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Knitting for our troops - pile machine knit socks

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Recently, a curator from the Australian War Memorial added a shout out to Ravelry seeking pattern testers for knitting patterns which were being developed for a museum publication on war knitting. This publication is being prepared for the 100 year commemoration of the First World War. Australians were asked to contribute knitted products to the war effort I contacted the curator and asked whether she might accept a machine knitted pattern. She agreed to have a look so here is the pattern. Pile Machine knit socks These pile machine knit socks are made with 4ply wool (Bendigo Woollen Mills Luxury Koala 4ply,...

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