Fair Isle Cardigan: This pattern gives directions to knit the cardigan pictured. The vintage 1951 design is written for a boys size 6, with changes for 8 and 10 being shown in parentheses. Worked to included charts, this is a long sleeved Fair Isle motif with long sleeves, front button band and ribbed edges. The official magazine description: "Wonderfully stay-clean navy for this long sleeved knitted cardigan for busy young dynamos af energy. Buttoned up to the neck warmth. He'll be pleased as pie with its Fair Isle pattern in glowing green, red and yellow."
- Magnolia Sport Yarn, 4-Ply, Shrink and Stretch Resist Finish- 4 (4-5) 2-oz. "Tangle-proof" pull-out skeins Navy, main color (MC); one 2-oz. skein each of Green and Yellow, small amount of Red.
- Knitting needles Nos. 3 and 5 (standard). English sizes, 10 and 8.
- Five navy buttons.
- 1 yd. 1" navy ribbon.
Gauge: 6 sts=1" ; 8 rows=1".