A Plain and Practical cardigan from 1943. It’s worked
in stocking stitch with pockets, contrasting moss
stitch yokes front and back and separate ribbed
bands that trim the bottom of the yokes and are
You will also need a little crochet knowledge to
finish the moss stitch neckline.
The original yarn used was 8 ozs. (227g) Patons
Beehive Fingering 3-ply in dark shade and 2 ozs.
(57g) in a light contrast shade. A pair each
No.10 (3.25mm) and No. 12 (2.75mm)
To fit a 34-36 inch Bust
The needles are old sizes so I have included a
conversion chart to help.
The PDF Pattern is easy to download and print
Digital reproduction – My Vintage Wish 2021.