1985 (made)
Not currently on display at the V&A

Place Of Origin

Jumper of hand-knitted fancy yarns.

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Hand-knitted natural and man-made fibre novelty yarns
Brief Description
Jumper of knitted fancy yarns, designed by Linda Grady, Great Britain, 1985.
Physical Description
Jumper of hand-knitted fancy yarns.
Gallery Label
'SLASHED' SWEATER Hand-knitted natural and man-made fibre novelty yarns British: Linda Grady, 1985 The availability of exciting new yarns has been an important factor in the resurgence of hand-knitting. Those used for this sweater - simply hand-knitted in strips of garter stitch - demonstrate the latest developments in machinery and yarn technology. The sweater is ribbed at the waist and has padded shoulders. Linda Grady, formerly yarn designer for Emu and Emu International Ltd, now lectures in textiles at Bretton Hall College. The sweater was knitted by Sue Brown. Given by Linda Grady T.378-1985
Credit line
Given by the designer
Object history
Registered File number 1985/1990. Part of an ensemble with T.378A-1985.
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record createdJune 24, 2009
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