Tyrolean Jumper Embroidered with Flowers – Bestway 1640- Free Knitting Pattern from 1940’s

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Year – Late 1930s or early 1940s

Size – 34, 36, 38 inch busts

Yarn Size – 3 ply

Isn’t this lovely! It’s in the Tyrolean style, which I think of being the hippie look of the 30s and 40s as it referenced traditional styles worn in rural areas.  It’s for a “jumper” which I would call a cardigan or top.

I’ve been sorting through my piles of patterns and ordering them by decade and have unearthed quite a few I bought on my holidays last year and forgot to post, hence the sudden flurry of posts. I’ve been trying to declutter using the Mari Kondo (or Konmari) method.

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2 comments

  1. Thanks so much for sharing this! I love these Tyrolean designs. That front border looks like a pain in the butt to knit, but a beautiful finish.

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