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Embrace the charm of the 1940s with this pretty Marta Tyrolean Jumper knitting pattern. Perfect for the spring season, it features lovely puffed sleeves and a delicate design. Originally knitted in white with green edges, the sweater comes to life with embroidered red and yellow wool flowers, complemented by mauve floral sprays. The invisible front fastening adds a touch of elegance. If you're a fan of florals and folklore, this vintage jumper is a must-knit!




Bust:  width all around at underarm 35 inches

Length from shoulder:  17 1⁄2 inches

Sleeve seam:  4 1⁄2 inches



Original Yarn  suggestion and needle size info:   
6 oz knitting wool 3 ply in white, 1 oz in green

some oddments in green, red, yellow and deep mauve for embroidery

No 10 needles (3.25 mm)

No. 12 needles (2.75 mm)

hooks and eyes

press studs



A tension of 8 stitches and 10 row to 1 inch, over the stocking stitch.


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 Marta Tyrolean Jumper

SKU: 40-JUM-SHO-BES-1640
  • 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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