Give the gift of Woolerina this Christmas! December 05, 2018 14:25
A few of our favourite Woolerina gift ideas to inspire you to give gifts which will bring much joy and happiness, long after the big day!
You'll find something in our collection for the whole family - a Woolerina gift is fashionably flexible and resilient, made with love, to be loved!
GIFTS FOR HER
1. Womens Happy Pant with pocket : $189
2. Womens Singlet : $75
3. Womens T.Shirt Dress with stepped hem : $169
1. Mens Short Sleeve Crew T.Shirt : $119
2. Men's 1/4 Zip Pullover : $141.75 (this one's on sale!! It was $189....!)
3. Mens Singlet : $75
1. Kids Hoodie : $51.75 (also on sale, was $69)
2. Kids Singlet : $39 - $45
1. Baby Singlet : $35
2. Baby Wrap : $119 - $129
3. Baby Bodysuit : $44.25 (on sale, was $59)
And as an added bonus, we love a good gift wrap - just tick the box at the checkout + we'll take care of it for you!! If time is tight, we can even ship directly to the lucky recipient.
Cool Wool - wearing Merino in warmer weather November 17, 2016 15:06
It's a very common myth that wool is only good to wear when it's cold - I'm just going to set that record straight because, lets face it, you don't see those woolly sheep sweating it out when it's 35 degrees C!!
There is so much to love about the Merino fibre and its many amazing, naturally occurring properties. You may have heard the term "cool wool"? This simply refers to a lightweight wool fabric that is great when worn in warmer weather - it's not magic or a new technology, it's simply the natural attributes of the Merino fibre doing its thing!
As the temperatures (finally!) start to rise in our parts, here are a few reasons for you to keep Woolerina in your Spring/Summer wardrobe:
It's breathable - due to wool's ability to absorb large amounts of water vapour and then move it into the atmosphere via evaporation, you'll feel cooler and drier for longer. Wool is able to absorb around 30% of it's own weight in moisture before you will feel wet - not only is this great in warmer temperatures when you tend to sweat, it's also great when it rains - you won't get that cold, wet feeling you get from so many other fibres!
It's odour resistant - need we say more? By helping you sweat less, you'll be less smelly! However this doesn't only apply to body odour, wool won't take on other odours either, think cooking smells, perfume, smoke. We love this property as it results in less washing too - a simple airing overnight & your Woolerina is good to go again tomorrow!
It's insulating - this is something we think about in winter, but really it's important all year round (ever been in an uninsulated shed in the middle of summer?!). The fibre structure of Merino wool includes a natural crimp which in turn creates small, insulating, air pockets, this then allows your body to easily regulate it's own temperature - you'll be warm in winter & cool in summer!
It's UV resistant - wool absorbs ultraviolet (UV) light, protecting you from the harsh rays of the sun.
When planning how best to incorporate Woolerina into your warm weather wardrobe, we suggest choosing lightweight pieces that aren't too firm fitting. We talked about insulation above - the closer you wear wool to your skin & the more fitted it is, the warmer it will be so, conversely the looser it is, the cooler it will be. Got it?!
Talking about the natural attributes of the beautiful Merino fibre makes me super excited and I especially love being able to tell you why it is so great coming into summer. I now own two pairs of Happy Pants (one Indigo, one Black) and they get far more wear in the warmer weather than they do the cool - their loose fit and lightweight fabric mean they just breathe so well!
I hope you'll give our "cool wool" a whirl!
Check out our fave Woolerina pieces from our current Spring|Summer collection below.
|womens t-shirt with capped sleeve (black)||mens short sleeve t-shirt with patch pocket (indigo)|