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Extreme simplicity of style marks the smart 1930s Chevron Jumper ⁄ Sweater designed with a squared neckline at the corners and curving upwards slightly at the centre front.  Knit this most becoming and perfect jumper to wear with a suit for either town or country.




Bust:  to fit 34 to 36 inch bust

Length from shoulder:  19 1⁄2 inches

Sleeve seam:  short 3 inches, long 18 inches



Original yarn suggestion and needle size info:   

6 oz Sirdar Super Shetland 3 ply for short sleeved jumper

7 oz Sirdar Super Shetland 3 ply for long sleeved jumper

No. 8 knitting needles (4.00 mm)
No. 10 knitting needles (4) (3.25 mm) pointed at both ends

4 buttons



Worked at a tension of 7 stitches to 1 inch on No. 8 needles (4.00 mm).


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.


Happy Knitting!


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1930s Chevron Jumper

  • You are buying a restored, recoloured and reformatted DIGITAL COPY of the original knitting pattern only. It is NOT the original pattern or finished product.  Your PDF will be available to download once payment is confirmed.

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