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This unusual 1940s Paula Jumper ⁄ Sweater was designed for the lovely film star Paula Valenska, star of "Three Men And A Girl".  Three different colours form its saw toothed bands which are linked together with a pretty flower motif. Knit this attractive jumper in a colour combination that reflects your vintage style.




Bust: to fit 34 to 35 inches



Original Yarn  suggestion and needle size info:   
7 oz W.B. Melody wool 3 ply  (2 oz dark, 3 oz medium, 2 oz light)

No. 10 needles (3.25 mm)

No. 12 needles (2.75 mm)

3 small buttons to match light wool

Medium crochet hook



Worked to a tension of 8 stitches to 1 inch on No. 10 needles, unpressed.


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 Paula Jumper

SKU: 40-JUM-SHO-PIN- 3033
  • 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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