A friend on FB had sent me this model. Couldn't resist to get the kneedles out and clicked away
Isn't it a wonderful advertisement. In today's language it makes it almost hilarious.
A good friend left me her Vogue Knitting books. The oldest dates back to 1947. Just look at this
There is the Vogue Knitting LIVE show in NYC from 17 - 20 January 2013 are any men attending??
Pattern from a Vogue Knitting book 1961
3 months Cape Town has produced this dressing gown
Using 2.5mm knitting needles; Cast on 129sts
Please note the rib starts with a P1
Row 1 *P1, K1, rep from * till last stitch, P1
Row 2 *K1, P1, rep from * till last stitch, K1
Row 3 to 6 Rep last 2 rows, twice
Row 7 *P1, K1, rep from * till last stitch, P1
Start row count at 1 again
Row 1 P2, [K3, P3, K3, P1, K3, P3] 7 times
K3, P3, K3, P1, K3, P2
Some of the completed projects. See what the slip stitch technique can produce.
Some try outs.