Vintage Knits: Peasant Dress from 1937
Normally I only post knitting patterns that I might theoretically be able to complete, given sufficient time and energy. This peasant dress and blouse from Minerva’s volume 47 pattern book from 1937 isn’t a likely candidate, given that it involves copious amounts of embroidery (which tends to enervate me) and crochet (which I seem to be incapable of).
But look at it.
It’s just lovely, don’t you think? I’m almost tempted to brave the inevitable mental breakdown that attempting to make it would entail.
I’m sure some of you have the skills to pull it off.
Here’s the pattern: