Fall 2020 Trend: Prep School Argyle

Argyle is derived from the 17th century tartan of Clan Campbell of Argyll in western Scotland. Such is the origin of the funky kilts and Scottish Highlander socks. A classic comes back, albeit in occasionally modern colors.

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Argyle-Jacquard Wool Sweater by La Fetiche: Ribbed-knit round neck, cuffs, hem $487

Argyle Sweater Vest by Blue Ocean: Soft-touch acrylic. Delicate setting machine wash. V-neck line. Ribbed hem.  $27.00

Studded Argyle Cashmere Vest by Michael Kors Collection: Embroidered gold-tone studs woven into pattern. Sale $297.00 from $990.00

Argyle Cashmere Sweater by Michael Kors Collection: Embroidered gold-tone stud patches. Sale $471.00 was $1570.00     

Diamond in the Rough Relaxed Sweater: Viscose/polyamide/polyester. Crew neck. 50% off at $32.50 

Argyle-check knitted jumper by Blumarine: Acrylic, polyamide, mohair. Cropped crew neck. Ribbed edges. $173(Import duties included)


Left: Stud-Embroidered Argyle Cashmere Cardigan: Button fastening. Ribbed hem. Side pockets. Longline.  Sale $471.00 was $1570.00   

Right: H.SA Women Sweater: V neck Single Breasted Argyle Knit. Oversized flat knit. Thick polyester/ spandex. Deep V-neck. Side pockets. $52.

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Argyle Knit Crew Neck Sweater by Gobi: 100% Mongolian Cashmere.Ribbed trims. $119.00

Argyle Turtleneck Sweater by Tommy Hilfiger: Acrylic/nylon. Ribbed neck, hem and cuffs.  $79.50 Extra 30% off code: VIP Details With offer $55.65

Cashmere Argyle Pullover Sweater by Charter Club: Crew neck pullover. Side slits. $189.00 Extra 30% off code: VIP -Details With offer $132.30

Argyle Cashmere Sweater by Purdy: Slips on. Ribbed cuffs. Crew neck. $480

Argyle Cashmere Vest by Purdy: Relaxed fit. Skips on. $365   

Argyle Knit Sweater by Aspesi: Ribbed details, a fine knit wool. Crew neck, straight hem. 35% off at $214.00  

Tunic or Dress

Left: Argyle Sweater by Barbara Bui: Black/grey/yellow merino wool featuring a bordered deep V neck. Ribbed trim. 40% Off at $440

Center: Argyle Knit Dress by Semicouture: Khaki green/black wool intarsia knit. Roll neck. $287.00

Right: Argyle Sweater Dress by Ralph Lauren: Modal, silk, polyester. Ribbed trim at the hem. Straight fit. Intended to hit at the ankle. V-neck with ribbed trim. Pull-on styling. Sale $86.99

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