KNITTING PATTERN INFORMATION
This fitted 1940s Carlton Lady's Suit by Sirdar is comfortable to wear. This soft but structured suit is ideal for cooler days. Wear it as separates. Knit it in a colour that expresses your personality.
KNITTING PATTERN INSTRUCTIONS
Bust: width all around at underarm 34 to 36 inches
Waist: width all around at waist 26 to 28 inches
Skirt Length: 28 1⁄2 inches
Original Yarn suggestion and needle size info:
11 oz Sirdar Majestic 4 ply, coat
12 oz SIrdar Majestic 4 ply, skirt
No. 10 needles (3.25 mm)
1 Zipp Fastener, 8 inches
2 Hooks & Eyes
Petersham for waist
Worked at a tension of 7 1⁄2 stitches to 1 inch in width.
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 Carlton Lady's Suit
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