Why boiled Merino wool?

Why boiled Merino wool?

November 18, 2017

If you are looking for a natural, breathable wool that is at the same time more windproof and more water-repellent, boiled wool is for you.

Boiled wool is really just knitted wool that has been shrunk by using hot water and soap suds to become felted. Remember that time when you shrunk your beautiful Merino sweater in the washing machine or tumble drier? Well, what you got was boiled wool - unfortunately, a size to fit your cat! But that beautiful thick woollen fabric is what we use for our boiled wool jackets, and there is nothing like having an outer layer of boiled wool garment for keeping you warm in winter!

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