Wool outperforms any other fabrics when it comes to moisture wicking, warmth and odor fighting capabilities. Merino wool is known for its quality, softness and ability to regulate body temperature even during high-intensity activity. Wool fibers have scales that are removed to make the fiber soft and comfortable using a unique process that is chlorine-free. We offer only 100 % mulesing-free merino wool products. Read more why it's important to choose mulesing-free merino wool.
Merino wool wicks moisture effectively and it keeps you warm even when wet. In warm weather, merino wool breathes and stabilizes temperature changes so you stay comfortable. Merino is naturally anti-bacterial and it doesn’t stink like synthetic fibers, so you don’t have to wash the shirt so often – drying and airing it out is usually enough.
Mulesing has been a routine surgical procedure for the majority of sheep especially in Australia where most of the commercial wool comes from. It is a method used by some sheep farmers preventing their sheep from being killed by infections caused by insects. Mulesing procedure means cutting skin from around a lamb’s breech to create an area of bare, stretched skin. Research shows the pain of mulesing is similar to that of castration, but it lasts up to 48 hours. No animal should have to go through the pain and stress that this kind of procedure causes.Read more about why to choose mulesing-free merino wool