The Pattern Parlour


I sell vintage and used knitting and crochet patterns from the 1940s to the current day. Plus there's a section for used knitting, crochet and craft magazines.

The price you see is the cost  without the postage charge. 

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Knitting Needle Conversions


UKMetricUSA
142.000
132.251
122.752
113.00-
103.253
-3.504
93.755
84.006
74.507
65.008
55.509
46.0010
36.510.5
27.00-
17.50-
08.0011


Tension:


It is essential to check your tension before starting your garment.  If there are too many stitches to the pattern tension, it is too tight and you should change to a larger size needle.  If there are too few, your tension is too loose and you should change to a smaller size needle.



You could also browse:

Alice Rose Patterns to find more pre-owned and vintage patterns. Plus a choice of 1940s/1950s patterns in PDF format.

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Bestway 3757
Reference: 1010
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern - Child's Raglan Cardigan 2 - 8 years 3 sizes: 22/23", 24/25", 26/27" chest Original yarn: Copley Speedinit with a tension of 15 sts to 4" and 5 rows to 1" Good condition for the age. Circa 1960s
Bestway 3757
Reference: 1290
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern, Cardigan 3 sizes: 22/23", 24/25", 26/27" chest Original yarn: Copley Speedinit with a tension of 15 sts to 4", 5 rows to 1" (Chunky yarn) Circa 1960s
Bestway 3758
Reference: 1607
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern, Baby's/Toddler Twin Set Sweater & Cardigan 2 sizes to suit: 20/21", 21/22" chest Original yarn: Bairnswear Double Knitting yarn with tension of 6 sts and 8 rows to 1" The leaflet has a name written on the top of the cover, (see photo) but otherwise i...
Bestway 3763
Reference: 2275
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern for Chunky knit Sweater for an older Child. Two Sizes to fit 12 - 16 years. 32/34", 34/36" chest, The yarn used originally was Patons Ariel Triple knitting working to a tension of 4 sts and 7 rows to 1" over the rib stitch. Work a tension square for s...
Bestway 3806
Reference: 968
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern - Bonnet & Helmet for Small Children 2 sizes To fit: 1/2, 3/4 years Bonnet: 15", 16" round face edge Helmet: 14", 15" round head edge Double Knitting yarn will be needed to make these items.
Bestway 3852
Reference: 1011
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern - Toddlers Chunky Anorak 18 months - 3 years One size to fit 22/23" chest Original yarn: Patons Big Ben with a tension of 7 sts and 9 rows to 2". Good condition for the age.
Bestway 3864
Reference: 1143
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern, Toddler's Lumber Jacket, Slipover & Jersey 1 - 3 years 2 sizes: to fit 21", 23" chest Original yarn: Listers Lavenda Double Knitting yarn with a tension of 11 sts and 15 rows to 2" Good used condition, with a small amount of knitters m...
Bestway 3865
Reference: 1144
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern, Sweaters with Motifs Scottie Dog, Chick, Flower. 2 sizes to suit: 21/22", 23/24" chest Original yarn: Double Knitting yarn
Bestway 3869
Reference: 1291
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern, Boys Sweaters & Cardigan To fit: 25", 27", 29", 31", 33" chest 4 ply yarn There's a fold across the middle of the pattern Circa 1960s
Bestway 3881
Reference: 970
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern - Two Helmets 4 sizes, 16.5", 17.5", 18.5", 19.5" round head edge Double Knitting yarn Circa 1950s/1960s
Bestway 3905
Reference: 1286
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern, Girls Cardigan with Flower or Chick Motif. (The flower motif is embroidered on at the make up stage) (The chick motif is fair isle which you follow from pattern instructions and not a chart) 22", 24", 26" chest 4 ply fingering yarn with a tension of ...
+1
Bestway 3979
Reference: 1917
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern, Lacy Dress, Jacket & Bonnet, (The second photo is the full set available to knit) To fit 16" chest Quicker knit yarn was used originally to make these items, so work a tension piece and change your needles if necessary to achieve the correct tension. Circa 1950/60s
Bestway 3980
Reference: 819
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern - Ladies Cardigan with Lacy Stitch Sleeves 34", 36", 38" bust Double Knitting yarn Circa 1960s
Bestway 3984
Reference: 1918
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern, Romper Suit, One size to fit 20" chest, The original yarn was 3 ply, you should work a tension piece first and match your yarn tension to the one used in the original pattern. Circa 1950s/60s
Bestway 4005
Reference: 0172
£1.50
Man's V Neck Cardigan 3 sizes 38", 40", 42" chest Double Knitting yarn with tension 5.5 sts and 7.5 rows to 1" square, using no. 8 (4mm) needles over st. st. Fair used condition.
+1
Bestway 4011
Reference: 1609
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern, Baby's Coat, Leggings & Hat 6 - 12 months Pram Set in 1 size to fit 21" chest for the coat. Leggings 9.5" waist to crotch. The hat is to fit an average size head. (see photo below for the hat) Original yarn: Double Knitting with a tension of 13 sts to 2" o...
Bestway 4028
Reference: 1484
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern, Babies Bonnet, Shoes, Bootees & Mitts Birth to 6 months A selection of baby accessories in 3 and 4 ply yarn. 3 ply items - Lemon & White Bonnet, Lemon Bootees, Mittens & Pink & White Stripe Bootees 4 ply items - Shoes, Bootees & Mittens Leaflet...
Bestway 4033
Reference: 820
£1.50
Vintage knitting pattern - Lady's Lacy Stitch Jumper 2 sizes: 34/36", 36/38" bust You will need a 4 ply yarn to knit this item. Circa 1960s
Bestway 4042
Reference: 1919
£1.50
Vintage knitting/crochet pattern, Three Matinee Jackets, Two Knitted & One Crochet, Cardigan (lemon) 21" chest Matinee (white)22" chest Crochet Matinee (blue) 19" chest 4 ply yarn will be needed. Circa 1950s/60s
Bestway 4044
Reference: 1610
£1.50
Vintage knitting/crochet pattern, Knitted Romper Suit & Crochet Dress 9 - 18 months of age Knitted Rompers: one size to suit 21" chest. Crochet Dress: one size to suit 22" chest and length 14" You will need a 4 ply yarn. Fair used condition. Circa late 1960s/early 1970s