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Two continental ideas for boys and girls

Pattern ID: PB 529
Wool brand: Double Quick, Moorland
Yarn quantity: 7-10 main colour(1oz balls) plus 1 darker and oddment of lighter for fair-isle band or embroidery
Sizes: 24 - 28 inch chest, (4-9 years - 3 sizes)

Wool weight: Double Knitting
Needle size: 4mm or 4½mm, and 3¼mm
Tension (10x10cm): 22sts x 30 rows on 4mm needles

Price: £3.00 (includes 2nd class postage within UK
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Description: Small booklet of two sweaters both in double knitting weight: slash-neck with ribbed panels and a fair-isle yoke band; raglan round-neck with "the simplest of embroidered yokes".
The booklet has some surface creasing but is in good usable condition.