Shopping from 2005: EG Cardigan

Random loomed wool remnants at Centralia Knitting Mills

I tend to dodge the release of current clothing lines since most items are typically beyond my price point (see new Barbour x designer collaborations), are only available in Japan/Italy/UK or end up being total design disappointments. 
In the last decade, however, there are a few new clothing items I truly regret not acquiring. First among them is the Engineered Garments random loomed sweater from the 2005 Fall/Winter collection.  At least in catalog form, it contains all the elements of a perfect sweater: wool, cardigan style, four front pockets, heavy duty two-way zipper and an overall (body hugging) trim fit.   I also love the random loomed wool.
I must say that I’d trade the entire new EG line for women for the reissue of one random loomed shooting cardigan. 

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