Lucky the pattern has that disclaimer on the bottom – you can display some cleavage without the slightest hint of the grotesque or vulgar.
The pattern for this summer top is from Nina Wall’s Book of Light Weight Knitting, which appears to focus on lighter, cotton knitwear.
This little jumper has a nice stripe pattern – but check out the V-neck, yowza! Risque indeed. I’ve honestly never come across something so low-cut from the forties.
To fit a 34 inch bust, and knitted on 3.25mm and 2.75mm needles using fingering weight yarn.