knitwear

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

2:00 pm

Paul Smith Heavy Knit Yellow Cardigan

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Big bright cardigan action from Paul Smith. This isn’t a big bird kind of yellow. It’s not a weak post-it note kind of yellow. This is a smooth mustard yellow. Somewhere between Coleman’s and French’s. 100% cotton, heavy knit with…

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Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011

4:00 pm

Inis Meáin V-Neck Sweater for Nitty Gritty

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We featured Ireland’s Inis Meáin a while back, experts in the ever popular Aran knitwear field. This V-neck is produced exclusively for Stockholm’s Nitty Gritty. A merino wool and cashmere mix, soft as puppy covered in marshmallows, its ribbed cuffs, hem…

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Sunday, March 20th, 2011

Friday, March 11th, 2011

Friday, February 11th, 2011

3:30 pm

Brand Focus | Monsieur Lacenaire

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One of the highlights from our trip to Copenhagen last week was new knitwear brand Monsieur Lacenaire. The designer Garance Broca, who worked at Hermes for three years, took her knowledge to make knitwear that’s classic and subtly subversive. Which…

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Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

3:07 pm

Freemans Sporting Club Cowichan Cardigan

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Not entirely sure how Freeman Sporting Club’s Cowichan Cardigan has slipped our attention. The sweater is knit completely in midtown Manhattan (yes, garmento land is not just for shirts and ties), and the whole process was neatly written up on…

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Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

6:15 pm

Meg Company Monitaly Knitwear

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New in at Garbstore, Meg Company Monitaly Knitwear for Autumn/Winter 2010 draws from grand Mexican knitting traditions. In fact, the sweaters originate from the the autonomous municipality of Chamula in Mexico. Provided are sweaters, scarves, and caps, all with the…

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Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

12:15 pm

Farah Vintage Autumn 2010 Knitwear

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Cable knits and pretty patterns are the order of knitwear for Farah Vintage this Autumn. They’ve come with a decidedly 80s styling… slightly over-sized heavy weight lambswool cardigans and jumpers. Highlights include “the Coppard”, a chunky cardigan shown above, and…

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Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

3:30 pm

SNS Herning Autumn/Winter 2010

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SNS Herning are a consistent favourite here at SL, so it’s only right that we focus on our favourite pieces from their AW10 collection. Some of these pieces have ‘dropped’ already (we still don’t feel right saying dropped) and some…

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