Vintage Knits: Short-sleeved Cardigan

A very nice short-sleeved cardigan with turned-up cuffs and a bloused back. It’s from the American Thread Company booklet Smart Fashions. There’s no date on it, but it seems to be from the early 60s.

bloused-back-cardigan384

Here’s the pattern:

bloused-back-cardigan-pa385

~ by lolarusa on January 26, 2009.

4 Responses to “Vintage Knits: Short-sleeved Cardigan”

  1. Call me crazy, but I adore the Stepford Wife hairdo and the big pearl earring thing she has going on. She went a little crazy on shaping her eyebrows, and her makeup seems a little too obvious… but hey, whatever! Can’t win ’em all.

    The cardigan is fun now that you point it out, but I never notice things like that! :-)

  2. I updated. The honour is mine. Regards.

  3. My site is “united architects”.

  4. Hello Uncle Vinny,

    Yes – half the reason that I collect these old patterns is because the photos are fascinating. The other half is because the clothes are cool.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: