How Would You Like To Own Illinois’ Most Famous Sweater?
The most famous sweater of all time in Illinois is going up for auction and it could be yours for the right price.
Some Of The Famous Sweaters In History
There have been many famous in pop culture. They are part of the personality of the celebrity that wore it. Here are some you probably remember.
Kurt Cobain from Nirvana
Fred Rogers from Mister Roger's Neighborhood
Freddy Krueger From Nightmare On Elm Street
Famous Clothes Worn By Celebrities In Illinois
There are also many famous articles of clothing from Illinois. You make recognize this collection.
Michael Jordan From Chicago Bulls - Nike Air Jordan Shoes
Abraham Lincoln Former President Of The United States - Top Hat
Walter Payton From Chicago Bears - KangaRoos Shoes
Most Famous Sweater From Illinois
Okay, so let's now combine those two categories. I'm looking for the most famous sweater in Illinois. That is so easy. I'm pretty sure most people in the state of Illinois know this one.
Mike Ditka Former Chicago Bears Head Coach - Super Bowl XX Sweater
Chance To Own A Piece Of Fashion History In Illinois
The iconic sweater that Mike Ditka wore during the Bear's Championship is up for auction. You could own a piece of fashion history in Illinois.
According to chicago.suntimes.com,
“The sweater vest is iconic and legendary, just like the man himself,” Ditka’s son and daughter-in-law Mark and Stacy Ditka said. “Polished, colorful and bold, it represents a moment in time that is so meaningful not only to our family and Bears fans, but to so many people who were caught up in the spirit of this team.
Details About The Mike Ditka Sweater Auction
The auction is going on now and runs through August 27th and 28th. It's hosted by Heritage Auctions. The sweater is still owned by Ditka. The current bid is $25,000. It has an estimated value of $100,000. To see the auction, HERE.