L1297 Stitchcraft Fleur de Lys Jumper

Vintage 1950s knitting pattern for the cover sweater from Stitchcraft magazine No. 196, the Fleur de Lys jumper. This is such a beautiful example of postwar knitting, when designers managed to do so much with so little. This cap sleeve sweater has it all: beautiful fit, interesting construction, and thoughtful, eye-catching details.

Chest size: 33 - 35 inches
Yarn: fingering
Gauge: 9 stitches to one inch
Craft: knitting
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