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Gyles Brandreth’s jumper collection

Duration: 02:47

Famous for wearing loud colourful knits on 80s daytime telly, Gyles Brandreth delves into his wardrobe to pick out some old favourites, including a much loved Christmas jumper.

Available since: Tue 17 Sep 2013

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Fabric of Britain Knitting's Golden Age

1/3 How knitting rose from basic craft to the height of popular fashion in the 20th century.

First broadcast: 18 Sep 2013

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