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vintage ladies jumper knitting pattern from early 1940s

Bestway 545L: Great vintage ladies 1940s knitting pattern for classic jumper. This design is easy to knit and smart to wear. Knitted in modern fine 4ply, with a down size in needles, always work a tension square a  change needles if needed. Long and short sleeve instructions given. Shoulder pads suggested to give nice square shoulders. Original was knitted in a fine shiny rayon yarn. To fit 32-34 inch bust.

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vintage knitting pattern for ladies jumper early 1940s Bestway 597L: Great vintage ladies 1940s jumper knitting pattern. Dainty lacy stripes for this smart little jumper with short sleeves. Knitted in a silky yarn that is similar to a modern fine 4ply. Always work a tension square and change needles to get correct tension. If a larger size is needed use a larger needle size but do allow a bit more yarn. To fit 33-35 inch bust.

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vintage ladies knitting pattern for twin set jumper and cardigan early 1940s Bestway 655L: Great early 1940s vintage knitting pattern for ladies twin set. This interesting design is to fit 32-34 inch bust and is knitted in a wool that would be similar to 4ply. Always work a tension square and change needle size if needed. Unusual design, but easy to work, does use a cable needle.

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vintage ladies knitting pattern for button up cardigan from 1940s Bestway 1382L: Great vintage 1940s ladies cardigan knitting pattern. This lovely design has neat collar and lovely hand made buttons, classic shoulder pads and interesting stitch. The triangle pattern is quite easy to do once the first pattern is set. Long or short sleeves with crochet buttons. To fit 34-35 inch bust. Try modern 4ply and a change of needles if needed to get the correct tension.

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ladies 1940s knitting pattern for waistcat with wmbroidery trim Bestway 1421L: Great 1940s vintage ladies waistcoat knitting pattern. This is to fit 31-34 inch chest and is knitted in modern 4ply, try a tension square and change needles if needed. The yoke is knitted in stocking stitch then embroidered and felt added. This was very typical of the time, felt decorations were very popular. Crochet buttons, deep rib and narrow cables, so pretty and neat. Would look great with jeans of a skirt.

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ladies 1940s cardigan knitting pattern  with cable detail Bestway 1435L: Great vintage ladies cardigan knitting pattern from 1940s. This neat wide rib design with twisted bands is very unusual and is easy to work. To fit 34 inch bust. Beautifully shaped and knitted in similar wool to modern 4ply, always work a tension square and remember when measuring it will stretch in wear as it is a rib. Neat little shoulder pads add that classic 40's look.

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ladies 1940s tailored jumper with collar Bestway 1346L: Great 1940s vintage knitting pattern for ladies little collared jumper. This sweet design is knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply and change needle size if needed. Trim, beautifully fitted with lacy stripes and neat little collar. To fit 35-36 inch bust. Shoulder pads make this a classic 40's look.

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ladies 1940s cable jumper with beret knitting pattern Bestway 1437L: Great vintage 1940s ladies nautical jumper knitting pattern with beret to match. This easy to knit design is worked in moss stitch and cable original worked in dark blue and white. To fit 32-35 inch bust and is knitted in a vintage 3ply yarn, so try a modern 4ply and change needles if needed. Always work a tension square. Instructions for the beret as well, crochet buttons and shoulder pads - so delightfully 1940s!

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ladies 1940s jumper knitting pattern with cable Bestway 1455L: Great vintage ladies cable jumper knitting pattern from 1940s. This pretty little jumper is knitted in a vintage 3ply that should work well in a modern 4ply, always work a tension square and change down needles if needed. To fit 34-36 inch bust and has instructions for short or long sleeves. Shown with shoulder pads in place.

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vintage ladies 1940s bolero knitting pattern Bestway 1460L: Great vintage 1940s ladies bolero knitting pattern. Knitted in feather pattern and has a nice gentle curve and beautiful puffed sleeves. Quick and easy to knit in a vintage 3ply or modern 4ply. Always work a tension square. To fit 34 inch bust.

