York would be a great pattern for those who wanted to dip their toe into vintage knitting, as it’s a simple stitch pattern and thick (quick) yarn.
The pattern comes from the early 1950s, and features an attractive diamond pattern that’s simply created from knits and purls.
- To fit: a chest of 38/40 or 42 inches if increased needle size
- Yarn: Double Knitting (8 ply)
- Needles: UK 9 and 12 (Metric 3.75mm and 2.75mm)
- Published in: TwinPrufe Knitting Book series 149