Fair to good condition for age - there is a tiny piece of paper missing to the cover (at the top of the spine) - light age wear/foxing/yellowing to top/bottom of front cover and to some pages throughout - yellowing to some page edges throughout - a surname has been written in pen at the edge of the rear cover
BEAUTY - "Toe to top" Continuing our beauty feature. This week: legs 2 pages
FASHION - "Best dressed woman of 1969" (three moods, three ways of dressing) 4 page fashion
THE MRS GEORGE BROWN STORY - Continuing: My Cinderella Life "Hostess to the world and his wife" 3 pages
CROCHET AND KNITTING PATTERNS - "All your own work" Many readers have asked for a particular style or size of garment, so we hit on the idea of sending you, the readers, materials and patterns of your choice, and asking you to make up the garment and give your comments. Now, here are some 'tried and tested' results for all readers to knit/crochet 7 pages Includes: - Ladies two-tone dress (mostly knitted in stocking stitch. Neckline and cuffs in moss stitch) - Ladies Aran cardigan with set in sleeves, saddle shoulders and two pockets - Ladies waistcoat suit in twisted stocking stitch. Top is low-buttoning; skirt is straight and mini length - Ladies crochet suit (two-piece worked in shell pattern with a fine wool). Borders are picot-edged - Ladies smocked dress (long-sleeved with smocked yoke and sleeves in simple stocking stitch) - Ladies red dress (silky finish yarn in reverse stocking stich, flouncy flares on skirt and sleeves) - Ladies braid-bound coat (single or double-breasted, knitted in simple slip stitch pattern using three colours for tweedy effect) - Ladies V-neck sweater (classic stocking stitch with raglan shaping, has rib edges, sleeves knitted from top down) - Ladies long or short fur coat (garter stitch coats, knitted from one pattern, have set-in sleeves) - Ladies lacy top (burnished bronze evening top with metallic yarn in a simple four-row lacy pattern) - Ladies sequinned dress (simple to make, dress has sequins knitted in; and narrow shoulder straps)
Full-page advertisement pages: - Heinz Tomato Ketchup (empty glass bottle with rose) - HP Sauce "saucy rump" (rear page)
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