This mesmerising 1950's cream cashmere cardigan, with detailed raised and embroidered cream silk mushroom appliqués, and cream satin accents, is just the piece for your seasonal wardrobe.
The rounded neckline of the cardigan is edged by cream satin borders, that join either side of the front of the cardigan and hemline. The simple shoulder line, sets off the 3/4 length sleeves, with are accented by small embroidered mushroom appliqués along each external cuff and satin edges. The simple cut of the cardigan is set off by scattered embroidered mushroom appliqués and central button and loop fastenings. Finished with detailed side vents which can be drawn together with hook and eyes, and fully lined in silk.
Measurements of the Cardigan
Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 17 inches
Shoulder to end of sleeve: 17 inches
Waistline: up to 30 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 14.5 inches
Size:UK 10 US 6
Closures: This cardigan fastens down the centre front with 7 button and loops
Condition: This cardigan is near perfect vintage condition. A few very small scattered age marks along the satin around the neckline. Light and gentle wear to the silk lining along the internal nape of the cardigan, with a small age marks along the centre back of the neckline internally . Very light and gentle wear to the silk lining. This is not apparent when the cardigan is being worn.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
Fabric: Cashmere, silk lined, silk embroidered appliques
Vintage garments have been previously worn and lovingly cared for, they may however have a blemish or two. Here at Willow Hilson, we try our very best to note all the details of each garment, although we may sometimes overlook things, which we do apologise for. Please do not expect perfection, unless stated so.
Please make sure you check all the measurements of the garment before purchasing. Vintage garment sizes are not the same as those of today. To ensure the best fit, we suggest you measure you favourite similar style garment and compare it to the measurements we have listed. AB