White Woollen Accessories

White Woollen Accessories

As we slip into what is rumoured to be the coldest Winter on record in Ballarat, we see two main fashion types emerging – the darks, and the vibrant brights. I’d like to introduce a third type, the whites. It’s refreshingly different to see both men and women wearing...

Love your Winter Layers

Winter has begun and now is the time to get your Winter layers in order. To help you achieve the best seasonal wardrobe, we’re offering our lightweight, jersey knit, Willow jumper at 25% off for the entire month of June (2018)! The base layer Willow is the perfect...

Aran Knit Jumpers

Occasionally we include a jumper in our Ballarat Gold range that has a wonderfully rich heritage and history. This year it’s our Aran style jumper, 1950|Aaron. The jumper in our range features five textured pattern cables extending vertically down the jumper on both...

Recycled Yarn Outdoor Jumpers

There’s not much more innovative in manufacturing than finding a commercial purpose for unwanted materials. There’s a growing market for people searching out exciting new and useful pieces fashioned from recycled materials and Interknit is proud to be servicing this...

Slow Fashion

A new generation of buyers is emerging and scaring the retail world. Fast fashion is on its way out and ethical spending (aka ‘slow fashion’) is well on its way in. Buzzwords like sustainability; minimalism; carbon footprint and fair trade have all made their way into...

Keep Local Manufacturing Viable

I write this article in the week the very last Holden factory shut down in Australia, another blow to local manufacturing. As a local clothing manufacturer we feel like an endangered species, facing an inevitable extinction. Full disclosure motivates me to let our...

Allergies and Wool

Can you be allergic to wool? A question we are asked a lot is if our woollen products are less likely to produce an allergic reaction than the last woollen product the customer got an itch from. Wool is made from keratin, the same fibre that makes up the hair on your...

Wool and Wine, a love story

Welcome back! Thank you for taking an interest in our company, we appreciate your patronage more than you expect. You see, in a world where almost everything seems to be out-sourced overseas, Interknit has chosen to remain local. We are only able to do this with your...

Interknit meets Internet – by blog

Welcome to the first ever blog post for Interknit Pty Ltd. When the company was founded in 1939 by Peter Keller, we are sure he couldn’t imagine this time in 2017 where we would have online shopping and a live blog, however, here we are in the present day. In our blog...