An iconic piece of fashion and history, the Irish cardigan has transcended time and tradition, becoming a staple in modern fashion. At Keilys, we offer a wide range of traditional Irish knit cardigans for women and men, designed to encapsulate the art of Irish knitwear in an authentic manner and perfectly fit into your wardrobe as timeless pieces. Our entire collection is made from the finest 100% Merino Wool, which is perfectly warm, sustainable, natural, with heat preserving and moisture kicking properties. Therefore, each wool cardigan feels like a warm hug, becoming the ideal piece for the cold season, but it is very breathable, thus being fit for chillier days of the warm season as well.
Traditionally Irish Knit Cardigans
Our Irish cardigans come in many shapes and designs, meant to perfectly fit both men and women. Most of our pieces come with exquisite details, from buttons to zippers or pockets, they all have something unique to offer. For those who prefer the classics, we have basic and traditional options as the original crew neck cardigan
, V-neck style sweater
, or sleeveless cardigan poncho
, made to be easily styled with accessories or just embody the beauty of simplicity. Besides that, our Irish knit cardigans are made in a traditional manner, with traditional Aran knit patterns encapsulated in each design. Each Aran stitch pattern comes with its own symbolism. From the simple cable stitch cardigans
, which represents good fortune, to more intricate Aran sweater stitches such as the honeycomb
, a symbol for the sweet rewards of success or the blackberry, with the meaning of the connection to nature, we are sure you’ll find the perfect one for yourself or your dear ones here.
What is the famous Aran knitwear?
The traditional Irish Aran sweater
is an iconic garment originated in the rugged climate on the West Coast of Ireland, Aran Islands gaining recognition in the international fashion world in the 20th century. Originally knitted from thick sheep wool by the wives of Irish fishermen to keep them warm and dry, Aran sweaters boast beautiful and intricate Aran stitches making it a unique and famous garment.
Are Irish cardigans high quality?
What’s truly outstanding about Irish people is the amount of passion and hardwork they put into everything they make. From the day it was born, the Irish cardigan was crafted with care and love. From the manufacturing process to the fine type of wool used in their making, these Irish wool cardigans are guaranteed to last a lifetime.
How do you wear an Irish cardigan?
Due to the quality of the wool, which is very soft to the touch, Aran cardigans can be comfortably worn on their own but are also ideal for layering. Depending on the rest of your outfit and the way you decide to accessorize them, our Irish cardigans can create both very feminine and very masculine looks.