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If you're looking to add function and utility to your vintage wardrobe, look no further than this knitted 1940s For The Girl In The Services Pullover. The original model was knitted in a service shade. Make this smart pullover in a colour that is uniquely you.




Width all around at underarm 32 inches

Length from top of shoulder:  18 inches



Original yarn  suggestion and needle size info: 

6 oz. of Lister's Lavenda 4-ply

No. 12 knitting needles (2.75 mm)

No. 10 knitting needles (3.25 mm)



7 stitches to one inch in width with No. 10 needles


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.


Happy Knitting!


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1940s For The Girl In The Services Pullover

SKU: 40-PUL-OVE-BES-1379
  • 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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