Bora is among the first creations of Kanelle Vintage. Meaning Snow in Albanian, this sweater is fluffy and airy, aspects given by the type of wool used, mohair blend, and its voluminous shape. Inspired by the 1940s neckline, the square neckline which opens on the back as well, is decorated with floral shaped pom-poms. Long bishop sleeves and a structured waist frame the sweater and create a romantic feminine silhouette inspired by the 1930s.
Hand knit by women in Albania.
Made of vintage quality wool - mohair blend: 80% mohair, 20% wool.
Best fits M/L.
Bust seam to seam 42 cm
Waist seam to seam 32 cm
Full length 56 cm
Sleeve length 44 cm
Model wears size S and measures 164 cm.
The sweater comes packages in crepe paper and recycled mailer. In the package a little pouch of lavender will be included. Lavender has anti-moth properties and you may use it to preserve your wool garments. Please send me a message in case you have lavender allergies and you would like it not to be included in the package.
You may wash this sweater by hand in cold water or in your delicate or wool process in your washing machine, always using cold water. Use a soft detergent, no softener. In case you machine wash, choose spin speed lower than 400. Do not tumble dry. Dry in open air, laying flat on a surface. You may use a towel to remove extra water. Wash your wool garments as rarely as possible to provide their longevity: around two times per season.