This is a wonderful acrylic knit sweater blouse made by Courreges during the 1970s. The sweater has a button up neckline and has ribbed and open detailing down the front. The word “Courreges” is embroidered vertically along the left side of the neckline (see close-up photo). It has long sleeves with elasticized cuffs and also has an elasticized bottom. The knit has a patterning in it alternating between cloud-like patches and open weaving, light and airy.
Label: Courreges Paris Made in France - the model number is 119821 Andre Courreges is a legendary Parisian fashion designer, known for his avant garde “space age” design during the 1960s, and his innovative, “fresh” looking designs through the 70s.
Material: 100% Acrylic with 100% Cotton trim.
Sizing: Size 0 is indicated, which is the Courreges size code for a US size 4/6 - please note the following measurements for fit (your body measurements should be smaller, or measure a similar garment that you own):
Shoulders: 17” across unstretched
Sleeves: 23” long
Bust: 36” around, unstretched
Waist: 28” around, unstretched, and 36” fully stretched
Length: 22” long, measured flat
It is in very good condition with no pronounced wear, tear, stains or odors. This sweater looks like it saw little use, and was very well cared for over the years.
This is a wonderful sweater - very pretty and clean...lovely 70s design!