KNITTING PATTERN INFORMATION
If you love folklore and embroidery, then you will love making this 1950s Ella Tyrolean Style Cardigan. The floral motifs are hand embroidered in red, green, blue, yellow and black. Instructions are given for a Chequerboard Cardigan in red and white. Knit these lovely vintage cardigans to keep you warm around town or when traveling.
KNITTING PATTERN INSTRUCTIONS
Bust: to fit 34 to 36 inch bust
Original Yarn suggestion and needle size info:
EMBROIDERED ELLA CARDIGAN
15 oz Lee Target Motoravia Double Knitting Wool in white
1 oz each in red, green
Small quantities in blue, yellow, black
11 oz Lee Target Motoravia Double Knitting in white
4 oz in red
No. 6 knitting needles (5.00 mm)
No. 9 knitting needles (3.75 mm)
Short No 9 knitting needles ( 3.75 mm)
No. 10 crochet hook (3.25 mm)
5 stitches to 1 inch measured over moss stitch on No 6 knitting needles (5.00 mm)
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.
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1950s Ella Tyrolean Style Cardigan
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