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This  pretty 1940s Colourful Norwegian Jumper can be knitted in subdued tones for Autumn wear or bright hues for Spring days. 




Bust: to fit 32 to 34 inch bust
Length from lower edge to top of shoulder:  20 1⁄2 inches
Length of sleeve from underarm:  6 inches


Original Yarn  suggestion and needle size info:   

3 oz 3 ply Wool in Black

2 oz 3 ply Wool in Scarlet

1 oz 3 ply Wool of each in Cowslip, Pilot Blue, Amber, Shadow Rose, April Green, Royal Blue

No. 9 Needles (3.75 mm)

No. 11 Needles (3.00 mm)

No. 12 Needles (2.75 mm)

No. 12 Crochet Hook (2.50 mm)

3 Buttons 



7 1⁄2  stitches and 9 1⁄2 rows to 1 square 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. 


Happy Knitting!


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1940s Colourful Norwegian Jumper

SKU: 40-JUM-SHO-COP-1584
  • 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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