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The Six Fisherman Sweaters to Consider

  • Kempt Staff


When it comes to our knitwear, if it was good enough for Hemingway, McQueen and ancient Irish fishermen it’s good enough for us.

Case in point: the fisherman sweater—or “Aran sweater” to the purists—a chunky-knit wool sweater with a pronounced cable knit. Back in the day, there might have even been a meaning or association linked to a specific knit design, much like tartan plaids, but today they’re just a good way to stave off a brisk morning and add some more texture to your getup.

And we’ve rounded up the six best fisherman sweaters on the market right now: »

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