Seen in many recreations today, German designer Otl Aicher was the man who started the minimal, bold-colored styles we see in retro designs of today. This style is especially apperent in his 1972 posters for the infamous Munich Olympics. Here is a sampling:
Featuring leather pants, a banjo and a picnic, this vintage sampling of swinging sweaters couldn’t be better. Originally from the 1972 book Sweaters for Men To Crochet and Knit, each design is named after an iconic car of the day. We’ve included a picture of each pullover, cardigan or vest with its namesake vehicle… that should get your stylish wheels spinning!