“Stitchcraft November-December 1946” – the Christmas Gift Edition.
Complete 20-page booklet scanned into a high resolution PDF – Instant Download!
This issue has a great ‘Make Do and Mend’ spirit.
Stitchcraft – the monthly handcraft magazine. Well known for their beautifully coloured covers, advertising and quality designs.
An example of contents include:
– star place mats for your Christmas table
– cabled and lace bow neck cardigan
– fair isle sweater
– small gifts for aunts, cousins and sisters (earrings, collars, slippers)
– a sewn toy rabbit, and decorated coathangers
– evening sweater
– hats and scarf sets
– much more!
This edition is a great example of War Economy Standard for printing. A lot of the advertising refers to coupons which were still in use for years after the War had finished.
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