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vintage ladies 1940s jumper coat knitting pattern Bestway 1537L: Great vintage 1940s lacy button up jumper. Lovely little cardigan that can b worn as a jumper. To fit 35-36 inch bust, knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply.  Short sleeves and collar make this nice for the summer. Always work a tension square.

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vintage 1940s ladies jumper knitting pattern Bestway 1562L: Great vintage ladies 1940s jumper in Pyramid pattern. This pretty jumper is to fit 36 inch bust knitted in vintage 3ply that should work with a 4ply always work a tension square. Model has shoulder pads.

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1940s jumper polo shirt knitting pattern Bestway 1606L: Great vintage 1940s ladies polo shirt knitting pattern. Simple to knit in vintage 3ply but modern 4ply will wok well, always work a tension square to fit 34 inch bust. Casual fit.

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1940s slipover knitting pattern for ladies sleeveless jumper Bestway 1610L: Great vintage 1940s slip over knitting pattern. This pretty little design has a crsss cross stitch that is easy to knit. Sits on waist so look really nice under a suit or with jeans. Original knitted in vintage 3ply so try a modern 4ply, always work a tension square and change needles if needed. To fit 34 in chest.

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vintage polo sweater knitting pattern from 1940s Bestway 1701L: Great vintage round neck jumper knitting pattern from 1940s. This beautifully fitted jumper in leaf pattern is classic 1940s styling with small shoulder pads, worked in vintage 3ply, so try a tension square with modern 4ply and change needles if needed. To fit 36 inch bust.

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vintage ladies 1940s  with bows Bestway 1707L: Great 1940s ladies lace rib jumper knitting pattern. Elegant and smart jumper to fit 34 inch bust, try modern 4ply in a tension square and change needles if needed. Wer with or with out bows, small shoulder pads used in photo. Makes a pretty evening top. Unusal square neck, this would look nice in angora.

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vintage 1940s knitting pattern long or short sleeves Bestway 1722L: Great vintage 1940s fancy panel jumper. This nice neat little jumper can be knitted with just the pattern yoke or with pattern panel as well. Knitted in vintage 3ply, so work a tension square and try modern 4ply. To fit 34 and 36 inch bust.

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vintage ladies cardigan knitting pattern from 1940s Bestway 1727L: Great vintage 1940s ladies cardigan knitting pattern. Triangle pattern for this classic easy to work cardigan. To fit 34 inch bust knitted in vintage 3ply so try modern 4ply and change needle if you needed. Great for re-enactment weekends away.

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vintage ladies 1940s jumper with cable rope Bestway 1728L: Great vintager 1940s ladies rope cable jumper knitting pattern. This neat, classic 1940s jumper is to fit 36 inch bust and is nicely fitted Try 4ply in a tension square and change needles if needed.

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Bestway 1733 young ladies slipover Bestway 1733L:  Great 1940s young ladies slip over knitting pattern. This smart little top is to fit 33-34 inch bust and is knitted in vintage 3ply that should knit to a modern 4ply, always work a tension square and change needles if neded.

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vintage knitting pattern from 1940 Bestway 1756L: Great vintage ladies twin set knitting pattern with cable detail from 1940s. This pretty cardigan and jumper is to fit 34 inch bust and is knitted in vuintage 3ply so try modern 4ply and changge needles if needed.

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lovely 1940s pattern for embroidered cardigan Bestway 1831L: Great vintage ladies cardigan knitting pattern from 1940s. Ths super cardigan has set in sleeves and V neck and is knitted in stocking stitch with embroidery, chart included. To fit 34-36 inch bust try modern 4ply and a change of needles if needed. Always work a tension square.,

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vintage ladies 1940s evening jumper Bestway A1925L: Great vintage ladies evening jumper knitting pattern from 1940s. To fit 34 inch bust, knitted in simple stocking stitch and trimmed with sequins (or beads or embroidery) Instructions for long or three-quarter sleeves. Fastened at shoulder with press studs. Always work a tension square. Uusal vintage 3ply, but try modern fine merino 4ply.

