These colour ways can be used on any of the designs on these pages - they are typical of the times and create authenticity. To fit inch chest and knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square as tension suggests this will work better. Classic slipover for a busy office.
Lovely rare vintage piece. Knitted in 3ply, but try modern 4ply in a tension square. Another great vintage fair isle knitting pattern from , wool was still rationed so economy was very importend. Vintage 3ply used, so try modern 4ply as above to fit 39"" chest. Great vintage man's fair isle jumper knitting pattern s. Men's vintage jumper with dragon motif to fit inch chest, knitted in vintage 3ply, work tension square in modern 4ply.
Knitted in 3ply, try tension square modern 4ply might work better. Pattern in great condition. Great vintage men's fair isle jumper knitting pattern from late s. This lovely pattern is knitted in vintage 3ply, but try modern 4ply in a tension square and change needles if needed. To fit inch chest. Colours suggested are dark brown, plaid dark green, and ember rust, beriberis gold and sea light green. Nice deep rib and inset sleeves. Great vintage men's vintage fair isle Christmas jumper knitting pattern s.
Knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square. To fit 37"" chest. Fabulous vintage pattern for men's fair isle sleeveless pullover tank top from the late 's.
This one is a round neck and knitted in vintage 3ply, so would be modern 4ply. Colours suggested are natural ground with dark brown, gold, buff, and rust. To fit chest inches. Fair Isle For Men: Great vintage men's knitting pattern booklet from s. There are 16 pages of vintage fair isle for the man in your life!
Great patterns, can be converted to women's, children's jumpers and cardigans quite easily. All the patterns are charted. One of the designs from the above booklet.
One of the designs from the above booklet: A very retro slip-over to fit inch chest in 3ply. Norwegian style fair isle jumper, great as a Christmas jumper knitted in 3ply to fit inch chest.
Try modern 4ply pure Merino wool for a lightly more generous fit. Great vintage men's football sweater knitting pattern s. This design has two footballers on the front. Round neck and deep rib are most fashionable. Try modern 4ply for this one, always work a tension square. To fit 40 inch chest. Great vintage slipover tank top knitting pattern from s. Knitted in vintage 3ply, so try using modern 4ply in a tension square.
Colours suggested grey and navy, a bit dark maybe for todays young men, but great under a suit for that elegant impact. Great vintage men's slip over or tank top fair isle knitting pattern s. This pattern is to fit 38 inch chest and is worked in vintage 3ply which is similar to modern 4ply, don't forget to work a tension square. Small chart to help with the design. Great vintage s wartime fair isle knitting pattern.
Instructions for a sleeveless pullover for a inch chest. Knitted in vintage 3ply try a tension square, modern 4ply might knit up better.
Authentic colours suggested in pattern are natural fawn ground with dark brown and light brown - but you can make it as bright and flashy as you like! Vintage s knitting pattern for a classic fair isle sweater to fit 40" chest in 3ply always work a tension square, try modern 4ply. These patterns were shaped to give this close fitting look, nice deep rib and high V neck very typical of the s.
Great period knitting pattern for men's fair isle sleeveless jumper from the 's. This wartime pattern is classic and so easy to knit. To fit 40 inch chest knitted in vintage 3ply. Chart for this one. Great vintage knitting pattern for a men's sleeveless pullover or tank top in fair isle from the s.
Knitted in vintage 3ply so try modern 4ply in a tension square, to fit a 38" chest. This one suggests blue, green, yellow, rust and brown on a natural ground. Fair Isle slipover from the ' s in a striking diamond pattern to fit 38" chest. Try tension square, modern 4ply might knit up nearer the size or a tad larger. For a size larger just use double knitting and a size larger needles. If you do this allow more yarn. Great vintage knitting pattern for men's pullover with fair isle stage motif.
Knitted in vintage 4ply. Always knit a tension square, double knitting might work better to size. Great vintage man's slip over or tank top with a fair isle border knitting pattern s. This sort of design is good to get started with fair isle as it is only a small band. Colour suggested to be authentic are natural, with dark brown, red and mid brown. Great vintage men's fair isle slip over or tank top from the s. Pattern in used vintage condition.
Great vintage fair isle jumper knitting pattern for men, just right for a vintage Christmas! Knitted in vintage 3ply - try a tension square for modern 4ply, change needles if required. To fit 40"" chest. Great vintage fair isle knitting pattern for men's tank top, sleeveless pullover from s.
Smart retro v-neck slipover to fit 38"" chest in vintage 3ply. So try a tension square in modern 4ply. Great vintage 's knitting pattern for men's fair isle slip over or tank top. This one is to fit inch chest. Worked in vintage 3ply so try modern 4ply - colour suggested are natural ground, with brown, rust, green, yellow and mustard.
Great vintage men's Argyll yoke jumper and sleeveless pullover or tank top knitting pattern from s. There are also instructions for a pair of socks to match. Knitted in vintage 4ply, always work in a tension square, modern 4ply should work with this one.
