fair isle pattern resource ive been drooling over for a long time

ffarff's picture

im going to buy all these patterns:
http://www.theretroknittingcompany.co.uk/MensFairisle.html

i hope they wont turn into a 4ply nightmare.

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correcttension's picture

I know how you feel! I

I know how you feel! I ordered about 15 patterns from the site, and I've knitted up a few of them. I've used fingering weight wool for some of them, even though it doesn't knit up to precisely the same tension you can just follow the pattern for a couple of sizes bigger and the proportions work out the same. The vest you knitted looks great! Good luck, and have fun!

rc_in_sd's picture

Thanks for the link. There

Thanks for the link. There are a lot of great patterns there!

ffarff's picture

i just realised i put the

i just realised i put the wrong link on there.
its http://www.theretroknittingcompany.co.uk/MensFairisle.html

ffarff's picture

i want to knit them all! i

i want to knit them all! i cant pick a favourite.