snap cardigan / origin
snap cardigan / it in their own way
“What I love about a piece of clothing is that everyone can use it in their own way.”
The press loves it and it still appears in magazines. Shown here in the 4 May 1987 edition of Elle in black flannel, worn with the stud fasteners in the back, the cardigan has been spanning the generations for almost 40 years.
snap cardigan / seen by
snap cardigan / photographers
snap cardigan / emblematic
These photographs were put on display again ten years later, in 1996, at the Pompidou Centre.
“Recognition” according to Elle magazine, for the garment which became a museum piece. Paris Match waxed lyrical and spoke of a “cult object”, “an emblems of Parisian chic” which “is brilliant in its simplicity”.
snap cardigan / evolutions
snap cardigan / for men
snap cardigan / I love
snap cardigan / child
swap cardigan / in praise of simplicity
“in praise of SIMPLICITY”
“This garment, which is constantly metamorphosing, has become an emblem of the firm.”
For the winter 2015 woman collection, agnès b. proposes a “new, tailored snap cardigan, laced in the back, the 2015”.