Infant's Knitted Bootees

These pretty little bootees are from The Manual of Yarnkraft. They're typical for the period, recalling that central heat wasn't available at the time, and babies needed good woolly coverage against chill.

Approx Date: 
1916
Designer: 
Bear Brand Yarns
Sock Type: 
Historical
Yarn: 
Fingering
Needles: 
2mm
Pattern Source: 

Manual of Yarnkraft, 14th Volume