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Perfectly plain kid's sweaters III

Pattern ID: Wendy 1532
Wool brand: Nylonised, Courtellon, Double Crepe
Yarn quantity: 6-11 balls (25g? balls) in main colour and 4-10 in contrast
Sizes: 26-32 inch chest (4 sizes)

Wool weight: Double Knitting
Needle size: 4mm, 3¾mm, 3¼mm, 3mm
Tension (10x10cm): 24sts x 32rows

Price: £2.00 (includes 2nd class postage within UK
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Description: Plain knit sweater with striped patterns; double knitting with Polo or Crew neckline. There are 3 different striped sequences (as shown in the photo), or you could opt to knit in a single colour.

Classic school pullovers

Pattern ID: Sirdar 760
Wool brand: Majestic, Fontein Crepe, Gaiety Nylon, Talisman
Yarn quantity: 6-10 (1oz? balls); [4-8 for sleeveless version]
Sizes: 24-30 inch chest (4 sizes)

Wool weight: 4 ply
Needle size: 3¼mm, and 2¾mm
Tension (10cm): 30sts

Price: £2.00 (includes 2nd class postage within the UK - see section on prices)

Description: Lighter weight school sweater or slipover in 4 ply.

Long sleeved cable sports sweater

Pattern ID: Sirdar 4240
Wool brand: Superwash wool, Wash 'n' Wear crepe, Country Style
Yarn quantity: 8-10 (50g balls)
Sizes: 28-30 inch chest (3 sizes)

Wool weight: Double knitting
Needle size: 4mm and 3¼mm
Tension (10cm): 24sts

Price: £2.00 (includes 2nd class postage within UK
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Description: Boys cricket sweater with long sleeves. Pattern has a slight tea stain on the front and some surface creasing.

Perfectly plain kid's sweaters II

Pattern ID: Patons 9414
Wool brand: Brilliante, Totem, Moorland,
Yarn quantity: 10-13 balls (1 oz balls)
Sizes: 28-32 inch chest (3 sizes)

Wool weight: Double Knitting
Needle size: 4mm and 3¼mm
Tension (10x10cm): 22sts x 30rows

Price: £2.00 (includes 2nd class postage within UK
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Description: Plain sweater in double knitting with Polo or Crew neckline. The pattern has the usual disfiguring horizontal crease (not shown in photo) which does not affect the instructions.

Kids classic cabled sweater or cardigan

Pattern ID: Hayfield 1112
Wool brand: Gaylon, Beaulon
Yarn quantity: 11-18 (25g balls)
Sizes: to fit 26 - 32 inch chest (4 sizes).

Wool weight: DK
Needle size: 3¼mm and 4mm .
Tension (10cm): 22sts

Price: £2.00 (includes 2nd class postage within UK
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Description: Traditional cabled sweater or cardigan in double knitting yarn weight. The pattern is firm with some surface creasing to the front photo. The styling implies that the kids are dressed for school.

Classic plain sweaters III

Pattern ID: Hayfield 715
Wool brand: Nortex
Yarn quantity: 10-14 (1 oz? balls)
Sizes: to fit 28 - 34 inch chest (4 sizes).

Wool weight: Double knitting
Needle size: 3¼ and 4mm
Tension (10x10cm): 24sts x 28rows

Price: £2.00 (includes 2nd class postage within UK
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Description: Traditional plain crew or V-neck jumpers in double knitting. This pattern is very creased and this shows up badly on the front photograph but does not affect the instructions. Please note that the photo illustrated is a very cleaned up version of the original.

Kids School Pullover in 3 yarn weights

Pattern ID: Emu 6654
Wool brand: Scotch, Super Crepe, Double Crepe, Bri-Nylon, Lamira, Shetland
Yarn quantity: 5-9 (40g balls) DK;
6-12 (25g balls) DK; 4-8 (25g balls) 4 ply

Sizes: to fit 22 - 34 inch chest (7 sizes).

Wool weight: Chunky, DK or 4 ply versions
Needle size: 5½mm and 4½mm for chunky;
3¼mm and 4mm for DK;
2¾ and
3¼mm for 4 ply.
Tension (10cm): 28 sts 4ply; 22sts DK;
16sts chunky

Price: £2.00 (includes 2nd class postage within UK
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Description: Traditional school sleeveless pullovers with instructions for 3 different yarn weights. The pattern has some light creasing and marks but this does not affect the instructions.

Classic Sweaters for older kids

Pattern ID: PB 362
Wool brand: Nylox, Purple Heather, Moorland DK
Yarn quantity: 6-8 (1oz balls)
Sizes: 28 - 32 inch chest, (8-13 years)

Wool weight: 3 ply or Double Knitting
Needle size: 5mm & 3¾mm / 3¼mm & 2¾mm
Tension (10x10cm): 20sts x 26 rows for DK;
30sts x 38 rows for 3 ply

Price: £3.00 (includes 2nd class postage within UK
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Description: Small booklet of 3 sweaters: plain V-neck in double knitting, plain V or round neck in 3 ply, and cable V-neck in 3 ply.

Perfectly plain classic pullovers

Pattern ID: Wendy 22
Wool brand: Fashionfleck, Double Crepe
Yarn quantity: 11-14 (1 oz balls)
Sizes: to fit 26 - 34 inch chest (5 sizes)

Wool weight: Double knitting
Needle size: 4mm and 3¼mm
Tension (10x10cm): 24sts x 32 rows in st st.

Price: £2.00 (includes 2nd class postage within UK
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Description: Sweaters for "young adults". What a respectable couple!
Vertical creasing and small tear which does not affect the instructions.

Classic school V-neck sweater I

Pattern ID: Sirdar 4026
Wool brand: Wash n Wear DK or 4-ply, Crepe DK or 4 ply, Fontein Crepe, Talisman 4 ply.
Yarn quantity: 6-8 (50g balls) DK; 10-13 (1 oz or 25g balls) 4 ply.
Sizes: to fit 30 - 34 inch chest (3 sizes).

Wool weight: DK or 4 ply versions
Needle size: 3¼mm and 4mm for DK;
2¾ and
3¼mm for 4 ply.
Tension (10cm): 24sts in DK; 30sts in 4 ply

Price: £2.00 (includes 2nd class postage within UK
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Description: Traditional school jumper in choice of yarn weight.The pattern has horizontal and vertical creases as in photo but this does not affect the instructions.

Kids plain bomber jacket in DK or 4ply fingering

Pattern ID: Hayfield 1255
Wool brand: Superblend, Beaulon, Monique DK or Superblend, Beaulon, 4-ply
Yarn quantity: 8-14 (25g balls) DK or 4 ply
Sizes: to fit 24 - 36 inch chest

Wool weight: 4 ply or double knitting
Needle size: 4mm and 3¼mm,
or 2¾mm and 3¼mm

Tension (10cm): 22sts (DK) or 28sts (4 ply)

Price: £2.00 (includes 2nd class postage within UK
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Description: Traditional school-type zipped cardigan with collar up to young adult size. Options for double knitting or 4 ply version.