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Sweaters that Travel Well

Men's Irish Donegal Tweed Sweater
Men's Irish Donegal Tweed Sweater
(Based on 9 reviews)
Category: Clothing/Men's Clothing/Sweaters
Ireland's northernmost county is a land of peat bogs, sandy beaches, and windswept cliffs. In the shadow of the Blue Stack Mountains, the town of Donegal has been renowned for its handwoven wool sweaters for generations. Woven from wool that is flecked with the colors of Irish earth and sky, this comfortable sweater is hand-knit in blocks of tan and peat, charcoal and heather. Lightweight and insulating, wool is one of the most travel-friendly natural fabrics available and shrugs off Donegal's morning mist with ease. Hand-knit in Ireland.
Available sizes: Medium, Large, XLarge
$249.00
$76.99
Irish Sweater Jacket
Irish Sweater Jacket
(Based on 40 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
Aran Sweater Coat
Aran Sweater Coat
(Based on 4 reviews)
Category: Clothing/Women's Clothing/Sweaters

Irish Aran knits are the kind of cultural craft evolution that we love. For years, women on these rugged islands at the mouth of Galway Bay knit heavy wool sweaters for their fishermen kin. They swapped patterns and developed new techniques, creating an entire knitting vocabulary that was unique to their community. In the early 20th century they began selling their sweaters, to earn some extra money during the fishing off-season. The unique designs, often in cream-colored wool, quickly became an icon of Irish style and tradition.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$279.00
Bolivian Alpaca Sweater
Bolivian Alpaca Sweater
(Based on 8 reviews)
Category: Clothing/Men's Clothing/Sweaters
In the Bolivian Andes, talented artisans spin alpaca fiber into a soft and durable yarn, and through their weaving, translate their traditional ancient patterns into contemporary style. The bright earth tones and patterns of this particularly soft and breathable three-season sweater are adapted from a 3,000-year-old fabric. Entirely handmade in Bolivia of pure alpaca wool.
Available sizes: Medium, Large, XLarge, XXLarge
$179.00
Men's Traditional Irish Aran Sweater
Men's Traditional Irish Aran Sweater
(Based on 8 reviews)
Category: Clothing/Men's Clothing/Sweaters
For hundreds of years, women in the rural villages of the Aran Islands off the western coast of Ireland have knit natural wool sweaters for their fisherman kin. At weekly gatherings, they examined each other's work and continually invented intricate new stitches. Each of the stitches in this generously sized, traditional Aran sweater represents a facet of fishing culture: the honeycomb stitch for hard work, the cable stitch for safety on the waters, and the basket weave as a wish for a plentiful catch. 100% merino wool. Made in Ireland.
Available colors: Natural
Available sizes: Medium, Large, XLarge, XXLarge
$139.00
Peruvian Kantuta Cardigan Sweater
Peruvian Kantuta Cardigan Sweater
(Based on 2 reviews)
Category: Clothing/Women's Clothing/Sweaters

Our lightweight boiled-wool cardigan makes a crisp addition to your wardrobe in a rich red hue that will brighten any winter day. A blend of soft baby alpaca fiber and sheep’s wool is “boiled” in a process similar to felting to create a fabric denser than a knitted sweater, making it warmer and more wind-resistant. Hand-embroidered designs inspired by the kantuta, Peru’s national flower, decorate the front. One-button clasp at the neckline.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge, XXLarge
$189.00
$119.99
Men's Microsuede Travel Vest
Men's Microsuede Travel Vest
(Based on 9 reviews)
Category: Clothing/Men's Clothing/Jackets and Vests
Experienced travelers know what an asset a warm vest can be during unpredictable weather. This olive micro-suede vest easily repels mist and rain while the Sherpa fleece lining keeps you warm and insulated. It's also great for exploring cities, when you'll be in and out of cafés and museums all day long. By pairing it with sweaters and base layers, you can replace a bulky winter coat and leave more room in your suitcase. Two front zip pockets and two slash pockets provide ample room to stash a wallet, a passport, or even a guidebook, and still leave room to warm your hands. Imported.
Available sizes: Medium, Large, XLarge, XXLarge
$99.95
Bolivian Macramé Alpaca Shawl
Bolivian Macramé Alpaca Shawl
(Based on 13 reviews)
Category: Clothing/Accessories/Scarves and Shawls
Alpaca wool was originally reserved for Inca royalty because of its incredible softness and warmth. Today, a group of native artisans weaves this smooth, ample alpaca shawl using rustic hand looms and the same methods as their ancestors. The flowing, silky macramé fringe is knotted by hand in the tradition of the sophisticated wraps worn by indigenous Bolivian women.
$89.00
$34.99