Hot Fashion: Sweater Couture from the Cosby Show



This morning Pandora tweeted gleefully about a new Tumblr site launched by someone with unbounded creativity — and too much time on his or her hands. Called "The Cosby Sweater Project" it spotlights all the fine fabrics sported by characters on The Cosby Show, from a diamond-shaped sweater vest pattern that Dr. Huxtable wore in Episode 1, to Rudy's stripey, blue and purple getup in Episode 5 of Season 2. The creator offers small mock-ups of each pattern, alongside a screen shot that shows the sweater in action. As one commenter averred, he or she is doing god's work.

Some nice sweater vest action, as Mr. Huxtable gives Theo a dressing-down: