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This lovely 1940s Vivian Jumper ⁄ Sweater with matching cardigan is tailored for town or travelling. This pretty model features a ribbed bow tie and a zig zag pattern stitch. This set will look charming knitted in any colour and worn over your favourite skirt or trousers.




Bust: to fit 32 to 34 inch bust



Original Yarn  suggestion and needle size info:   
9 oz Patons Beehive Fingering 2 ply for set with short sleeves

10 oz for set with long sleeves

No. 10 needles (3.25 mm)

No. 12 needles (2.75 mm)

4 Buttons

1 spare needle for cabling



Knit to a tension of 8 stitches per inch over zig zag pattern.


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 Vivian Jumper And Cardigan

SKU: 40-JUM-SHO-STI-0708-47
  • 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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