1980s vintage sweater with knit Icelandic yoke - size XL
A popular craft with knitters in the 1980s, this sweatshirt with a knit yoke like you would find on an Icelandic sweater is an eyeturner. Light brown sweatshirt is topped with a tan, burgundy and forest green patterned knit yoke. Dropped shoulders. Meant to be worn oversized.
Material / unknown, yarn is acrylic, sweater is likely 50/50 poly/cotton
Care / machine wash
Please compare measurements to a garment that fits you well for accurate fit. Make allowance for clothes underneath and room to allow garment to drape properly.
Size on tag / no tags, suggested size XL
Measurements (taken flat on outside)
Pit to pit 23.5"
Sleeve, shoulder to hem 24.5"
Shoulder to shoulder 23"
Shoulder to hem 26"
CONDITION Excellent. Does not appear to have ever been worn.
This is a vintage item. It has been used and loved and it has a history. Please examine photos carefully and ask questions. We want you to love your new old treasure.
Excellent / Like new with few signs of wear.
Very Good / Expected wear for the age of the garment, no flaws noted.
Good / Wearable and sturdy, but small flaws noted in description