The Cardigan Sweater

You decide whether you want to believe the urban legend that James Brudenell, Earl of Cardigan, during the Crimean War, annoyed to be always bundled up in a sweater too hot, tore the front of her sweater d a well-placed saber. A soldier would have picked up and added buttons. Thus was born the first cardigan in the XIX century.

Since then, cashmere, wool or cotton, with buttons or pressure, the cardigan has become undoubtedly one of the best friends of our dressing room. It is also one of the key pieces of the brand Agnès b. This small piece of cloth proves extremely useful in mid-season, when the slides on a light dress and becomes downright essential in winter when we want to build up the layers without looking like a Michelin man. For several seasons, are long cardigans that are popular. See cardigan wearing tips on andyeducation. Because they are loose just enough to dress in casual black dress our little uphill.
Because it is frankly practice and comes to infinity, the cardigan is the basic surviving the test time and never go out of fashion.


  • Creator (s): Alber Elbaz, Donna Karan
  • Marque (s): DKNY, Rochas, Lanvin, Missoni, Agnès b, Chloé

Grace prescription

We opt cardigan neckline wise to that one even wears the skin. And for urban twist, we loose our ballerinas to don a pair of colorful sneakers.