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Brand Socks
Product type Patterns
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Item Description
Sock Styles
Vintage Knitting Patterns Book
PDF Reproduction

Beehive Series No. 57, c 1940s, 29 pages

Vintage patterns for men's socks knit on 4 needles for dress and sports wear in a variety of patterns, with charts. The length of leg to bottom of heel flap for all socks is 13 1/2 inches except for the Innovation patterns which also have 8 1/2 inches.

Beehive Innovation is a section with three patterns The new way to knit a sock. These patterns require one set of four needles and one set of two needles. There is a note that a patent has been applied for this with regard to this method.

In addition, there is a section on the Aladdin Heel. Using this heel, you can replace a worn out heel without unravelling the foot.

* Laird
* Maple Leaf (front cover)
* Striped (Innovation)
* Lattice (Innovation)
* Ladder (Innovation)
* Cable
* Diamond
* Fair Isle Diamond
* Heraldic
* Houndstooth
* Check
* Arrowhead
* Shamrock
* Thistle
* Plaid
* Tartan
* Clocks
* Chieftain
* The Greys
* Round About
* Plain Socks with optional embroidery

You will receive your pattern book in PDF format for digital download and there are no shipping charges. You can access the patterns easily from your computer by using the Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you do not have this on your computer, it can be downloaded for free from their site at

By purchasing this copy, you agree to use it for personal use only; no re-selling of any or all of the contents is permitted. To the best of my knowledge and belief, this material comes from a public domain source.