Seventies Knitwear Heaven

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This knitting pattern book is a bit of a mystery – undated and with little publishing information – but it appears to have been produced in Japan as a companion to a Brother knitting machine which uses ‘Cassettes’ to create the patterns (all of which are designed by Masa Yamauchi). It doesn’t get more perfectly early Seventies than this…

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2 Comments on “Seventies Knitwear Heaven”

  1. Mim says:

    AIEEEEEE! KNITTED GAUCHOS!

    I have some late 1960s Vogue Knittings with some truly terrifying knitwear in.

  2. Jo says:

    Wow! The fashions and styling of the photos ticks every box of ’70s fabulousness – the cloud cut-out, fringe, heathery colors, hats, and more. Thanks for posting.


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