Cable knit wool sweater with hood

$89.00

Cable knit wool sweater with zipper and hood

This beautiful, well-made sweater is 100% wool, knit by a team of 34 Ecuadorian women.  Features classic cable and diamond knit, two pockets, and front zipper.  Front pockets are cleverly located in the lowest diamonds.  This is slow fashion that never goes out of style.  Long-lasting, well-crafted wool that you can wear again and again.  Colors are natural, no artificial dyes used in the yarn.

Because they are handmade, there is some slight variation in the sizes. Measurements below are approximate.

Medium measures 29″ shoulder to waist,  45″ chest, 40″ hips, 23″ sleeve
Large measures 29.5″ shoulder to waist, 48″ chest, 42″ hips, 24″ sleeve
XL measures 30″ shoulder to waist,  52″ chest, 44″ hips, 26″ sleeve
XXL measures 31.5″ shoulder to waist, 53″ chest, 48″ hips

We suggest dry cleaning, although if you prefer, you can safely hand wash and lay flat to dry.

Ecuadorian textiles, handmade in Los Andes.

Description

Cable knit wool sweater with hood is a classic! Own this all natural, hand knit hoodie.

This beautiful, well-made hoodie is 100% wool, hand knit by a team of 34 Ecuadorian women.  Features classic cable knit, two pockets, and front zipper.  Slow fashion – this hoodie will last for decades and never go out of style.

This cable knit wool sweater with hood comes in natural colors of charcoal gray, brown, natural winter white, and light gray.  Learn more about the natural colors of wool here.

Your purchase supports women knitters in Ecuador, and honors their hard work and skill.  You will love the hood, built in pockets, and zipper.  Cable knit pattern in 100% wool was originally designed to keep fishermen warm, as the design adds additional bulk to the sweater.  This chunky wool sweater will keep you cozy.

Wool is an eco-friendly fiber, from production to use.  It is long-lasting, recyclable, and even biodegradable when finally discarded.  Your cable knit wool sweater is a sustainable choice. Read more about the desirability of wool for apparel here.

Choose from a variety of colors for this classic hand knit wool sweater.

Spanish Merino sheep were introduced into Ecuador in the mid 1500s.  Since that time, the sheep have adapted to the demands of highland climates, and produce very warm wool. Ecuador textiles are made in Los Andes, and proudly imported by Los Andes Shop to Oregon, USA.

Additional information

Weight 2.7 lbs
Color

Charcoal, Chocolate Brown, Cream, Light Gray

Size

Extra Large, Large, Medium, Small, XXL

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