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  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (designed)

  • Date:

    1994 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Katharine Hamnett, born 1948 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cotton jersey

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the designer

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Cotton jersey sweatshirt, short sleeves, pockets at side seams, zipper front. Black ribbing round collar and sleeve hems, black contrast stripe along shoulder seams.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (designed)


1994 (designed)


Katharine Hamnett, born 1948 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Cotton jersey

Object history note

This forms part of the Fashion Casual ensemble designed by Katharine Hamnett and displayed in the V&A's Street Style exhibition in 1994.

Registered File number 1994/496.

Descriptive line

Sweatshirt, cotton jersey, part of the Fashion Casual outfit designed by Katharine Hamnett, Great Britain, 1994.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

De La Haye, Amy and Cathie Dingwall, eds. Surfers Soulies Skinheads & Skaters: Subcultural Style from the Forties to the Nineties. London: Victoria and Albert Publications, 1996.


Cotton jersey


Fashion; Clothing; Day wear; Informal wear; Europeana Fashion Project

Production Type

Ready to wear


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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