SF TEC 2 Sweater in Navy

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This sweater is made in Tuscany using GRP's own 'Spot Knit' technique since 2004.  Incredibly soft to the touch, made with the finest merino wool and to a level of quality we know the GRP brand for.

- Shawl Collar
- 100% virgin merino extra fine combed wool  origin Australia
- Spun in Italy
- Made in Tuscany, Italy
- Buttons in real horn


For most of us the term 'knitting' evokes images of our mother or grandmother sitting at home in the winter months with a ball of wool and two ancient needles making a clickety-clack sound as they hit against each other as each stitch is produced.  Making fine knitwear on a non-industrial, artisan level involves more processes, however the art of stitch-counting, stitch styles through looping and invisible sewing at the joins is no different.

When you then move this up to the levels achieved at the GRP workshops in the Tuscany countryside, the complexities and hand-crafting skills needed are amplified many fold.  With decades of experience the artisans and designers at Maglificio GRP appear to work magic with wool as it is ribbed, curved and folded in one piece, creating seamless elements to their garments that ensure maximum comfort for the wearer.

The GRP Knitwear uses a different sizing scale that approximately corresponds to S,M,L,XL.  We say 'approximately' because they all fit slightly small.  If you are in between sizes, we recommend always choosing the larger size.  Jonathan the store owner who is 182cm (6'), chest 102cm (40") and about 75kg - takes a size IV in this brand.  The size III is not tiny on him - but the IV gives a more comfortable fit.  Usually Jonathan would take a size Medium for most garments including Taylor Stitch.

Hopefully the information below should help you understand which size to choose - if you're unsure, just jump on the chat with us at the button below.  Thanks!

GRP SizeEquivalent Size
IISmall65,5 cm81,5 cm49,5 cm
IIIMedium66 cm83 cm51 cm
IVLarge67,5 cm83,5 cm51,5 cm
IVX Large69,5 cm86 cm55 cm

Unless otherwise specified we always use DHL Express within Europe.  This usually takes between 1-2 working days to be delivered.  If your order comes in before 11am, it will ship the same day- otherwise it will be shipped out the following working day.


FREE SHIPPING for all orders!  DHL Express (1-2 Working Days)
FREE RETURNS on all Italy orders (except sale items)

European Union

Flat rate of €15 - DHL Express (1-2 Working Days)
FREE RETURNS on all European Orders (except Sale & Revived items)

United Kingdom

We have resumed shipments to the UK!

Shipping Cost with DHL is €18 flat rate.

Orders up to the value of £135 include VAT which is paid at checkout (this is because we collect the VAT for HMRC up to this threshold).

Orders over £135 will have VAT DEDUCTED at the Checkout stage, as you will be required to pay it to DHL prior to your shipment being delivered.  This is to ensure you do not pay VAT twice.

Import Duties may also be charged.

Rest of World

Zones 5 & 6 * - Flat rate of €38 - DHL 

Rest of World - Flat rate of €40 - DHL 

(* Zones 5 & 6 are: Albania, Andorra, Belarus, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Canada, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Iceland, Isle Of Man, Jersey, Kosovo, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Republic Of Moldova, Republic of Montenegro, Norway, Serbia, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United States)


We prepare and ship orders as soon as the order arrives as all our stock sits at our location.  All orders made before 11am will ship out the same day.


For orders within the European Union we use DHL Express which usually takes between 1-2 working days.  

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