Blarney Woollen Mills reaps whirlwind of the Evans effect

The Hollywood star’s Aran knit jumper in the new murder mystery Knives Out has created a big jump in sales for the Cork-based firm

22nd December, 2019
Blarney Woollen Mills reaps whirlwind of the Evans effect
Chris Evans aran knit in Knives out has boosted sales for Blarney Woollen Mills.

Blarney Woollen Mills has sold an extra 1,500 Aran jumpers in the lead-up to this Christmas, and it’s all thanks to actor Chris Evans.

The star of the new Hollywood blockbuster Knives Out wears an Aran knit jumper for a large part of Rian Johnson’s new murder mystery flick.

Since the movie was released on Black Friday weekend, Cork-based Blarney Woollen Mills has seen a large increase in sales.

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