KNITTING PATTERN INFORMATION
We love this 1940s Busy Bee Jumper ⁄ Sweater by Bestway. This delightful short sleeved jumper has a fascinating yoke design to knit. You'll be as busy as a bee knitting this charming jumper.
KNITTING PATTERN INSTRUCTIONS
Bust: to fit 34 inch bust
Length from lower edge to top of shoulder: 20 inches
Length of sleeve from underarm: 5 inches
Original Yarn suggestion and needle size info:
7 oz. (6 oz. Yellow, 1 oz. Brown) Sirdar Super Shetland Wool 3 ply
No. 9 needles (3.75 mm)
No. 12 needles (2.75 mm)
TENSION AND YARN:
7 stitches and 11 rows to one inch
The original yarn may not be available due to the age of the pattern. Select yarn 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 Busy Bee Jumper
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