1:12th scale Ladies accessories c. 1943
Comprises of Embroidered Head Scarf, Ankle socks, Snood, and Blouse Front.
Materials required: Blouse Front - Size 19 (1.00 mm/US size 00000) knitting needles, 12.5 metres 1-ply wool, 12.5 metres fine 1-ply cotton, 5 c square of fine net or tulle, Sewing thread for making up, small button or bead. Headscarf - Size 16 (1.5mm/ US 000) knitting needles, 50 metres 1-ply yarn, oddments of embroidery thread or wool for flowers, tapestry needle. Snood - Size 16 (1.5mm/ US 000) knitting needles, 12.5 metres 1-ply yarn or sewing cotton (makes work more open), very thin elastic such as shirring elastic, 0.75mm crochet hook (optional). Ankle Socks - Size 19 (1.00 mm/US size 00000) knitting needles, 12.5 metres 1-ply yarn.
Approximate finished sizes: Blouse Front – 4.25 cm neck to waist, 3 cm across bust. Headscarf – 15 cm x 10 cm on other two sides (excludes fringe) Snood - 2.5 cm x 2 cm wide after elastic has been added. Ankle socks - 2 cm tall.
Gauge not important.