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Bestway 2174L: Great vintage ladies lace cardigan knitting pattern from 1940s. This one is ideal for the fuller figure have a size range of 42-46 inch bust. Originally for vintage 3ply, try modern fine merino 4ply and adjust needles to get correct size. Stocking stitch yoke and sit on waist style is flattering to the larger sizes. This one is elegant and smart at its best

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vintage ladies summer jumper knitting pattern 1940s

Bestway 1995L: Great vintage ladies knitting pattern from 1940s. This little jumper is knitted in vintage 3ply, so you could try modern 4ply. Always work a tension square. To fit 33-36 inch bust. This pattern is caller flower lace fancy rib. lovely deep rib a d elegant sleeves.

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vintage ladies jumper knitting pattern with cable from 1940s LJ632-3: Great vintage ladies jumper knitting pattern from the late 1940s. This beautifully shaped jumper with picot edges to cuffs, neckline and hem is so elegant. Knitted in a vintage ply that would be similar to modern 3ply, or if you would like to use a modern 4ply,choose a fine merino and work a tension square to adjust needles. To fit 34-36 inch chest. This lovely design has three quarter sleeves and shaped waist and beautiful back with line of small pearl buttons down the centre to mirror the bobbles.

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vintage ladies cable jumper knitting pattern from 1940s LJP632-9L: Great vintage ladies cable jumper knitting pattern from the late 1940s. This design has neat, wide cables and deep wide rib for welt. Another elegant style knitted in a fine wool. Tension is for a modern 3ply, but if you want to use a modern fine merino 4ply then do a tension square and change needles as necessary. To fit 34-36 inch chest.

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vintage ladies knitting pattern with angora stripes from 1940s LJP632-10L: Great vintage ladies stripe jumper knitting pattern from the late 1940s. This design is worked in a fine 4ply and angora 4ply,  in stripes, always work a tension square. Another elegant style knitted in a fine wool. To fit 32, 34 and 36 inch chest. 6 small pearl buttons at back of neck for fastening.

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ladies classic cardigan knitting pattern from 1940s Patons 153L: Great ladies classic cardigan pattern from 1940s. This easy to knit cardigan with high V button up has set in shoulders that can have small shoulder pads inserted. Knitted in vintage 3ply to fit 33 inch bust, try modern 4ply for a larger size 34-35 inch bust on same needles, stretches well this design. Always work a tension square.

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vintage ladies angora cardigan knitting pattern from 1940s Patons 255L: Great vintage ladies button up cardigan knitting pattern in angora from 1940s. Lovely style and shape to fit 32- 36 inch bust in three sizes and can be knitted in 4ply angora or modern 4ply wool. Worked in a fancy rib pattern so easy to knit. Small shoulder pads can be inserted to give the style shown on the picture. Sit on waist style. Always work a tension square.

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vintage ladies jumper knitting pattern 1940s Patons 365K: Great vintage knitting pattern for a short sleeved jumper form 1940s. This pattern includes hints on making up the perfect garment. The fancy rib jumper has a round neck and smooth inset sleeves. Long sleeve instructions as well. To fit 34, 36 and 38 inch bust. Back opening for six tiny pearl buttons. Always work a tension square. Try modern 4ply for this one.

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vintage ladies lacy jumper in angora knitting pattern from 1940s

Patons 379L: Great vintage ladies lacy angora jumper knitting pattern from 1940s. This pretty jumper would look great with velvet trousers or skirt for evening wear. Knitted in a fine angora, always work a tension square and try modern 4ply angora or 4ply wool for this one. To fit 34, 36 and 38 inch bust. 5 small pearl buttons to close at back of neck. Instructions for long sleeves included.

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ladies vintage knitting pattern for pretty cardigan 1940s Patons 510L: Great vintage ladies short sleeved jumper knitting pattern from 1940s. This design is easy to knit and very unusual Gothic pattern, short sleeves, deep twisted rib welt and picot edged collar. Knitted in vintage 3ply, try modern fine 4ply and work a tension square. To fit 36 inch bust.

