The chill in the air sets in, and it there is no way it will let up, but you are ready for Mother Nature’s wrath, all thanks to the beautiful sweater you are wearing. You are prepared for the elements, and ready to face the day. The perfect mix of simple casualness and rich beauty, this Supersoft Wool Cable & Weave Aran Knit Crew Ladies Sweater, made in Ireland, boasts a relaxed style that is dressed with elegance and class. Made out of luxurious 100% Supersoft Merino wool, the Aran sweater is tailor-made for every woman of every size. We acquire the finest of materials to bring luxury to you. Gorgeous vertical braided and interwoven cable rope patterns adorn this sweater, creating mesmerizing texture and dimension with incredible symmetry in the patterns.
Dating back to as early as the late 1800s as a form of function many hardworking Irish men, the Aran sweater came to be one of the most recognizable contributions of Irish fashion. Its origins can be sourced from the Aran Islands, a group of three islands located on the west coast of Ireland in County Galway. These intricate cable stitch patterns pay tribute to the hard-working fishermen of the Aran Islands. The cables represent the fishermen’s ropes as well as hopes for their safe and fruitful voyages. It was originally just an Irish garment, until the 1940s when the first book about made available Aran patterns were published in the United Kingdom. However, it was not until the early 1950s that the Aran cardigan gained mainstream attention.
Vogue magazine had an article published in the United States. Because of the great interest in the garment, they were exported there from Ireland. As a result, many Irish women were able to gain employment because of it, and Ireland saw a great increase in revenue due to its new export. It goes to show our attention to detail to bring you the best of quality. Today, the Aran sweater is considered to be one of Ireland’s greatest contributions and exports to the world of fashion. Even though many of these Aran cardigans are no longer hand-stitched, the machines are still able to maintain high quality. Finishing off the fresh look of this piece is a ribbed trim on the crew neck collar, cuffs, and hem.
Pair this Irish wool sweater with your favorite jeans, dress pants, or skirt, and you cannot go wrong. This Aran sweater for women is the perfect finishing touch for any easy or casual outing. As an added bonus, with the purchase of the Supersoft Wool Cable & Weave Aran Knit Crew Ladies Sweater, you will also receive a free Aran Scarf. It is our way of saying thank you. This Aran sweater is a lovely classic that can be worn all year long. It also makes a fabulous gift for any special occasion! Wear it with warmth and love.