1940’s Cherry Fair Isle Jumper Knitting Pattern – PDF Download Pattern


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An original design for a Fair Isle jumper. Knit the cherries in red,
with green for the leaves and a pastel shade or white for the
background. There are both written Instructions and charts to

Size: 34-36 ins. Bust

Yarn used was Copley’s Excelsior Wool 3 ply and you will need
5 oz. (142g) main colour, 2 oz. (60g) in green and 1oz. (29g) in red.
Pair each of No. 10 (3.25mm) and 12 (2.75mm) needles. A medium
size crochet hook for finishing.

TENSION: over the Fair Isle 19 sts. to 2 inches and 9 rows to 1 inch
(after pressing)

The needles are old sizes so I have included a conversion
chart for reference to modern sizes.

The PDF Pattern is easy to download and print

Digital reproduction – Copyright My Vintage Wish 2019.