Great vintage early 's knitting pattern for a man's fair isle pullover to fit inch chest in 3ply, try modern 4ply for a better tension, change needles size if needed. Fabulous vintage s fair isle knitting pattern for men's and ladies fair isle sweater and cardigan with stages. To fit inch chest for men and inch bust for ladies. There are instructions for the ladies cardigan in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply double knitting for a large size - but don't forget you will need extra yarn for this size and the man's jumper in vintage 4ply so try modern double knitting.
Great vintage man's fair isle slipover or tank top from s. To fit 37"" chest and socks to match 11" foot knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square and change needles if needed. Great vintage knitting pattern for a fair isle lumber jacket in double knitting to fit 40 inch chest s. Pattern is in great condition. This jacket takes 13oz if wool or 8 x 50g balls. Super late 's vintage knitting pattern for warm polo neck jumpers for those ski holidays - try being a little different - so retro!
To fit chest sizes 36 and inches. Brighten up someone's Christmas this year! Knitted in double knitting. Never to early to start! Great vintage fair isle and plaid waistcoat knitting pattern from s. This super pattern has instructions for plain waistcoat, one with check fronts and one with tartan fronts. Great vintage men's fair isle sleeveless pullover knitting pattern form s. This design is to fit 40 inch chest. Interesting pattern, nice chart to guide.
Always work a tension square and try modern 3ply for this one or a fine merino 4ply. Colour suggested are Natural and Brown, but any combination can be used. Great vintage mens slipover or tank top knitting pattern from s.
Instructions for this one on the front and another check design both to fit 38 inch chest and worked in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square. You can purchase items by personal cheque, or by Credit or Debit Card by using our emailed PayPal payment button facility.
Please email me for foreign and other postal charges. Ladies Fair Isle Patterns. Mens Fair Isle Patterns. Ladies Hats, Gloves, and Bags. World War 2 Service Knits. Hot Water Bottle Covers. Wierd and Wonderful Gifts. Great vintage knitting pattern for man's v neck jumper with fair isle border s. These jumpers with borders are a good way to get started with fair isle, as they are only a few rows and usually easy designs to give you confidence with colours and getting an even finish.
This one is to fit inch chest in 3 sizes. There are charts to help. Worked in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply and change needles if needed. This pattern has a simple band of fair isle repeated, but for ease you could just make it at the waist band. To fit 38 inch chest. This one has a simple band of fair isle above the rib and at the V neck. Worked in vintage 3ply so try modern 4ply. Chart to help with the design, to fit 39 inch chest.
Pattern in nice vintage condition with small shop stamp to front. Great vintage knitting pattern from the 's for next Christmas - start early!
To fit chest 34", 36" and 38" Knitted in double knitting. The stags are embroidered on yoke after completion, just covering the stitches with coloured wool from a chart that is included. Super mens fair isle chunky wool jacket s. This is a great pattern and will fit 38, 40 or 42 inch chest. Worked in a thick wool known as Supreme, which was a thick chunky worked on size 2 and 5 imperials 7mm and 5. It has a zip, but this can be omitted and the bands extended to provide a button band or just to be edge to edge.
Great vintage fair isle waistcoat knitting pattern from s. This smart waistcoat has a plain stocking stitch back and fair isle fronts. To fit inch chest knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square. Pockets and pointed fronts.
Great vintage fair isle slipover or tank top with matching socks knitting pattern s. Classic slipover for a busy office. To fit and inch chest knitted in 4ply - try modern 4ply in a tension square.
Great vintage men's fair isle tank top or slip over s knitting pattern. To fit inch chest and knitted in vintage 3ply, so try modern 4ply in a tension square as tension suggests this will work better.
Nice muted colours for this one. Back length neck to hem". Perfect for a Bletchley Park look. Label 10 but accommodates larger sizes due to wrap over front. Two tiny darns which are hard to fi Handmade and designed by myself s style TankTop perfect. Main colour silver grey,contrast colours are Dark Red- Navy Blue,yellow.
Back Length Neck To Hem". Will be ordering another jumper! Superb Ralph Lauren sleeveless jumper, fair isle design. Cotton, linen, silk cashmere mix so very soft and comfortable. Will also throw in a John Lewis kids age 3 tank top which is a similar pattern Waist one side 17".
Pit to pit 18". Shoulder to shoulder 13". Bottom hem width unstretched 14".
Find great deals on eBay for Fairisle Tank Top in Sweaters and Clothing for Men. Shop with confidence. Skip to main content. eBay: Shop by category. Shop by category. Enter your search keyword. GAP Fair Isle Mens Wool Tank Top Vintage 40s style size M. £ Buy it now + £ P&P. s vintage inspired V neck sleeveless tank top in a grey, blue and yellow Fair Isle pattern. Authentic style with deep bottom welt, same front and back Useful sleeveless forties look vest ideal for forties events and Nostalgia weekends. A must have, wonderful, authentic Fair Isle slipover, patterned on the front and back. Knitted in the Shetland Isles, using locally sourced wool in gentle green and browns. A truly stylish piece as popular now as it was in the 20s.