles are adorable and timeless - with a hint of nostalgia, these are the fashions that your children's Great Grandparents wore when they were small! Everything that you need is right here - including helpful instructions for weaving a toe or embroidering a design onto plain knitting. This book is a treasure trove of wonderful children's fashions!
19 Pages. An absolutely stunning assortment of eight crocheted and knitted afghan patterns that are unequalled in quality and appeal! These beautiful creations will become cherished family heirlooms for generations to come. The first design is called "Snowflake", that consists of diamond in afghan stitch with an embroidered snowflake and knitted border of cables. The second design is called "Carnival", a colorful pinwheel design. The third pattern is called "Square Dance", colorful crocheted squares that are finished with a scalloped border. The fourth design is called "Rio" a colorful number that is crocheted in one piece. The fifth design is called "Cameo" a glorious pattern with hexagons and embroidered roses. The sixth design is called "Colonial Rose", this is the lovely afghan shown on the cover. The seventh design is called "Wedgewood" a beautiful number with vertical stripes in two shades of blue. The final design is called "Stadium" a lovely design worked in the two colors of your favorite sports team. All of these design are shown in black and white on the pattern page and the center page shows all of the patterns in color.
39 pages. A lovely mixture of fashionable hand knitted garment patterns from the time of WWII. There is a little bit of everything included here, from simple pretty sweaters, to stylish dressses & suits, sleek jackets and a lovely drop shoulder A-line coat. A beautiful collection of timeless fashions.
22 Pages. For a book with only 22 pages, this edition contains a huge amount of adorable patterns for an infant! There are patterns for several sets for an infant including a Christening set, the sets usually include bonnets, coats, sweaters, blankets, bootees, etc. The patterns are mostly for newborn to 1 year old, however there are a couple of additional patterns for cardigans and a frock for a young girl up to the age of three. In addition to all of these, there is a cute pattern for a beret, some lovely little moccasins, hanger covers and a cute "ducky" harness to use as your infant learns to walk. There are some great patterns to make for a shower gift, or for your own little one! Why buy when the ones that you make are so much better!
31 Pages. What man doesn't love the warmth and luxury of hand knitted sweaters and socks? This edition from Fleisher's is filled with great hand knit fashions for the man in your life. There are thirteen designs to choose from, which include pullovers, cardigans, vests and button-downs. There is also a fabulous ski sweater in a Nordic design and patterns for six different socks, a pair of mittens, a pair of gloves and a handsome scarf. Show your man how much you love him and surprise him with a vintage style hand knit!
55 Pages. This book contains a huge collection of patterns for infants up until 4 years of age. There is so much to choose from, you will have difficultly deciding what to make next! There are sweaters, bonnets, bootees, buntings, blankets, mittens, leggings, dresses, wraps, rompers, sweaters and leggings. For the older children there are socks, mittens, slippers, dresses, shorts, shirts, a bathrobe, swimsuit, cardigans, pullovers, and snow suits for cold weather. This is such a lovely assortment of patterns some are in knitting, and some crochet - great for gifts or for dressing your own children in style!
35 Pages. This stunning collection of couture hand knits for women will make you the envy of all of your friends. There are gorgeous sweaters in many different styles and techniques - including cable knits! The styles are sleek and sophisticated and include many sweaters, cardigans, jackets and dresses. All patterns are written in three sizes - some are 14, 16 and 18 and others are sized 16, 18 and 20. There is no other sizing information in this book, so if you are unfamiliar with pattern sizing you may want to familiarize yourself with this technique in order to change the sizes to smaller or larger than those shown in the book. This is a fine collection of patterns with a tailored and sophisticated air about them!
27 Pages. This book contains a lovely set of patterns for babies to keep them warm - all worked in crochet. There are several sets which include a blanket, bonnet, bootees, sweaters and some with pillows. These are all for infants up to 1 year old and would make spectacular gift sets for a shower gift for the mom-to-be! There are also a few items for children that are a bit older, up to three years old, and these include several lovely sweaters and pullovers, a party frock, a lovely little travelling dress and a lovely little mock pleated skirt set. In addition to all of these there are adorable crochet covers for hangers, one with a rose f9or the hook, one with a horse and the last one with a swan. The final pattern is for matching bedjackets for mom and baby - a great gift idea!
19 Pages. This wonderful book contains patterns to make seven exquisite colorful afghans, most worked in crochet. The designs are truly works of art, it will be difficult to choose which one to make first! In addition to the stunning grape vine design on the cover (the design is embroidered onto a plain band), there is also a floral design with vibrant reds, blues and green on a black base, next is the "Rose Petal" motif design of mauves and grays. Next is the "Pond Lily", small hexagon motifs of red and white joined with black border, followed by the "Cabana", a pattern of vertical stripes with a vibrant south of the border appeal. The next design, "The Ivy" is an afghan worked in knitting with vertical panels of leafy lace in light and dark green. The final design is the "Cornflower", an embroidered design on plain grey strips of a corn flower vine.
