Wool’s many lives

“Research by Textile Materials and Technology at Leeds University hasshown that wool products have the potential for two or more uses or ‘lives’ and a total ‘active life’ of 20-30 years.” Read more IWTO Factsheet: Recycling and Wool Click here to check out the rest of the Wool Industry Pipeline. I don’t know how many…

Bow & Arrow Swing Jumper

From the Bow&Arrow Winter 2018 collection, I fell in love with the Navy with Tan Patches a while back, at one of a number of field days or sheep shows……. A friend of mine has it in the equally lovely soft blue. The jumper is a round neck in a superbly delicious blend of Australian…

Wool& Rowena Swing Dress [pockets!] (in progress)

“rowena swing dress: the pocketed, long-sleeve, merino dress in a flattering fit that wants to be worn every day of the week, dressed up or dressed down.” Wool& Calm yourself, this dress has pockets! The Rowena is buttery soft. Made from 78% merino wool (for the wool-nerds like me, they use 17.5 micron) with 22%…

FLATOUT bears

My absolute GO TO for new baby gifts! I’ve sent them as gifts and recommended these to many, one buying multiple for the one child… Made of 100% Australian sheepskin, these are just too much cute. And incredibly soft. It’s cuddly, doubles as a pillow. They come in fantastic natural colours. I’m a ‘honey’ fan!…

Tom’s Studio, Solidwool Pen

*UNICORN* [If I won lotto in a big way, this is on my list….] You’re reading right.. a WOOL pen! “Solidwool is a new way of working with wool. It is a beautiful and unique composite material repurposing the stunning black wool from native Herdwick sheep. Think fibreglass, but with wool.” Absolute B E A…

Merino Tights

75% Merino Wool TOORALLIE Opaque Tights. Down to $24.95 Click here to go to Birdsnest I bought these in charcoal, good thickness. Great for cooler nights! Got a pair? Comment below!

Baabuks Joggers

My boss bought his wife a pair, she loves them! At the time they were $95 and delivered in 2 days. I haven’t got a pair but I know a wool manager who swears by them! ON SALE: $90 down from $195! Free shipping Australia wide for orders over $100. Orders under $100 will incur a $10 postage fee. Most orders will take between 2-5 days to arrive with you. Swiss company. New Zealand wool. Click here to go to Baabuks Disclaimer: The link above is an affiliate link, meaning at…

Allbirds Runners

I’ve had my eye on these when they were startup Three Over Seven.  By far the most popular brand among my wool colleagues.I have these in Natural White (Cream Sole)! $140 and free shipping. 17.5 micron superfine New Zealand Merino wool. Click here to go to Allbirds Allbirds Women’s Wool Runners Allbirds Disclaimer: The link above is an affiliate link, meaning at no cost to you, I will earn a commission to pass…

Giesswein Joggers

Chances are you’ve seen me with these or tried to swipe them off me if your foot was small enough! I bought these in teal from Australia stockist, Merino Country with free shipping for Mother’s Day before I left for Wool Congress in Hong Kong. Excellent customer service. I wear them for bike rides, walking the dog, my go to casual shoe.  $185 + Standard Post 3-10 days…

Wool for Every Day

Thanks for joining me! This initiative is a response to continued feedback from wool growers and wool colleagues that they want to know about available wool items on the market and where to find them.