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KNITTING PATTERN INFORMATION

 

We love this 1940s Jo Fair Isle Twin Set knitted in two contrasting shades.  A Fair Isle Chart is included in the pattern. Instructions for short and long sleeves are given for the jumper.

 

KNITTING PATTERN INSTRUCTIONS 


MEASUREMENTS: 

Bust: to fit 34 to 36 inch bust


MATERIALS:

Original Yarn and needle size info: 

JUMPER

6 oz Fair Isle fingering for  main shade (7 oz for long sleeves)

1 oz Fair Isle Fingering for contrasting shade

CARDIGAN

8 oz Fair Isle Fingering for main shade

4 oz Fair Isle Fingering for contrasting shade

No. 10 Knitting Needles (3.25 mm)

No. 12 Knitting Needles (2.75 mm)

9 Buttons


TENSION:

8 stitches to 1 inch over Fair Isle

 

The original yarn may not be available due to the age of the pattern. Select yarn that is closest to the weight of the original yarn.

 

When reworking the pattern it is best to knit a tension swatch with your chosen yarn. To get the correct measurements, your tension must be the same as stated in the pattern.

 

Happy Knitting!

 

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1940s Jo Fair Isle Twin Set

SKU: 40-TWI-SET-STI-8D9
£2.99Price
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