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 Post subject: Red Cross knitwear
PostPosted: Sun Nov 13, 2016 17:24 pm 
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Any idea if somebody supplies copies of Red Cross knitted vests or pullovers in UK?
Phil


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 Post subject: Re: Red Cross knitwear
PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 20:26 pm 
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That's what I'm hunting for


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 Post subject: Re: Red Cross knitwear
PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 23:13 pm 
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Try this ...

http://www.hjsstudio.com/patterns.html

Scroll down to the bottom box and then click on whatever it is you want ... they open up to described patterns and how to knit them .. !!! ... example here

http://www.hjsstudio.com/rc2sweater.html

... is that what you are after ... ???

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 Post subject: Re: Red Cross knitwear
PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 0:18 am 
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Depending on your size, they are still fairly common over here in the Colonies. There's one at my local antique mall for $25.


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 Post subject: Re: Red Cross knitwear
PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 11:06 am 
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Because you have posted in the American topic section, I presume you mean American Red Cross rather than British Red Cross. Do you?


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 Post subject: Re: Red Cross knitwear
PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 11:09 am 
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http://www.sid-vintage.com/listing/2896 ... -red-cross


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 Post subject: Re: Red Cross knitwear
PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 11:14 am 
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Ok, this is only a scarf, I know.


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 Post subject: Re: Red Cross knitwear
PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 11:19 am 
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Bingo! This is what you are after! (I do love a bit of research!)
http://web.archive.org/web/201004160222 ... /knits.asp


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 Post subject: Re: Red Cross knitwear
PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 21:44 pm 
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Might be worth contacting this Lady.. http://historicknit.co.uk/military-knitting/ She knows her stuff, trust me!


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 Post subject: Re: Red Cross knitwear
PostPosted: Mon Nov 21, 2016 8:08 am 
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Thanks for all your reply,s. I`m chasing up a few of them.
Phil


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