Thick Knit Sweaters?

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by Calden, Oct 22, 2006.

  1. Calden

    Calden Senior member

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    Hey Everybody,
    I'm looking for a sweater that is super thick knit and relatively plain. I found this one by Marc Jacobs that I like a lot, but it is a little more than I want to spend. I looked around for a good part of the day and couldn't find anything. The only criteria I have is that it have no logos. Any ideas?

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  2. Caleb

    Caleb Well-Known Member

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    I was gonna say the marc jacobs stinky rat wool sweater which I think is basically the same sweater with a rat logo(probably removable) and much less of a price tag but since no logos, look towards jcrew and brands such as those, also i think trovata might have had a thick knit sweater like that also(try eluxury).
     


  3. SGladwell

    SGladwell Senior member

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    Polo RL has done a similar sweater to that in cotton and wool every year for as long as I've been shopping. Sometimes you can even find one without the horsey (only in wool, I think).

    I bought a Marc Jacobs (mainline, not Marc) chunky sweater in either that or a similar cut with horizontal stripes last season, wore it twice, and donated it to Goodwill because it was already falling apart. So even if you can afford the pictured one, I don't think it is a smart buy.
     


  4. Calden

    Calden Senior member

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    I'll have to look around for both the stinky rat and a logoless polo. I've never been able to wear anything with a Polo logo, it's too bad because I think they make a lot of quality stuff. For some reason I don't think I would mind a stinky rat logo, it seems a little less obvious/ubiquitous.
     


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    Polo RL has done a similar sweater to that in cotton and wool every year for as long as I've been shopping.
    yeah, my first thought was Polo. and if you can wait until Thanksgiving, you'll probably find it on sale. -Jeff
     


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