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Old 12-30-2009, 02:50 PM   #1
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Looking for classic 1950s cardigan pattern
I would like to find something similar to J. Crew's Jackie cardigan. It can be seen here:
http://www.jcrew.com/AST/Browse/Wome...5613/85613.jsp

Does anyone know of a pattern for a cardigan like this? I would prefer a free one, if possible, with waist shaping.

Thanks in advance to those who respond with ideas.
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Old 12-30-2009, 03:15 PM   #2
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Here's a few free you can probably work with.

http://www.knitpicks.com/cfpatterns/...5220&medid=RAV
http://www.patonsyarns.com/pattern.php?PID=2881

Knitting Pure and Simple has some with classic lines in heavier yarn, but you'd have to buy one.
http://www.knittingpureandsimple.com/cardi.html
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These do cost, but they are the real thing, have fantastic selection and they have incredible customer service: www.ivarose.com
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I am emtranced with that site! Could spend too many hours just wandering. Unfortunately old enough to remember some of those '30's and '40's styles.
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There is a similar one here with waist shaping although there is a giant chart on the chest you can choose to ignore.You would also have to extend the arms,but I personally love 3/4 cardigans and have a ton.

Here's one that's entirely different but very period appropriate(so I plan to make one!).
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