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1973 Patterns

The 1973 Needlecraft Catalog, released in November 0f 1972 contains 39 pages of needlework patterns.     One complete pattern - a cable pullover - was this issues Free pattern.   Two other craft offerings are Decoupage instructions as well as ruffled collar - sewing and crochet - to accessories clothing.  

Many of the model illustrations in the catalog are on the 'flashy side, representing the 1970's fashion trends.   The pattern were marketed under the names of Alice Brooks or Laura Wheeler in the newspaper advertisements.