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Elevate your springtime style with the 1940s Embroidered Spring Cardigan knitting pattern. This delightful design is created using a straightforward garter stitch, making it accessible for all levels of knitters. What sets this cardigan apart is the charming embroidery featuring daisy and lupin clusters adorning the front and sleeves, adding a touch of floral elegance to your wardrobe. To complete the look, the front, neckline, sleeves, and lower edge of the cardigan are beautifully crocheted in red, turquoise, and yellow, adding a pop of colour and contrast to the piece. For those who may need a little extra guidance, the pattern also includes drawings of the Daisy sprays and Lupins, making it a fun and creative project to work on. Embrace the beauty of spring with this lovely cardigan pattern!


Bust: to fit 32 to 34 inch bust


Original Yarn  suggestion and needle size info:   


6 oz 4 Ply Wool in White

Small quantity of Red, Turquoise and Yellow for border

Oddments of wool in bright flower colours and three shades of green for the embroidery

No. 6 Needles (5.00 mm)

Medium Sized Crochet Hook

6 Buttons



Not specified


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 Embroidered Spring Cardigan

  • 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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