Latest acquisition: Jean Paul Gaultier for Equator Russian Constructivist Cardigan
Part of Jean Paul Gaultier's Autumn Winter 1986 'Russian Constructionist' collection. Black textured zip-up cardigan with lurex Russian text and numbers design and a contrasting red and black checkerboard pattern. The metallic pewter Russian text and numbers feature throughout Gaultier's A/W1986 collection 'Russian Constructivist' and features type in varying sizes all over the cardigan. A double line runs around the hem, and there is a large arrow in the centre back of the cardigan. The red and black checkerboard pattern runs around the collar and down the centre front, either side of the zip. It also features around the elbow of both sleeves.
Material: 43% Viscose, 20% Wool, 12% Nylon, 17% Polyester, 8% Elastane