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Three Quick-to-knit Casuals

Pattern ID: PB 393
Wool brand: Patons Double Quick or Moorland
Yarn quantity: Cover design: 16-18 (1oz balls); long cardigan: 19-21oz; short lacey cardigan:13oz.
Sizes: to fit 34 - 38 inch chest (3 sizes) - short lacey cardigan 1 size only 34-36 inch.

Wool weight: Double Knitting
Needle size: 4½mm, and 5½mm,
- or - 3¾mm and 4mm

Tension (10x10cm): 22sts x 30 rows over st st

Price: £3.00 (includes 2nd class postage within UK
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Description: Booklet of three different designs. See photograph below. Note that the "button through lacey" cardigan is one size only up to 36 inch chest; cover design and longer-line open front cardigan are in 3 sizes.
The booklet has light creasing and has been reinforced with sellotape along the spine.
"Tuxedo-fronted Raglan"; "The Italian Line (cover design)"; "Traditional British" (not sure what's so very British about it).