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Delight in the details of this 1930s Kathleen Dress, that  is suitable for almost any occasion, with its lacy pattern, puffed sleeves and a-line silhouette. Express yourself stylishly and knit this pretty vintage dress.




Bust:  width all around at underarm 32 inches

Back length from top of shoulder:  39 inches

Sleeve seam:  5 1⁄2  inches



Original yarn suggestion and needle size info:   

14 oz Patons Super Crepe 3 ply

No. 9 Needles (3.75 mm) 

7 Buttons



Worked at a tension of 7 1⁄2 stitches to 1 inch (not stretched).


The original yarn may not be available due to the age of the pattern. Select the yarn type that is closest to the weight of the original yarn.


When reworking the pattern it is best to knit a tension swatch with your chosen yarn. To get the correct measurements, your tension must be the same as stated in the pattern.


Happy Knitting!


The Worksbasket Vintage Patterns xx

1930s Kathleen Dress

SKU: 30-DRE-SHO-PAT-3716
  • You are buying a restored, recoloured and reformatted DIGITAL COPY of the original knitting pattern only. It is NOT the original pattern or finished product.  Your PDF will be available to download once payment is confirmed.

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