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Monday Muse April 28, 2014

Monday Muse

A well-fitting sweater has always been a charming look…(don’t forget your accessories!)

…(circa 1952 Glamour Magazine)

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Monday Muse April 21, 2014

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…(circa 1923) knitting in-the-round with friends, Albania via Frank Carpenter…

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Monday Muse March 31, 2014


…photograph from 1877 (!), the impeccable Walt Whitman in a modern looking cardigan mit butterfly (cardboard)!

From the ribbing to the zigzag cabled front to the striped bands, this sweater would look right at home in most closets a mere 137 YEARS later in 2014.

I am not only blown away by the styling, I’m inspired by the knitting. :)

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