An archetype among vintage sweaters, the cowichan is a distinctly Canadian knitwear item. This example is particularly fine for the contrast green motif is a reference to craft itself, emulating a style of blanket stitching often seen in quilting. But that's not important, this is just a damn fine sweater!
Era: estimated 1970s
Estimated fit: 38 chest
Fabric: 100% wool; FLASH brand metal zip closure
Condition: Very good vintage condition. Some wear tpyical of a garment of this textile and age
Dry clean only.
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CHEST 38 inches
SHOULDER (width) approx 18 inches
SLEEVE (Raglan style; underarm to cuff) 16 inches
LENGTH (shoulder to hem) 25 inches
CUFFS (diameter) 9 inches
We do our best to assess and price all pieces according to condition. Due to the nature of vintage, some wear is inevitable. If you have any further questions regarding any item, please do not hesitate to ask.