Womens Lace Fair Isle Tunic Jumper - navy
Delicate fair isle patterns are combined to form lace-like designs in this tunic length womens jumper. Knitted in Shetland-character wool which is spun in Aberdeenshire. Navy colourway has a timeless combination of navy and cream.
An upright turtle neck gives the jumper an early 60s vibe. It has a rolled hem and cuffs.
Back length of the Medium size is approximately 28 inches (71cm).
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Made in Scotland
Dry Clean only or Handwash only
Studio model is 5ft 6, UK 8. Outdoor model is 5ft 8, UK 8/10. Both wear a size S
As well as fair isle patterns, Shetland is also known for the fine lace shawls and stoles produced in the 19th century which were made popular by Queen Victoria. I wanted to produce a design to reflect these 2 styles, creating this 2-tone fair isle pattern which uses a delicate combination of stitches reminiscent of lace.
Picture courtesy of the Shetland Museum Textile collection.