Vintage L.L. Bean 1980s sweater, this thick heavy weight, chunky knit cardigan features a loose fit, 5 button front opening, reinforced knit along neckline and buttons, 2 front pockets that are reinforced and lined with cloth, rich color and fair isle knit design. A gorgeous piece from a brand known for quality knits. Made in U.S.A. The dating of this item is determined by the label and has been researched.
tag size: MED - please see the measurements for best fit brand: L.L Bean color: Brown and Off White fabric: 100% Wool
Measurements shoulders : 22” sleeve (from middle of back neck to end of sleeve): 30" chest (armpit to armpit): 42” length (top of shoulder to bottom hem): 27.5” waist: 40" bottom band circumference: 38"
All measurements are taken in inches while the garment is lying flat. Chest, waist, thigh + hip measurements are doubled. Please note that vintage sizes run different than sizing today. For example: a vintage size 12 may fit a modern size small. To ensure the best fit possible, compare these measurements to a similar item that you own.
Vintage Condition: EXCELLENT - care has been made to gently wash and depill this sweater.
Guide to Vintage Condition
Please keep in mind that vintage items are pre-owned. Every vintage piece I stock has been chosen for its unique qualities. Fading and wear-and-tear are a part of each item's past history I hope you appreciate this character as much as I do. I do my best to disclose any flaws or imperfections when appropriate and will indicate them in photos and list them under condition. Please refer to this guide for condition of items:
MINT: Unused with no visible signs of wear. Looks brand new or new old stock. EXCELLENT: Used with almost no significant signs of wear. VERY GOOD: Used with some minor signs of wear. GOOD: Used with some moderate signs of wear. FAIR: Numerous signs of wear of flaws. Repairable or wearable.
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