37 Pages. This collection of women's fashions is truly a stunning and timeless reminder of why the 1940's were just so cool. Most of the patterns are for suits or dresses, but there are also a few eye-catching blouses that are just the perfect addition to your wardrobe. All patterns were written in three sizes, either 14, 16 and 18 or 16, 18 and 20. The patterns are quite flattering with long lines, some are two or three piece suits with cap sleeves and a tailored and expensive appeal to them. For sweaters there is a lovely drop shoulder blouse, a fancy evening sweater with sequins, a lovely cable knit cardigan and a very nice turtle neck blouse. These are fashions that are forever beautiful!
39 Pages. This edition contains 15 lovely sweater patterns for the college bound girl of the 1940's. The patterns are written in three sizes - size 14 to 18, however there are a few that are written in size 36 to size 40. In addition to the sweater patterns, there are also some very lovely socks and mittens to complete the outfit. The sweater patterns include a cable knit vest with a long ribbed waist, a lovely argyle cardigan (with ankle socks to match), a simple designed pullover and cardigan with cap sleeves, a simple diamond pattern pullover for the sorority girl to embroider her sorority letters to, a simple raglan cardigan and pullover, a tartan design pullover, a lovely classic cabled cardigan, a beautiful fair isle yoked pullover with matching mittens, a beautiful cable yoke pullover, a v-necked pullover, an alluring date-nite sweater, a classic slip on with half sleeves and a scoop necked tuck in blouse. A wide range of patterns for the younger set!
47 Pages. A staple for every lady's wardrobe, these sixteen classic cardigan designs will be the perfect cover-up to chase the chill away! There are designs to compliment any outfit - including an argyle, fancy cables, a sleeveless vest, fancy ribbed designs or just a simple plain cardigan. There is something for every taste here. Most of the patterns are set up in three sizes 14 -16 - 18. There are a few designs that are women's size 36 - 38- 40 and one sizes all the way up to size 44. There really is something for women of all ages here - a great assortment of patterns!
47 Pages. There is nothing more elegant than a classic design knit dress - and this books is filled with great patterns! There are patterns for dresses, suits and elegant sweaters - as well as a fabulous shoulder wrap to complete the ensemble. All of the outfits and sweaters in this book are written in three sizes, 14 - 16 - 18, and in the back of the book are instructions on how to change the sizes of the patterns. A skilled knitter could make these designs a tailored fit for just about any size! These are fabulous patterns for business or leisure!
47 Pages. The books contains a gorgeous collection of hand knitting patterns for the sophisticated woman of the 1940's. These fabulous designs have a timeless appeal for even the most discriminating fashionista. There are elegant dresses, suits, skirts, sweaters, cardigans and vests. All patterns are written in three sizes, some are more slender fitting than others. The sizes range from size 12 to size 20, however most of the patterns are sized 14 - 16 -18. There are instructions in the back of the book to change the patterns to different sizes or measurments. A skilled knitter would be able to make these lovely patterns into the perfectly fitted suit of her dreams!
30 Pages. A wonderful selection of classic style socks for everyone that you love. In these pages you will find expert instructions to make the socks that fit perfectly and are lovely to look at. There is the perfect pattern for every fancy, including the elaborate such as men's argyles to simple cables, ladies anklets, a great pattern for spiral socks in all sizes, lounging slippers for the whole family as well as simple heavy hunting socks. Also included are patterns for bed socks and knee warmers. There are excellent instructions from beginning to end - if you have never made your own socks, why not now?
39 Pages. This books contains fashionable styles for the woman on the go. Whether it is that simple little sweater that blends well with any outfit, a trendy double breasted jacket or a luxurious dress - you will find the perfect compliment for your fashionable mood of the day. There are three different styles of skirts included that are written in five sizes: 12 - 14 - 16 - 18 and 20. All of the other patterns are written in three sizes: 14 - 16 -18 but there are instructions in the back of the book to alter the sizing to make your fit perfect. A fabulous collection of stylish patterns that are every bit as alluring today as they were back in the golden age of fashion!
112 Pages. A wonderful collection of dozens and dozens of classic 1920's flapper era fashions that are just as fabulous as they were nearly 100 years ago. Most of the designs here are in knitting and for women, however there are also some beautiful designs for men and children. The garments include sweaters, coats, dresses hats, scarves, socks and stockings and warm and some cozy crocheted items for infants. Also included are beautifully photographed diagrams of stitches and the instructions to make them, as well as the full patterns for all of the items shown. This is an excellent collection of designs from the timeless Gatsby era!
32 Pages. This book is a fabulous collection of knitted garments for children and infants from the roaring 1920's. This is from a small series that Fleisher's published in the mid 1920's and it is incredibly hard to find today. In this book there are patterns for the matching Robert & Robina suits for a set of twins, the Idella & Penelope school girl sweaters, The Una coat and the Betsy Sweater. For boys there is the Gordon & Roger schoolboy sweaters, the Homer suit for a young lad and the Bernice sweater for a young lady. For toddlers, there is the Dickey suit for a boy and the Babs sweater for a young girl. There are also lovely caps, stockings, afghans and assorted infant garments.
