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Vintage Paper Pattern 1836: Richard Poppleton, 2x Men’s Waistcoats

Vintage Paper Pattern 1836: Richard Poppleton, 2x Men’s Waistcoats
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It is for a man’s pullover and buttoned waistcoat. Each garment has a very intricate designed front consisting of complex stripes. The pattern has a very comprehensive visual aid (a graph!) to help you make sense of the patterning.

Made in 4ply, these two great tops for a man (hey! or woman) have used the same pattern for the intarsia fronts. The only difference is that a variation of colours were used in the patterns. I think that's amazing as they look so different.

The backs of the two garments are plain.

This pattern fits chest: 36 - 46in, 90 - 115cm.

Here is a vintage knitting pattern from Richard Poppleton produced around the mid 1980's. It is not a PDF. It also states that this pattern can be hand knitted, or machine knitted!

Soon I’ll be listing my thousands of buttons, ranging from the 1920’s to the 1980’s, in the section ‘Vintage Buttons, Mostly’. If you can’t wait for a listing, and you’re looking for something special, message me and I’ll check through my stash for you.

I do not carry wool in my shop, neither do I have any connections to anyone who could provide the wool. This pattern is over 30 years old but, like any pattern (old or new) you can choose your own wools to use, just be sure to check the tension advised in the pattern. If you're unsure, take the pattern to a yarn shop, or haberdashery shop and ask their advice - they will be able to help you.


My mother and I have amassed knitting patterns, sewing patterns and vintage buttons into quite the impressive collection. Dozens of knitting patterns, hundreds of sewing patterns and thousands of buttons have all been sorted, cateqorised and filed and are now available to you. It’s a daunting task, to get them listed here, but they need new homes. I hope you enjoy the selections.

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Unless faulty, the following types of items are non-refundable: items that are personalised, bespoke or made-to-order to your specific requirements; items which deteriorate quickly (e.g. food), personal items sold with a hygiene seal (cosmetics, underwear) in instances where the seal is broken.

Additional terms

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