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vintage ladies knitting pattern for pretty cardigna from 1940s Patons 512L: Great vintage ladies cardigan knitting pattern from 1940s. This super fitted cardigan or jacket has ribbed set in sleeves,very deep rib and worked in Viennese Leaf stitch. To fit 34-36 inch bust and knitted in modern fine 4ply. Always work a tension square. There are 13 small buttons down the front. Elegant and beautiful vintage knitting at it's best.

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vintage ladies 3ply delicate jumper knitting pattern from 1950s Patons 689L: Great vintage ladies knitting pattern with 4 different designs from early 1950s. These pretty jumpers are knitting an a fine vintage 2ply which is similar to a modern 3ply. Modern adult colours are available on the internet in this ply. Fine needles are used, so if you want a slightly larger size use 4ply or a size larger needle, but allow a little more wool. There are instructions for a short sleeved round neck jumper with wide fancy lace panels, A wide rib design with fancy yoke, I like this one, both the above are to fit 34-36 inch bust. And there is one with a decorative V panel which is to fit 33-34 and 34-35 inch bust, and the one with wide lacy panels in black and white at the shoulders with ties at the waist, very dramatic to fit 34 inch bust. Unusual, elegant fifties fashion.

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vintage ladies double knitting pattern for bolero, jumper and cardigan from 1950s Patons 767L: Great vintage ladies knitting pattern with 4 different designs from 1950s. There are instructions for bolero, jumper and classic cardigan in double knitting wool. The cardigan has dolman sleeves and is to fit 34-36 inch bust, the jumper with fancy panel and deep ribs is to fit 34, 36 and 38 inch bust. The bolero with pretty cable patterned border is to fit 34-36 inch bust. Always work a tension square.

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vitnage early 1940s cable jumper kjnitting pattern 1940s Patons 963L: Great vintage knitting pattern for ladies jumper with cable design from 1940s. This lovely, beautifully shaped jumper with pleat shoulders and cable blocks is so unusual and elegant. Shoulder pads give it that typical 40's look. Knitted in vintage 3ply so try modern 4ply in a tensions square and change needles if needed, button back at neck. To fit 32 inch bust. Try larger needles of a good 4ply to get a size larger, but allow a little more wool.

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ladies 1940s knitting patttern fpr collared jumper Weldons 250L: Great vintage ladies jumper knitting pattern from 1940s. This sweet little jumper in leaf stitch stripes is neat and beautifully shaped. Deep rib and patterned collar, short sleeves that can have small, neat shoulder pads to make it more classic 1940s. To fit 36 inch bust and is knitted in vintage 3ply so try modern 4ply with a change of needles. Always work a tension square.

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vintage 1940s ladies knitting pattern for button up cardigan with cables Weldons 251L: Vintage 19409s ladies jumper cardigan knitting pattern. This well shaped jumper with buttons down front, known as a jumper-cardigan as cable panels and hand made buttons. Deep rib and neat set in sleeves. Knitted in a 4ply, always work a tension square. To fit 36 inch bust.

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1940s ladies knitting pattern for a bolero Weldons 254L: Great vintage ladies knitting pattern from 1940s for a bolero jacket. This little coatee is knitted in vintage 3ply, work a tension in a fine merino 4ply, should work, change needles if needed. to fit up to 36 inch bust. Lovely shape with scroll chain attached after completion. Small shoulder pads can be used to give the classic look.

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1940s ladies knitting pattern for a jacket Weldons 265L: Great vintage ladies jacket knitting pattern from 1940s. This little jacket is to fit 32-34 inch bust and is worked in a vintage 3ply or a fine modern 4ply. Always work a tension square and change needles if needed. Two colour jacket with garter stitch borders. Very elegant and stylish, with shoulder pads and neat little pockets, lovely shape.

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vintage 1940s knitting pattern for ladies cardigan Weldons 270L: Great vintage ladies cardigan knitting pattern from 1940s. This little cardigan has a smocked yoke, very easy to work, it is just a rib the when cardigan is finished you pull together alternate stitches with same colour wool or a contrast and create the smocking effect. To fit 35 inch bust and is worked in vintage 3ply that would work well in modern 4ply, always work a tension square and change needles if needed.

