Hearts of Lace by Patons & Baldwins

Hearts of Lace

Knitting
Light Fingering ?
8 stitches and 10 rows = 1 inch
in stocking stitch
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
525 - 621 yards (480 - 568 m)
Width 19 inches, sleeve seam, 5 inches
Flag of English English

Hearts of Lace decorate the skirt and yoke of this embroidered coat. A 1950s example of this matinee jacket, held at the archive of the Knitting and Crochet Guild, was featured on the BBC4 programme “Fabric of Britain” in November 2013.

Pattern calls for 3oz of wool, oddment of coloured wool for embroidery and four buttons.