Leslie Brushed Wool Sweater Pearl

100% Super-soft Wool
Made in the UK
7GG – for a mid weight knit
Colour: Pearl Melange
Free UK Next Day Delivery

Perfect for all seasons, our lightweight yet warm Leslie sweater offers a modern relaxed silhouette with a slightly cropped fit. An ethereal melange of fresh pastel hues, brushed with dried thistles to create a luxury almost felted finish.

£160.00

GIFT WRAP SERVICE

Gifts will be wrapped in dark green paper and finished with an eco gold ribbon, perfect for any occasion and stress-free gifting

Hand Embroidered above the cuff. Please provide initials for monogramming (up to 3)

UK POSTAGE

  • Free UK DPD Next Day Delivery
  • Orders placed by 10 am for next day delivery.
  • Please allow 1-day lead-time for Monogrammed Orders.

INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING

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GENEVIEVE SWEENEY LESLIE BRUSHED WOOL SWEATER IN PEARL

Perfect for all seasons, our lightweight yet warm Leslie sweater offers a modern relaxed silhouette complete with a classic crew neckline and contemporary cropped hem.

 

THE YARN 
The super-soft wool Genevieve has selected for the Leslie is locally sourced and spun by a celebrated Aberdeenshire mill. The secret to its luxurious handle is the fact it comes from the ‘first clip’ of the lamb – an initial shear known for its unrivalled softness. Finer and more expensive, it produces a garment of exceptionally high quality without compromising on its authentic Shetland character. Once spun, it is then brushed using the teasel thistle – a rarely used specialist technique that further enhances the sumptuously soft handle.

 

THE DETAILS 
Genevieve creates the Leslie’s heavenly pearl hue through a carefully-balanced and truly unique colour melange of soft pink, blue, yellow and grey yarns. The result is a subtly striking and highly unusual iridescent effect that she fondly calls ‘faded rainbow’.

 

SUSTAINABILITY CREDENTIALS 
Completely natural and highly effective, the teasel thistle has for centuries been used to brush and soften yarn. By elongating the fibres, it not only creates a beautifully soft hand-feel, but lends the wool a relaxed and subtly felted quality that no man-made brush could match. In addition, the sweater’s fully-fashioned, seamless design not only ensures a perfect fit, but barely any yarn waste.

 

STYLE ADVISE 
With its boxy silhouette, the Leslie is perfect for teaming with high-waisted pieces but also lightweight enough to layer underneath dungarees. Let it elevate your everyday denim and sneakers, or opt for a stylish colour-clash by pairing with vibrant printed skirt

 

SIZING

Taylah is 181cm/5’11.5″ tall, chest 91cm/36″- wearing a size Large.
Tabatha is 178cm/5’10” tall, chest 86.5cm/34″- wearing a size Small.

Measurements taken laid flat.

Size Small – Chest 50cm/19.5 inches; Length 52cm/20.5 inches
Size Medium – Chest 53cm/21 inches; Length 52cm/20.5 inches
Size Large – Chest 57cm/22.5 inches; Length 54cm/21.5 inches

-100% super-soft wool
-Made in Scotland
-Hand wash or dry clean only
-7GG – for a lighter weight knit

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Louise Peacock
Louise Peacock

I have two pieces of beautiful knitwear from Genevieve Sweeney now and couldn’t be happier. The quality is excellent and such unusual and interesting yarns and colour ways. Love it!

Carolyn Blackburn
Carolyn Blackburn

I ordered the Alloa Cardigan Lambswool Magenta this time and it arrived just a few days after order. I already own two other items from Genevieve and feel really special every time I wear them. This cardigan is no different - the colour is so rich and the texture soft and velvety. Definitely worth treating yourself.

B Thomas Henry
B Thomas Henry

These socks are amazingly soft, warm, well designed, and beautiful colors… will definitely be ordering more! Plus super professional service. Thank you, Genevieve for creating a superior product that definitely stands out for quality.

Bianca Cox
Bianca Cox

I took out a sock subscription for my Dad as a Christmas gift - he has been thoroughly delighted with his new socks each month. Great quality, beautiful designs and they wash really well. Highly recommend.

Nick Boyce
Nick Boyce

The most ridiculously cosy jumper I've ever owned. I haven't taken it off since I bought it!

Lezley Newing
Lezley Newing

Bought several pairs of incredibly lovely socks from Genevieve, some for me and some for gifts, and have been more than happy with them. Great colours and fabulous quality. Would not hesitate to recommend them, all beautifully presented. Will definitely buy more products from her in the future.

Clare McCormack
Clare McCormack

The quality and style of Geneviene's knitwear is outstanding. Beautiful, timeless pieces made honouring traditional methods and materials. I've splurged on a few sweaters and socks and they are now staple items in my wardrobe. Treat yourself, Geneviene's stuff is so worth it!

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