This is a vintage Italian hand knit coat sweater featuring a wonderful vertically striped pattern in tones of green, green, beige, brown, henna and violet. It has a jewel or crew neckline, kimono style long sleeves and closes with eight knit buttons and loops. It is made in an ankle length and is unlined. There is a pocket built into either side.
Label: Hand Knit in Italy
Content label: None, but definitely wool
Sizing: Size M for medium is indicated on this vintage coat sweater, but please rely on the measurements given below for fit, noting that there is stretch to the knit:
Shoulders: 16” across, estimated due to seamless sleeve
Sleeves: 23” long from the estimated shoulder - 31” from the mid-neck
Sleeve inseam: 17”
Bust: 38” around, taken under the arms
Waist: 36” around
Overall length: 49” measured flat, taken at the back from the neck seam
This vintage hand knit coat sweater is in very good condition with no pulls, pronounced wear, tear, soiling, staining or odour. The label, however, is loose and both labels are yellowed.
This is a wonderful vintage hand knit coat sweater - beautiful quality!