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Retro Knits – vintage knitting patterns from the 1900s to the 1970s

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Knitting isn’t just confined to your gran – it’s actually become quite a hip activity amongst people of all ages. And in its wake comes a selection of books helping you along you way, including Retro Knits: Cool Vintage Patterns For Men Women and Children From the 1900s Through The 1970s.

As you may have gathered, this is a collection of 75 knitting patterns through the years, the best and the worst, compiled in chronological order, complete with vintage photographs, pattern book covers, original instructions and updated yarn and needle suggestions if you want to reproduce these vintage items during those long winter evenings.

Available to pre-order now from Amazon, it’s priced at £11.17.

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