October 9, 2016

A Collection of 30 Beautiful Vintage Knitwears for Women in the 1960s and 1970s

Knitwear has been with us for a long time. We need it so much in these winter months. Oh, it can drift in and out of fashion in so every so often. However, it continues to transform vintage styles or revive fashions long consigned to the dustbin of time.

In the mid-60s Missoni knitwear becomes popular using the trademark zigzag color look. Sonia Rykiel becomes well-known for striped sweaters and preppy sweaters.

As in the 1920s, knitwear represents all that is modern, informal, comfortable and anti-tradition. Knitwear is embraced by youth culture.

In the late-70s, punks liked to rip their knitwear and make holes to deconstruct style and fashion. To destroy rather than create is the philosophy behind punk fashion.


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