Vintage Hand Knit Sweater Cardigan Style 1960s Rust Brown Wool Ladies Size L
Brand Poppy's Vintage Clothing
This is a vintage hand knitted sweater dating to the 1960s. The sweater is made in a cardigan style and does up with six fish shaped buttons down the front (please view the close-up of one of the buttons). The sweater is knit with a chevron stitch pattern in vertical bands with open stitching between bands. The bottom of the sweater is scalloped. i believe that it is made of 100% wool in a rust brown colour.
Sizing: There is no size label, and although this should fit a large size, please note the following measurements for fit, taking stretch into account:
Shoulders: 18 1/2” across from shoulder/sleeve seam to shoulder/sleeve seam
Sleeves: 25” long, from the shoulder/sleeve seam
Sleeve Inseam: 16”
Bust: 44” around, taken under the arms, unstretched
Bottom: 44” around, unstretched
Overall length: 22", measured flat
Condition: It is in very good condition, looks like it saw little use - very clean with no pronounced wear.
This is a wonderful 60s era hand knit sweater - attractive design and colour!