Easy Care Treated Wool

In its natural knitted state, wool will shrink when washed in a machine and/or is tumble dried. As it needed to be carefully hand-washed, woollen garments fell out of fashion and were replaced with polyesters and other synthetic fibres. Now we’re moving into a new era...

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...