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Vintage 1940s Wool Boucle Hand-Knit Sweater - Striped Cream Navy Red Gold Cardigan w Brass Size M to L

Regular price £104.00 GBP
Regular price Sale price £104.00 GBP
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•Highlights: from an extensive one-person collection of quality vintage full-fashioned, knitted, and beaded or embellished cardigans, these make beautiful, hard-working pieces to wear or to gift; cute little Peter Pan collar; shapely fit; great buttons

•Colors: cream, navy, strawberry red, metallic gold stripes

•Fabric: wool

•Lined: no

•Closures: brass buttons

•Designer/Labels: hand-knit and one-of-a-kind

All accessories (belts, jewelry, crinolines, pins, etc.) are for style inspiration only unless indicated.


About a modern M to L. Suits a range depending on the fit you like; please allow room for ease 

Bust (underarm area doubled) about 40" slack and fully closed down the front, 48" pulled taut

Waistband about 30" slack, 36" pulled more taut

Shoulder to hem about 22 1/2"

Shoulders about 17" 

Sleeves, shoulder to cuff about 23"


Great vintage condition. Cleaned and shows light normal previous use. 70+ years old.

To note: lowermost ivory waist stripe had a faint freckle by the placket that was 90% erased with two hand-washings. With my readers on I can see where it was, without them on...I can't.


Our pieces are true vintage with a history and a past life, not newly made reproductions. Please be familiar with vintage clothing and read over our shop policies before purchasing. We are happy to answer any questions you might have to help you with online purchasing.

Return & Refund Policy

Vintage is sold as-is and all sales are final. All vintage garments will show signs of previous wear and use, including deadstock and unworn pieces. We take extra care to note and/or photograph any imperfections we find. You can read our thousands of happy reviews on Etsy and eBay for an idea of the quality and high standards we strive to keep.



All items purchased during our sale ship Feb 5th, 2024. We do not have access to inventory before then, and the sale discounts are to thank you for your patience.


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Items returned to us by your postal service for non-payment of taxes will incur re-shipping costs. If you do not pay to reship in a timely manner (10 days or fewer) your order will be considered abandoned and returned to inventory or donated. 

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