One of the most acclaimed and interesting output of Margiela practice was his long-lasting collaboration (until 2003 A/W) with Deanna Ferretti Veroni, who founded the esteemed Italian knitwear company Miss Deanna. The close collaboration between the designer and the producer allowed to create very limited collection of pieces, in highest fabrication, with special treatment and experimental cuts.
Presented here check wool sweater from winter collection of 2002, in our opinion is one of the key knitwear pieces from the early Margiela menswear years, featured multiple times in the look-book as well as in many publications and editorials. Simple as it looks, after closer look into construction, item shows many interesting details in the way of knitting - surface is slightly textured with the different tone and weight yarn, which is visible when you look from the side, while the grid lines are precisely knitted into the surface so the sleeves and torso are matched. This version comes in a bright beige with dark brown stripes and is indeed an extremely rare and sought after.
Size M/L - no size tag. Fits best as size IT48/M, or size IT50/L.
(arm pit to arm pit: 55cm, shoulder to shoulder: 44cm, sleeves: 67cm, back length: 65cm).
Made in Italy by Miss Deanna. Excellent, like new condition condition.