Knitted English rib collar/snood made on a vintage knitting machine by hand in flattering pale lavender & dark stormy grey.
Made with 100% Geelong lambswool, this snood is luxurious & soft to touch, breathable & warm. Knit in an English rib, the fabric has a slightly different texture on each side & is finished by hand for a seamless appearance. You can wear this snood either way up, and either way around. Due to the ribbed fabric it can be worn up around the face or folded more softly. The clean lines allow this piece to work well with any minimal wardrobe, and is finished with contrasting edges.
Stitched & finished by hand this collar is made beautifully. After construction this piece is washed to bring out the full softness of the fibre. The perfect throw on piece that will work with all sorts of coats.
What makes it special?
100% Geelong lambswool spun in Yorkshire.
Geelong Lambswool is a fibre taken from the first shearing of a meticulously bred Merino lamb & is the highest quality of sheep’s wool to be found. Soft & lightweight with excellent insulating properties this wool works perfectly for accessories. Only a tiny percentage of all Merino lambswool can be classified as Geelong, making it one of the most exclusive luxury products available.
At the end of it's life this piece was biodegrade.
Measurements approx. 30cm long x 65 cm circumference