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Embrace the timeless elegance of the 1940s with this Marie Cardigan knitting pattern! Perfect for braving the cold weather or adding a touch of vintage style to your winter wardrobe. With a classic ribbed yoke, cozy raglan sleeves, and stunning cables knitted on a diagonal, this cardigan is as stylish as it is warm. It's the ideal companion for chilly days, whether you're strolling through the park or hitting the ice for some nostalgic skating fun. Get ready to knit your way to a charming, vintage look!




Bust:  to fit 34 to 36 inch bust



18 oz Patons Moorland Knitting 

No. 7 Needles (4.50 mm) Set of 4

No. 8 Needles (4.00 mm)

No. 9 Needles (3.75 mm)

No. 10 Needles (3.25 mm)

10 Buttons



6 stitches and 7 1⁄2 rows to 1 inch on No. 8 Needles


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 Marie 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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