Channeling the timeless glamour of the 1920s with the Blanche Striped Jumper knitting pattern. Knitted in the vibrant hues of Chinese Red and the golden sands of Biarritz, this piece is a nod to the iconic seaside destination of the era. Long or short sleeves, the choice is yours! Embrace the vintage allure and make a statement with every stitch.
Bust: width all around at underarm 34 inches
Length from shoulder: 17 inches
Length of sleeves: 18 inches long sleeves, 3 inches short sleeves
Original yarn suggestion and needle size info:
4 oz 4 Ply Wool in Biarritz ( yellow)
3 oz 4 Ply Wool in Chinese Red
For Long Sleeves add 2 oz extra of each colour
No. 8 Needles (4.00 mm)
No. 10 Needles (3.25 mm) long needles with points at both ends
Worked at a tension of 2 stripes or 8 rows in depth to the inch.
The original yarn may not be available due to the age of the pattern. Select the yarn type that is closest to the weight of the original yarn.
When reworking the pattern it is best to knit a tension swatch with your chosen yarn. To get the correct measurements, your tension must be the same as stated in the pattern.
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1920s Blanche Striped Jumper
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