Crocheted Sweater : This pattern contains directions for crocheting the sweater shown. "This snug fitting sleeveless sweater is quickly crocheted in a pretty shell stitch. The embroidered daisies make it colorful. The directions are written for misses size small (32-34). Medium (36) and large (38-40). There are separate directions for each size, which are written 'older' style.
This is a Mail Order pattern, purchased through newspapers and catalogs. This pattern was marketed as pattern No E-1097 by Needlework Bureau in 1946. The newspaper description: "This snug fitting sleeveless sweater is quickly crocheted in a pretty shell stitch. The embroidered daisies are colorful trim".
- No 00 steel crochet hook
- 2 - 4 oz hanks white knitting worsted; About 10 yds red worsted for blossom; About 30 yds blank worstedfor edge and leaves;
- Large eyed needle.
- 6 - dime size ball or flat buttons
Gauge: Work loosely, 3 stitches – 1”