Barbara, a 1930s delicate lace jumper - vintage knitting pattern PDF



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  • Vintage from the 1930s
  • Digital download
  • Digital file type(s): 1 PDF

This lovely jumper is a beautifully wearable design, perfect for spring and summer.
A loose, airy stitch makes this a breeze to knit up, and the neck-line tie is just perfectly 1930s.

Finished width: 36 inches
Yarn: Light fingering weight (3ply equivalent)
Needles: UK 6 and 12, metric 5mm and 2.75mm (meant to be a loose stitch)
Published in: Patons and Balwdins Specialty Knitting Book no. 42

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*Public Domain*
All my vintage patterns are out of copyright (public domain). Public domain means you can make anything from the pattern to sell (just please don't resell or pirate the PDF, thanks!).

*Pattern Notes*
These patterns have been pre-loved down the through the years, and original owner's names and notations may be visible on the scans. All my patterns have a faint watermark (sorry).

*Using the ePattern*
You'll need Adobe to open the file. I can also email you the file if you wish, just PM me.
Stuck on some of the knitting terms or instructions they used back in the day? I’m happy to provide technical support to the best of my ability xx

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What a great pattern! Changed the cast on /stitch count to suit my size (182 stitches around the bust) changed the sleeves a lot and shaped shoulders with short rows, and I just love how it came out. Bex was amazing as always, speedy replies to my messages.

lilphoton 15 May, 2022

5 out of 5 stars

M. Gallagher 27 Apr, 2021

5 out of 5 stars

Esther Jane Marco 14 May, 2021

5 out of 5 stars

Lovely pattern, thank you very much

gillian Thornton 07 Dec, 2020

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