This playful late 1950's cream knitted cardigan in a checkered knit pattern, accented by pastel coloured button fastenings, is the perfect piece to add to your vintage knitwear collection.
The rounded neckline is framed by a simple pointed collar. The simple shoulder line sets off the full length sleeves, which are edged with fitted knitted cuffs. The elegant line of the cardigan, boasts Princess seams, that frame the central feature pastel buttons, with decorative yellow and blue buttons, framing the pink button fastenings, creating an eye-catching trio.
Label: Yvonne Originals, Beverly Hills, California.
Measurements of the Cardigan
Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 21 inches
Shoulder to end of sleeve: 23 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 14.5 inches
Waist: 32 inches
Size: UK size 10-12 US 6-8
Closures: This cardigan fastens with 4 buttons and a concealed press stud.
Condition: This cardigan is in near perfect vintage condition. A small pin sized age mark to the left hand side collar. Please refer to the photographs as they form part of the condition report.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.
Fabric: wool mix
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.