Art Knitting Toronto Beige Knit Three Piece Set

Title

Art Knitting Toronto Beige Knit Three Piece Set

Description

Beige double-knit three quarter sleeve jacket with floral bouquet and bow embroidered on right front shoulder and left front waist; the bodice pieces are used horizontally allowing turned facings with a green band at center front edges; the set-in sleeves are vertical with a green band at the hems, and a green edging is applied at the round neckline; the jacket closes with a single covered button and crocheted loop. The beige double-knit short sleeved top has applied beige edging at the round neckline and closes with a 15.5" zip at center back. The beige double-knit straight skirt is fully lined with a side zip and button at waistband.

Creator

Art Knitting Toronto

Date

1960-1969

Contributor

Gift from Anonymous donor

Identifier

HCC_FA_2018_P2-1318

Coverage

Unknown

Extent

Jacket - Bust: 40" Shell - Bust: 36" Skirt - Waist: 26"

Curator Notes

Good condition. The knit used on jacket is used on the wrong side in the wrong direction. All three pieces are stained. The stitching on the right front facing is loose or undone. The jacket and top have Art Knitting Toronto label in a seam.

Textile

Wool and Knit

Photographer

Shane Patrick Qureshi

Curator

HCC Fashion Dept. Curatorial Team

Accession Number

2019.101.4

Files

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Citation

Art Knitting Toronto, “Art Knitting Toronto Beige Knit Three Piece Set,” HCC Fashion Archive, accessed March 28, 2020, https://hccfashion.omeka.net/items/show/398.

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