As a gift to Knitters across the world, I am pleased to provide the content of the following out-of-copyright pattern books. While the patterns are free to everyone for all non-commercial purposes, and you may freely link to them, I hereby prohibit the use of these patterns on other websites or in archives without my express consent. For more information, contact Kelly Hurt.
- What to Make for
- This Australian 74-page booklet, published ca. 1915, has 50 patterns in knitting and crochet. Needle and hook sizes are often given in relative terms (fine, medium, etc.). There is no gauge/tension given. Also included is an 'explanation of crochet stitches'. NOT YET COMPLETE.
- Fleisher's Knitting & Crocheting Manual
- The sixteenth edition, published in 1918, has patterns for all members of the family as well as instructions. NOT YET STARTED.