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We love this 1940s Bonnie Thistle Waistcoat. The unique thistle pattern will make you stand out with its flattering design and silhouette.




Bust: to fit 36 inch bust
Length from shoulder:  19 inches


Original Yarn and needle size info: 

6 oz wool in natural shade

small quantity each of blue and green

No. 10 Knitting Needles (3.25 mm)

No. 12 Knitting Needles (2.75 mm)

10 Buttons


8 1⁄2 stitches and 10 rows to 1 square inch on No. 10 Needles.


The original yarn may not be available due to the age of the pattern. Select yarn 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!


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1940s Bonnie Thistle Waistcoat

SKU: 40-WAI-COA-COP-1686
  • 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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