Gay knitted frock and cape by Australian Women's Weekly

Gay knitted frock and cape

This pattern is available for free.

“You won’t be able to resist knitting this charming frock with its dashing cape, because it is so becoming for those first brisk spring days. The smart ribbed stitch is quite easy to do, and the dress is designed to fit impeccably.”

This pattern does not give the needle size required, though you may want to try 2.75mm - 3.25mm sized needles.


31 skeins Paton and Baldwin 4 - ply Super-Fingering wool.


One buckle and one clasp.

Sleeve Gauge:

13 sts., 2 inches; 12 rows, 1 inch.