Elizabeth Zimmermann’s Tomten Jacket Pattern

Project Details

Each Tomten Jacket requires from 1 to 8 skeins of Fleece Artist BFL DK, depending on size and gauge.  Instructions for estimating yarn requirements are in the pattern.

Blue Face Leicester DK: 100% Blue Face Leicester Wool; 225m/246yds.; 125g/4.4oz.

Sizes: Babies, Children and Adults to 46″ circumference.

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The Tomten Jacket is an original Elizabeth Zimmermann design, similar in popularity to her Baby Surprise Jacket. This pattern includes expanded instruction and multiple sizes for babies, children, and adults based on 3 different gauges. Decide if you prefer a hood, collar, or a shaped cardigan neck. There are details on garter-stitch weaving, knitting up stitches, EZ’s Phoney Seam, three different choices for I-Cord buttonholes, After-Thought Pockets, sewn casting-off, One-Row buttonholes plus three choices for uniting the underarm seam. 8 pages.

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