19 pages. A Lady's boudoir cannot be complete without these little comforts that add glamour as well as warmth. In this book there are patterns for eleven lovely bedjackets - some worked in crochet and some in knitting. In addition to these, there are also patterns for three different slippers and four different bootees (or bed socks) to chase the chill away. The patterns are well written and easy to follow, and the book also contains a page of helpful information on stitch instructions and caring for your knits. These are timeless designs that are as functional as they are beautiful!
39 Pages. The edition contains a very lovely selection of hand knitting patterns from the early 1950's. Included are beautiful simple style dresses, several casual sweaters and tops - including several different cardigans and a few short jackets, and a cape stole. These are timeless styles and exude elegance and sophistication, as the fashions of the 1950's often did. The patterns range in sizes - from 14, 16 and 18 or women's sizes 34, 36 and 38. Also included are charts, detailed photos of some of the more elaborate patterns and in the back of the book is helpful information to change pattern sizes, how to obtain gauge, and how to block and assemble your work with practical finishing instructions.
47 Pages. This book contains an excellent assortment of knitting and crochet patterns for sweaters for men of all ages. The pictures of the sweaters are in black & white, but the backgrounds are in color. The styles include sweaters, cardigans, vests, scarves, ear warmers, a dickey - and even golf club covers! Some of the more elaborate designs include cables, argyles, intarsia and fair isle - and these include charts and detailed instructions for perfect results. Many of the patterns are written in a range of multiple sizes between 34 and 44 and some patterns are even adjusted for two different weights of yarn. In the back of the book, there is also helpful information to change pattern sizes, how to obtain gauge, and how to block and assemble your work with practical finishing instructions.
43 Pages. This is a gorgeous selection of stylish and sophisticated knitting patterns for women from the early 1950's. The patterns include dresses, blouses, suits, cardigans, jackets and three pattern variations of a calf-length skirt. Some of the feature patterns include two styles for a lace party dress - one made in crochet and the other one in knitting. All of the patterns are written in three sizes, most of them being 14 - 16- 18. This is a beautiful selection of timeless fashion patterns.
35 Pages. If you are looking for the perfect cardigan pattern - look no further! This book is filled with patterns for beautiful cardigans in a wide range of weights and sizes. On the cover is shown a beautiful mother/daughter set in a classic design made with a sports weight yarn. The sizes in this book range from a girls size 6 through 12, a misses size 14 through 20 and a women's size 38 to 48. The designs are classic for the 1950's "Sweater Girl" cardigan, with warm wool designs for winter, cool cotton designs for spring or summer, two lovely vests, a beautiful mother/ daughter shrug set and even a fluffy angora number that would be perfect for a night on the town. The perfect book of cardigans!
43 Pages. For the true "Glamour Girl" that is in every woman, this fabulous book from Fleisher's has just the perfect pattern for you! The knitting patterns for Ladies Sweaters, Dresses, Cardigans, suits, shrugs and fantastic pullover tops are presented in a range of sizes - Misses sizes 12 through 20 and Women's sizes 36 through 44. These are all classic 1950's style garments with beautiful shaping and the perfect tailored look.With easy to follow instructions and beautiful photos of the finished designs, this books is a MUST HAVE!
11 Pages. How much can you fit into an 11 page book? Plenty! This little book is absolutely loaded with great patterns! There is a lovely Cape Stole that is knitted in seed stitch, a Sailor Collared short jacket that is written for size 14 & 18, a Box Coat that is patterned for sizes 12 - 16, a Striped Cardigan in Fisherman's stitch that is written for sizes 12 - 16, a lovely Dress in Dropped Stitch Stripes that is written for sizes 12 - 16, a Gondolier's Over-sweater that is patterned for sizes 12-16, His and Her's Crew or Turtleneck sweater in sizes 36 - 42 and the Sweater-Jacket pictured on the cover that is written for sizes 12 - 16. An excellent book with really beautiful designs!
15 Pages. This book contains twelve fabulous 1950's era knitting patterns for the young and the young at heart. The sweaters are all sized in misses sizes, either 10 - 16 or small and medium. In addition to the lovely "Pixie Cape" shown on the cover, there is a nice v-neck vest with pockets, a lovely short-waisted cardigan, a half sleeved pullover with a lovely cabled patterns, an adorable boat necked pullover with ribbing at the waist, an intricately patterned pullover with a v-neck, a very lovely shaker-knit cardigan with a shawl collar, and a popcorn and cable cardigan with cap sleeves. In addition to the sweaters, there are also some unique accessories that would be fun projects to make - such as the little capelet that can also be converted into a toboggan cap and the knee-high stockings with festive pompoms. An excellent assortment of patterns in such a small book!
39 Pages. This book contains a stylish collection of twenty classic 1950's staple hand knits for women. There are sweaters, coats, dresses cardigans and bulkies that are every bit as stylish today as they were sixty years ago. All of the patterns are written in multiple sizes, with the majority of them in Misses sizes 12 - 16. There is one dress pattern that is written in Women's sizes 34 - 40. Among the many sweet little cardigans in this book, there is the lovely coat on the cover (and two more coats inside), there is also a stunning lace formal dress that would be the hit at any formal function.