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Children's Aran Crew Knit Sweater

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Step into the world of enchanting warmth and timeless style with our collection of children's Aran cardigans and sweaters, meticulously crafted in Ireland with the utmost care and attention to detail.Inspired by the rich heritage of Aran knitting traditions, each piece tells a unique story through its intricate cable patterns and symbolic stitches. Crafted from the finest merino wool, our cardigans and sweaters offer unparalleled softness and comfort, ensuring your little ones stay cozy and snug all day long.
  • Whether it's a charming cardigan for layering on crisp autumn days or a cozy sweater to ward off the winter chill, our collection features a variety of styles to suit every occasion and preference. From classic crew necks to stylish button-downs, each garment is designed with both durability and elegance in mind, making them perfect for playtime adventures or special family gatherings.

    Available in a range of sizes and colors, our children's Aran knitwear effortlessly combines traditional craftsmanship with contemporary flair, creating timeless pieces that will be cherished for years to come. Treat your little ones to the warmth and luxury of authentic Irish knitwear and let them experience the magic of Aran.

     

    Irish made Aran Cable Knit stitches
  • Made in Ireland.
  • Luxurious 100% Soft Merino Wool.
  • A fabulous Aran traditional Irish made sweater and cardigan.
  • Soft but very hard-wearing.
  • Natural, organic & easy-care.
  • Traditional Irish made Aran knit stitches include the cable stitch, basket stitch, blackberry stitch, trinity stitch, honeycomb stitch, trellis stitch, diamond stitch, zigzag, and moss stitch.
  • The perfect traditional gift for children from Ireland.

 

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Made in IrelandHand Wash Made with 100% WoolGuaranteed QualityNatural Organic Reusable Materails

    • When washing your knitwear pieces, it's important to wash them one at a time to avoid any colour mixing.
    • You should never wring or scrub your wool knitwear as this can cause pilling and stretching.: It's important not to hang your knitwear and wool sweaters to dry as this will cause stretching. If your knitwear needs to be reshaped, do this while it is still damp.
    • If you are storing your knitwear away for the summer, put a sachet of lavender in with it, this will keep any little bugs away!

     

                                        

    Aran stitches are traditional patterns used in Aran knitting, originating from the Aran Islands off the west coast of Ireland. These stitches are renowned for their intricate designs and symbolic meanings. Some common Aran stitches include:

    1.  Cable Stitch: This stitch resembles twisted ropes or cables and symbolizes the ropes used by fishermen. It represents a wish for a fruitful catch and safety at sea.

    2.  Diamond Stitch: The diamond stitch symbolizes the small, fertile fields of the Aran Islands and is often associated with prosperity and success in farming.

    3.  Honeycomb Stitch: This stitch resembles the honeycomb of bees and represents hard work, diligence, and the rewards of labor.

    4.  Basket Stitch: The basketweave stitch mimics the woven patterns of baskets and symbolizes the fisherman's basket, representing a wish for a bountiful catch.

    5.  Trinity Stitch: Also known as the Blackberry or the Bramble stitch.  Holy Trinity: The name "Trinity stitch" itself suggests a connection to the Christian concept of the Holy Trinity—Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. In this interpretation, the three-dimensional texture created by the stitch may symbolize the unity and interconnectedness of these divine entities. Celtic Knots: The intricate design of the Trinity stitch resembles traditional Celtic knotwork, which is rich in symbolism and often represents themes such as eternity, continuity, and interconnectedness. In this context, the Trinity stitch may symbolize the eternal cycles of life, death, and rebirth, as well as the interconnectedness of all living beings. Natural Elements: Some interpretations suggest that the Trinity stitch symbolizes elements of the natural world, such as berries or seeds. In Celtic folklore, berries are often associated with fertility, abundance, and the cycle of life, making them potent symbols of growth and renewal.
    1.   Irish Moss Stitch:  The moss stitch can symbolize growth, resilience, and the ability to thrive in challenging environments, reflecting the resilience and resourcefulness of the islanders who historically wore Aran sweaters.
    1.  Zig Zag Stitch: The diamond pattern can symbolize a fisherman's net or the mesh of a lobster pot, signifying a wish for a fruitful catch and abundance at sea. Overall, the zigzag or diamond stitch in Aran sweaters reflects the deep connection to nature, livelihoods, and cultural heritage of the communities on the Aran Islands, embodying themes of prosperity, interconnectedness, and the cycles of life.

     

     

     

    METRIC  INCHES

    SIZE

    SML

    MED

    LRG

    XLG

    UK Size:

    8-10

    12-14

    16-18

    20-22

    US Size:

    4-6

    8-10

    12-14

    16-18

    A:Length

    60cm

    62cm

    64cm

    66cm

    B:Chest

    52cm

    54cm

    56cm

    58cm

    C:Neck to Cuff

    72cm

    74cm

    76cm

    78cm

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