Knit back to the 1920s and 1930s

Hosted by the LSE Library

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Dr Ellie Reed

An event 'For those who enjoy an interesting piece of knitting', explore knitting patterns in interwar domestic magazines with Dr Ellie Reed, who will focus on publications in the Knitting & Crochet Guild's ( collection.

Dr Eleanor Reed introduces us to knitting patterns, styles and stitch patterns from interwar women’s magazines. Tune in if you are interested in interwar fashion or just into knitting. A booklet containing stitch patterns will be available to attendees. If you want to try some examples out, we’ll share a social media hashtag for you to post results to!

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The British Library of Political and Economic Science (@LSELibrary) was founded in 1896, a year after the London School of Economics and Political Science. It has been based in the Lionel Robbins Building since 1978 and houses many world class collections, including The Women's Library.

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The event will be on Zoom - an interactive platform for conference calls.

Instructions on how to join will be sent to attendees beforehand with a meeting link and passcode for access.

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