- Relaxed classic fit
- Patch sweater
- Fully fashioned
- Washable suede patches on elbows and shoulders
- 100% British Wool
- Machine washable (wool programme).
- Heavier weight fabric
- Soft but very hard wearing
- Ideal for outdoor wear; cold temperatures & draughty houses!
Knitting gauges are based on the number of needles per inch, so a 5 gauge jumper would be 5 needles per inch and chunky knitting giving a heavier fabric weight. Conversely 14 gauge has 14 needles per inch which mean the fabric will be very closely knitted and fine and lighter.
Wool Countryman Sweater
Some designs simply cannot be perfected - and our pure British wool countryman sweater is one of them! This timeless classic patch sweater,with washable suede patches, is unmistakably British. The suede shoulder and elbow patches, make this pure wool countryman sweater practical as well as smart. And as this knitwear design is still individually crafted on a hand-frame, its truly a traditional work of art. Our countryman sweater is an all-time British wool classic!