When I saw that mega brand Club Monaco had teamed up with one of my local favorite fashion designers, M. Patmos, who showed striking knitwear bursting with bright colors for fall/winter 2012 at New York Fashion Week—I had to take a closer look.
Entirely made in the USA, the collection of 100% Italian cashmere sweaters is part of Club Monaco’s push to foster local manufacturing. Above, is the especially sharp and unexpectedly chic Houndstooth Boatneck ($550). The navy ribbed cuffs and hem are a flattering detail that adds shape to the textured sweater.
Continue reading my review in my fashion feature for Discovery’s TreeHugger.com: Club Monaco Dabbles in Zero-Waste Fashion with M. Patmos Cashmere Sweaters