Photo by Salt Water New England

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Bosie Islander Cardigans and Shaggy Shetland Beanies, Made in Scotland

Photos by Salt Water New England



 

13 comments:

  1. Just so very wonderful!

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  2. Now that we're calling knit caps "beanies," what are we supposed to call real beanies?

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    1. And I always called them watch caps. The Navy gave me one for free and paid me to wear it!

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    2. That's the term I prefer as well. When I was growing up in the South, we also called them toboggan caps, or "boggins" if you were either trying to be funny or didn't know any better. A beanie is what Goober wore on "The Andy Griffith" show. It needn't have the weird serrated edge, but can simply be like a brimless baseball cap.

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  3. thank you! these are just beautiful.

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  4. Beautiful sweater. What size are you wearing, if you would be so kind to tell me? That roomy fit is perfect.

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  5. Gray looks great on you

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  6. Not relevant to these particular offerings, but I just made my first Bosie purchase, a Fair Isle sweater vest for my wife. The website was easy to navigate, and the across the pond delivery via DHL was very quick. The sweater is gorgeous and was a big hit. I share this for the benefit of those who, like me, have been wary of overseas purchases.

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  7. Wow what a.... Beanie, Baby!
    =0)

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  8. Muffy, are the Shaggy beanies lined or is the wool soft enough not to scratch ones forehead?

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  9. They are unlined. However, it is not a problem and we have been wearing them comfortably almost daily. And most importantly, they fit nicely over quite large heads. :)

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