Now, I've written a number of blog posts about Mail Order (Away) patterns, but this particular pattern leaflet was a first for me.
But, of course, women of this liking would enjoy crocheting as well. I had just never thought about the magazine offerings being in places other than those periodicals aimed directly at Needlecraft artists.
This is a two page, open fold leaflet, T.C. 8, with two popular patterns, vintage 1950's, from The Spool Cotton Company. Shown above is Pattern No 7857, a round pineapple daisy luncheon set.
This pattern leaflet, in PDF form, is available in the shop, should you be interested.
The appearance of this pattern leaflet in my collection stack, makes me wonder what other magazines contracted with the Yarn and Thread companies to feature their pattern as mail-away's. I'll keep my eyes open, and if you know of others, do let me know.
Thanks for dropping by,