Man's Cycling Jerkin
“This warm and delightful pullover is knitted with collar, cuffs and Fair Isle cycle design in a contrasting shade - brown and natural were chosen for the original. The neck can be worn open or closed.”
FOR THE 40 TO 42-INCH CHEST SIZE
To suit a 40-42 inch chest ; length, 21½ inches ; sleeve seam, 19 inches (with cuff turned back).
Of Patons Moorland Knitting (a thick knitting wool), allow 14 ozs. (400 gr) in brown and 4 ozs. (115 gr) natural ; 1 pair each of No 8 (4 mm) and No 10 (3.25 mm) knitting needles ; a 9-inch zip fastener. (Garment can also be made in 3 ply fingering used double troughout, but allow 2 ozs. less of the main wool.)
Over the stocking-stitch, 11 sts. to 2 inches and 7 rows to 1 inch.
THE 37 TO 39-INCH CHEST SIZE
To suit a 37 to 39-inch chest size ; length from shoulder, 19½ inches ; sleeve seam, 19 inches (with cuff turned back).
As given for 40 to 42-inch chest size, but No. 9 (3,75 mm) and No. 11 (3 mm) knitting needles instead of No. 8 and No. 10.
6 sts. and 8 rows to 1 inch over the stocking-stitch.