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Embracing the vintage charm of the 1930s with this Love Bird Fair Isle Jumper knitting pattern. Hand-knitted in delightful shades of Fawn, Frog Green, and Arden Green, adorned with birds and hearts on the sleeves and bodice. The ribbed sleeves, waist, and V-neck add a touch of classic elegance. Ready to embrace the nostalgia and cozy up in this knitted gem?




Bust:  to fit 34 to 36 inch bust

Length from shoulder:  19  inches

Sleeve seam:  19  inches



Original Yarn  suggestion and needle size info:   
7 oz Shetland Hap wool in Fawn

1 oz Shetland Hap wool in Frog Green

1 oz Shetland Hap wool in Arden Green

No. 10 Needles (3.25 mm)

No. 14  Needles (2.00  mm)

No. 14 Needles (2.00 mm)  (4 with points at both ends) for neck 



8 stitches and 10 rows to 1 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.


Happy Knitting!


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1930s Love Bird Fair Isle 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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