Pineapple Jacket : This pattern contains directions to crochet a lacy, shell stitched jacket of 3-ply fingering yarn. The yoke and sleeves are trimmed with pineapples and all of the edges are very lightly scalloped. The front is open with a button/loop closure at the neck. The pattern is in misses and womens sizes. Misses sizes are 12 - 14 - 16 - 18 and womens sizes are 38 - 40 - 42 - 44.
This is a mail order pattern purchased through newspapers and catalogs. This pattern was marketed as Laura Wheeler 538. "Breezy or balmy - this jacket is ideal for all days. Openwork pineapples add see-through charm to the jacket that teams with brief or sleeveless fashions".
Materials: 3-ply fingering yarns - 12 (13-14-15) 1-oz skeins (or substitute to any yarn that will meet the gauge; - No 1 steel crochet hook
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This pattern is featured in a blog post at Todays Treasure Shop Talk, should you care to drop by.