Which is Softer? Lambswool or Merino Wool?

Lambswool - like Cashmere has a reputation for being vastly superior to other wools on the market. Lambswool is a quality fibre, there’s no doubt about it, but it is by no means in a class of its own. The differences between one quality woo

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Why we love the Swanndri bush shirt

Do you have that go-to shirt that you always choose? Is it durable, comfortable, warm and protective? No? You need to invest in a Swannie garment!What’s so great about swannie? Swanndri is iconic. You can wear Swanndri clothes absolutely any

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Why Is it Important to Wear Happy Socks?

"You are either in your bed or in your shoes, so it pays to invest in both." - John Wildsmith Do you have a few pairs of socks that you prefer? The ones you always reach for? Maybe they’re your lucky socks or maybe, just maybe, they are your

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Why do Woolen Clothes Shrink?

Why do Woolen Clothes Shrink?Wool is incredible stuff. Uniquely so. There is no other natural fibre that can accomplish the same set of benefits as wool - especially sheep’s wool .Of course cashmere and angora are great but sheep’s wool especially me

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What is a New Zealand Possum?

Possums were integrated into New Zealand’s ecosystem back in 1837 from Australia to hype up the fur trade. This first introduction failed initially and they tried again in 1857, which was super successful, so successful in fact that there’s a complet

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Is Wool Cruelty Free?

Is Wool Cruelty Free? There ain’t no shortage of bad press when it comes to wool and the ethical treatment of sheep. As with any product that involves animals, there are those who seek to maximise profits at the cost of the animal’s health and ha

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