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This charming 1950s Apple Blossom Twin Set looks equally attractive with or without the panels of apple blossom Fair Isle.  Instructions for the twin set without the Fair Isle are included in the pattern.




Bust:  to fit 33 to 35 inch bust



Original Yarn  suggestion and needle size info:   
14 oz Patons Beehive Fingering 3 ply for the set

8 oz for cardigan, 6 oz for jumper

1⁄4 oz each of rose-pink, brown, green  for the set with Fair Isle bands

No. 11 needles (3.00 mm)

No. 12 needles (2.75 mm)

Medium size crochet hook

5 Press studs

7 Buttons



Worked to a tension of 17 stitches to 2 inches and 11 rows to 1 inch over the open work stripe and stocking stitch pattern.


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!


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1950s Apple Blossom Twin Set

  • 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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