A New Jumper - Simple and Charming by Weldons

A New Jumper - Simple and Charming

by Weldons
Knitting
Ardern's Star Sylko No. 3
US 2 - 2.75 mm
2.75 mm (C)
Top of shoulder to lower edge: 21 inches (53.34 cm). Width round lower edge: 40 inches (101.6 cm)
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Originally published in 1928.

The jumper and insertion trimming are worked all in one piece, the border at lower edges only being knitted separately and sewn on. The square neck-opening and edges of jumper and sleeves are finished with a pretty crochet edging which is worked on after jumper is completd.

Materials:
* Two hanks and 1 ball of Ardern’s Star Sylko No. 3

Measurements:

  • Length from top of shoulder to lower edge of garment: 21 inches (53.35 cm)
  • Width round lower edge of lace on sleeve: 14 inches (35.56 cm)
  • Width round of lace at lower edge of garment: 40 inches (101.6 cm)

The pattern calls for bone knitting needles size 12 and crochet hook size 12 (OLD UK). The crochet instructions are given in UK terminology.