KNITTING PATTERN INFORMATION
With the warmth of wool and the daintiness of lace and elbow sleeves, this 1940s Althea Jumper ⁄ Sweater is the ideal all occasion blouse to knit.
KNITTING PATTERN INSTRUCTIONS
Bust: width all around at underarm 36 inches
Sleeve at seam: 11 1⁄2 inches
Length from shoulder: 20 inches
Original Yarn suggestion and needle size info:
7 oz. La Laine Super Fingering 3 ply
No. 10 knitting needles (3.25 mm)
No. 12 knitting needles (2.75 mm)
4 inch Lightning zipp fastener
Worked to a tension of 7 1⁄2 stitches 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.
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1940s Althea Jumper
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