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vintage 1940s ladies jacket knitting pattern Weldons 282L: Great vintage 1940s fitted jacket knitting pattern for ladies. This design is figure flattering and so neat with contrast mock pockets and cuff flashes. Lovely large buttons give this jacket a great period finish. Long or short sleeve options and is knitted in vintage 4ply, so try modern 4ply and change needle if needed. to fit 34-36 inch bust.

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1940s Tyrolean jacket knitting pattern for ladies Weldons 288L: Great vintage 1940s Tyrolean cardigan knitting pattern. Lovely Tyrolean style jumper cardigan with long or short sleeves. The main cable pattern is worked then embroidered with bright wool to create the effect, very popular during the 1940s. Hand crochet buttons too. Worked in a tension to suit modern 4ply, but always work a tension square. To fit 34-35 inch bust, the model is wearing shoulder pads. I have other Tyrolean styles in the main ladies. section. They look great with jeans.

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ladies 1940s jacket knitting pattern Weldons 298L: Another great knitting pattern for ladies tailored jacket from 1940s. This design is in a simple wide rib with contrast edging. Simple but elegant. Shoulder pads are worn in the photo. To fit 35 inch bust and is worked in vintage 3ply but would work well in modern 4ply, always work a tension square and change needles if needed.

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vintage ladies 1940s knitting pattern fr a ribbed jumper Weldons 311L: Great vintage ladies knitting pattern from 19409s. This design for neat fitting jumper is so simple and elegant. To fit 32-34 inch bust and is worked in a wide rib and a lattice yoke. Tension shows it to be worked in a vintage 3ply, but if you want to use modern 4ply allow a change of needles to get the correct tension and allow an extra ball of wool. Long and short sleeve option. Button at back of neck.

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1940s vintage knitting pattern for ladies jumper with bows at yoke

Weldons 320L: Great vintage ladies jumper knitting pattern from 1940s. Pretty moss stitch jumper with rib yoke and lovely shaped neck with bows, very popular a the time and could be worn for an evening or day wear. Neat inset sleeves. Long or short sleeves. Vintage 3ply was used in the original, but try modern fine merino 4ply and change needles if needed. To fit 33-35 inch bust.

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vintage ladies knitting pattern for jumper and jacket from 1950s Weldons A1138: Great vintage ladies knitting pattern for jumper and jacket from 1950s. This lovely pattern has instructions for the wide rib jumper with zip neck and roll collar and the wide backed raglan jacket with single top button. Both are knitted in double knitting wool and the jacket is to 34-36 inch bust. The jumper is to fit 36, 38 and 40 inch bust. Always work a tension square.

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vitage knitting pattern for raglan jacket 1950s
vintage ladies button up cardigan knitting pattern from 1950s Weldons B1307: Great vintage ladies knitting pattern for Fisherman’s rib cardigan from 1950s. This cardigan is knitted in double knitting wool and should fit 36-38 inch bust. Wide button band and pockets with set in sleeves. Nice easy classic pattern. Always work a tension square.

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vintage ladies and mens cable aran style jumpers in double knitting from 1950s Weldons B1401: Great vintage cable aran style roll neck jumper knitting pattern from 1950s. Worked in double knitting with polo necks and wide cables in Donegal design. to fit 36-38 and 40-42 inch bust/chest. Always work a tension square.

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vintage ladies cardigan knitting pattern 1950s Weldons B1444MC: Great vintage classic cardigan knitting pattern from late 1950s. This one is to fit 34-36 bust and is knitted in bouclé style wool or try a 4ply. These instructions for a machine knit, but easy to make by hand. The Jerkin try double knitting and again easy enough to convert to hand knitting, the welt, arm bands and neck are worked by hand any way. Always work a tension square. (click to go to other machine knitting patterns)

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vintage knitting pattern for thick cardigan with cable from 1950s Weldon B1554: Great vintage ladies knitting pattern with cable panels from ate1950s. This pattern is to fit 36 inch bust and is knitted in a thick wool similar to modern Aran. Casual and elegant with super large buttons and collar. Always work the tension square in these vintage patterns, as modern yarns differ from the vintage ones.

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