Vintage Knits: Mohair Sweaters from 1962

For some reason, many of the models in this Bear Brand and Fleisher pattern book from 1962 look like drug addicts and/or women of ill repute. Something dead in their eyes.

But look at their beautiful sweaters! I love the loose, loose cables on the pullover.

Here are the patterns:

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~ by lolarusa on January 8, 2010.

4 Responses to “Vintage Knits: Mohair Sweaters from 1962”

  1. Could sweater models have inspired “Valley of the Dolls”, or was it the other way around?

  2. On their way to a “Key Party” on a chilly night…

  3. The pattern is blurry unable 2 read it.Please send 1 I can read.manythanks
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  4. Hi, V. Davis. The text seems quite clear to me. Are you trying to work from a printed copy? My printer’s down at the moment, so I can’t test and update, but on the screen it seems readable, particularly if you enlarge it.

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