Houndstooth Jacket and Hood : This pattern gives instructions to knit, crochet detail, the jacket pictured. This sweet design, in a houndstooth pattern stitch, is sized for the younsters small (4-6), medium (8-10) and large (12-14). The design is long sleeved with the houndstooth design on front panels, ribbed bands and front zipper closure and plenty of beading.
This is a Mail Order Pattern, purchased through newspapers and catalogs. This pattern was marketed as Anne Cabot 5214. The newspaper description:
- BERNAT SHAKERSPUN (Bulky 100% Virgin Wool Yarn) (2 oz. Skeins): 7 (8, 9) Skeins Blue (MC). 2 (2, 3) Skeins Navy (CC)."The hood-sweater is so popular with the younsters, especially when knit in the houndstooth pattern! Use two favorite colors".
- Needles: Straight Knitting Needles #3 and #11.
- Aluminum Crochet Hook #J. Zipper:
- Jacket Zipper 14 (16, 18) Inch Length.
GAUGE: 3 sts = 1 inch; 4 rows = 1 inch.