KNITTING PATTERN INFORMATION
This 1950s Gretl Cardigan is the perfect holiday weekend jumper to knit. Instructions for two sizes are given to knit this charming Tyrolean style cardigan with hand embroidered floral motifs.
KNITTING PATTERN INSTRUCTIONS
Bust: to fit 32 to 33 & (34 to 35) inch bust
Length from shoulder: 19 (19 1⁄2) inches
Sleeve seam: 17 1⁄2 (18) inches
Original Yarn suggestion and needle size info:
8 oz Patons Beehive Fingering 3 ply in white
No. 10 needles (3.25 mm)
No. 12 needles (2.75 mm)
Scraps of brightly coloured wool for embroidery
7 1⁄2 stitches and 9 1⁄2 rows to an inch
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 Gretl Cardigan
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