KNITTING PATTERN INFORMATION
This delightful 1940s Reindeer Fair Isle Jumper was originally designed in natural, with the Fair Isle patterns in rust, brown and yellow. The same patterns are repeated on the back of the jumper which fastens at the neck. The pattern comes with charts for the Fair Isle patterns.
KNITTING PATTERN INSTRUCTIONS
Bust: to fit 36 to 37 inch bust size
Length from lower edge to top of shoulder: 20 1⁄2 inches
Length of sleeve from underarm: 18 inches
Original Yarn suggestion and needle size info:
7 oz 3 ply Wool in natural
1 oz 3 ply Wool in rust, brown and yellow
No. 9 Needles (3.75 mm)
No. 11 Needles (3.00 mm)
5 Small Buttons
TENSION AND YARN:
15 stitches to 2 inches and 9 rows to 1 inch over stocking stitch.
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.
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1940s Reindeer Fair Isle Jumper
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