A one-off knitted sample from A Stitch in Time Volume 2 knitted in 100% Mulberry silk in pink with contrasting black accents. This dramatic sweater is knitted in all over twisted stitch creating a firm textured fabric. It sits high on the waist with an attached waistband which ties at the side. The shaped body includes an inset zip for ease of dressing and the neckline is a flattering square edged with a crochet border. The set in sleeves are neatly shaped and are three quarter length with turned back cuffs and elegant crochet edging. The garment is finished with contrasting crocheted bows stitched to the front body. A truly glamorous piece from the 1950s.
The sample was knitted in the first size to fit 32 inch (81 cm) chest and has a finished chest dimension of 34 inches (86 cm).
Important: All items are sold as seen, and are non-refundable. Each item has been used for photographic and display purposes only.