uimi Jumper by Rachael

Australian made knitwear from uimi has been on my wish list and radar for a while. They’re based in Melbourne (like me!) and have just released their new Essentials collection, Merino wool 2020 – with pre-order open now, be sure to check it out. There’s something special about coming across a beautifully crafted woolly piece. […]

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3 Must-Visit Online Stores To Buy Wool Sleepwear

I got this question on email: Where can I buy wool sleepwear or dressing gowns? Pajamas. Pyjamas. Jammies. PJs. Jimjams. Sleepwear. Wearing wool for (the best night) sleep! Wool’s natural benefits come to the forefront when it comes to sleep, naturally regulating body temperature and ensuring your body is supported to a level of optimum […]

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Merino 3-Layer Sleep Mask from YOU ARE WHAT YOU SLEEP

How a sleep mask is helping me quiet the noise of the day COVID-19 mucking with your sleep cycles? Glad to hear if it isn’t.. BUT if you’re like me, life has been a little unstable and sleep has been interrupted more than usual. I was at a point where I was feeling more than […]

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Sheep Scale 1-9 Meme | Wool For Every Day

I made the sheep-scale as a way to check in on my sheep and wool mates in a fun way. We’re all currently facing unprecedented challenges due to COVID-19, and one of the most important things we can all do is check in with each other.

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#35 in Top 75 Sustainable Fashion 2020 blog list by Feedspot.com

18 months ago, I started a passion project: a blog promoting wool as the natural fibre for today – every day – by sharing online reviews on wool items I have and use. Today, it’s #35 on Feedspot.com Top 75 Sustainable Fashion 2020 blog list! As a millennial working in early stages of the wool […]

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Merino Face Mask by Merino Country

Back in April a fellow wool colleague raised his purchase of the Merino Country Face Mask — at the time I wasn’t convinced I needed one. Mixed research, mixed opinions. A week ago, it was only recommended but given the recent spate of panic buying taking place in the western suburbs again it would be good to be on the front foot. Fast forward to lockdown 2.0 and as of last week with the numbers increasing in my local area, I had ordered four. I first searched for Face Masks closer to home only to be disappointed to find nearly most Victorian based companies were out of stock – or waiting on stock to arrive (from where?) and in line with wool as a slow-fashion frame, single use was to be the last option.

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Lindner Socks Review by Adele

Wool socks are a top rated and easily accessible way to utilise the natural capabilities of wool. Take a big step towards slow-fashion by investing in the health of your feet by choosing a natural fibre. Now while I’m partial to the Icebreaker wool socks, I’m opening my eyes to the huge range of Australian made alternatives to invest in.
And to help me with this is fellow Aussie – Adele from Young, New South Wales (which is 372km from Sydney, Australia). Adele grew up on the family farm on the outskirts of Laggan – which is near Crookwell in the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales. She now lives in Young NSW, works as a Wool Technical Officer and you can find on Instagram as Adele’s Country Snaps

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Emu Australia Stinger Lo

STINGER LO EMU AUSTRALIA

The STINGER LO is from the EMU Australia’s Platinium Collection, a special collection of genuine sheepskin boots, Made in Australia with Australian wool. In fact, handcrafted in Geelong – Victoria, not very far from where I am – and they’ve been there for 25 years! I look forward to expanding my wool knowledge when I get to see the production of their sheepskin boots and slippers.

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Merino Wool Felt Mousepad (by HEY-SIGN)

A wool mousepad is by far THE easiest way to add natural wool fibre into your home or work office (or go both, like I did). And not just any wool, these products designed and manufactured by HEY-SIGN in Germany and finished by hand use pure new Merino wool, is sourced from Australia and New Zealand and carry the WOOLMARK label.

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