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Make this 1930s Snowflake Jumper ⁄ Sweater with Fair Isle pattern and short puffed sleeves.  This charming jumper is broad shouldered and slim waisted and is perfect to wear over a skirt or trousers.




Bust:  width all around at underarm 35 inches

Length from top of shoulder to base:  20 inches

Sleeve seam:  6 inches



Original yarn suggestion and needle size info:   

8 oz 3 ply Super Scotch fingering 

(The original was worked with 6 oz dark blue and 2 oz light blue)
No. 8 knitting needles (4.00 mm)

No 10 knitting needles (3.25 mm)

2 Bone ends



7 stitches to 1 inch in width (not stretched)


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.  If there is no tension specified in the pattern, you might have to calculate the tension based on the total number of stitches at the widest part of the back and front bodice and divide it by the bust measurement specified.


Happy Knitting!


The Workbasket Vintage Patterns xx

1930s Snowflake Jumper

SKU: 30-JUM-SHO-PAT-3482
  • 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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