This piece has been hand knitted from an original 1940s wartime knitting pattern.
Colourful stripes of navy, lilac, pale rose, silver and heather it has been knitted using Stylecraft 4 ply Life, which is a 25% wool 75% acrylic mix which is really soft to the touch and very slightly fluffy. It fastens on the left shoulder with three faceted plastic buttons and has a neat little bow at the neck.
This knit has a reasonable amount of ease so will fit a variety of sizes from a 38" bust up to a 42".
Flat bust 19" stretching to 21"
Flat waist 13" stretching to 16"
Shoulders between sleeves 16"
Underarm sleeve length 6.5”
Underarm to waist 13"