The Classic Cable Knit is a luxe sweater evoking the simplicity and romance of European sportswear in mountain villages such as Chamonix and St. Moritz. Woven with luxurious Cashmere yarns, a high turtle neck, and a timeless cable knit, this piece provides sophistication and warmth both on snow and off.
70% super-fine merino 30% cashmere yarns blended for softness, form-fitting comfort and lasting durability
Classic cable knit inspired by alpine sport heritage
Natural yarn body offers moisture wicking and temperature regulation
High collar and fitted cuffs for additional comfort
With its distinct cable pattern, no other knitwear garment possesses such a wonderful blend of protective quality and personality as that of the Cable Knit Sweater. Initially devised in the early 19th century to offer protection from the outdoors and inclement weather, the cable knitting technique produced a technological leap forward by creating a fiber weave with enhanced performance characteristics of insulation and durability.
The famous photographer's aim to capture "attractive people in attractive places doing attractive things" naturally found its way to iconic locations such as Gstaad and Zermatt.
These female pioneers shaped modern day skiing (and did it with style, precision and power), with knitwear playing an integral part in their athletic attire and après ski uniforms.