Vintage 1940s Mend and Make Do Navy Cardigan
Soft, medium-weight wool (perhaps blended with rayon?) in a gorgeous dark blue. Classic cable-knit style with mother-of-pearl buttons. This cardigan is so charming with 'mend-and-make-do' repairs...it was obviously someone's favorite sweater.
Fabric: Wool/rayon blend (?)
Circa: 1930s / 1940s
BEST FITS: S/M depending on how you prefer the fit (see measurements)
CONDITION: Overall very good. The sweater shows normal wear and also retains signs of being someone's favorite cardi. The elbows have been patched with suede. The cuffs have been reinforced. There is an old repair to the inside seam of one of the seam.
Shoulders: approximately 17" (raglan sleeves)
Bust: up to 38"
Waist: up to 32"
Sleeve length: 23"
Sleeve circumference: just over 12" at bicep
Hand-wash; line dry. Contact us if you need more detailed care instructions.
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