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Irish Sweater Stitches

 

Irish Sweater Jacket
Irish Sweater Jacket
(Based on 27 reviews)
Category: Clothing/Women's Clothing/Sweaters
Aran knitting is well known for its wealth of intricate stitches and symbolism. In this flattering sweater jacket, the diamond stitch represents prosperity, and the cable stitch stands in for the fishing rope that was so essential to livelihood on the Aran Islands. Knit from 100% worsted wool in moss green, with a button closure at the neck.
Available colors: Charcoal, Garnet, Green, Oatmeal
Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge, XXLarge
$159.00
$94.95
Irish Wool-cashmere Aran Cardigan Sweater
Irish Wool-cashmere Aran Cardigan Sweater
(Based on 2 reviews)
Category: Clothing/Women's Clothing/Sweaters

In the early 1900s, enterprising women living on the Aran Islands took the sweaters they had knit for generations of fisherman kin and started marketing them around the world. Today the classic cable stitches of Aran knitters are a worldwide symbol of Irish culture. The wool blend features just enough cashmere to make this winter-white cardigan luxuriously soft to the touch.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$199.00
$119.99
Galway Bay Fisherman's Sweater
Galway Bay Fisherman's Sweater
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Category: Clothing/Men's Clothing/Sweaters

At the mouth of Galway Bay in western Ireland lie the three small islands that make up the Arans, Inishmore, Inishmaan, and Inishneer. The ocean pummels the islands’ sheer cliffs, creating a landscape that Aran knitwear historian Alice Starmore calls “not surreal but simply magical.” It’s in this remote region that the stitches of classic Aran sweaters were invented and evolved.


Available sizes: Medium, Large, XLarge
$149.00
$89.00
Donegal Walking Sweater
Donegal Walking Sweater
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Category: Clothing/Men's Clothing/Sweaters

In the shadow of Ireland’s Blue Stack Mountains, the town of Donegal has been renowned for its handwoven wool for generations. This cozy moss-stitch sweater is knit in Dublin, using Donegal wool with its signature flecks of color and a touch of cashmere for exceptional softness. Lightweight and insulating, wool is one of the most travel-friendly natural fabrics available and shrugs off Ireland’s morning mist with ease.


Available colors: Moss, Oatmeal
Available sizes: Medium, Large, XLarge
$189.00
$109.99