We enjoy caring for our sheep and encouraging them to grow quality wool. There are however many Australians doing outstanding work to make quality Merino wool products available.
In no particular order:
MERINEO Baby swaddling bags, childrens singlets and baby blankets. The founder, Claire, is from a passionate Australian wool-growing family and a mother. She knew babies sleep better swaddled in superfine Merino wool. So she designed the Merineo swaddling bag using the softest and most luxurious, superfine Merino wool fabric. Arms in or out with the one bag is a feature we love.
SILVER FLEECE An 100% Australian owned and operated company manufacturing in Adelaide, South Australia. Silver Fleece use quality Australian yarns and fabrics, including Merino wool, to produce a range of knitwear that is unique, safe and sustainable. They make to measure, have children’s and adult ranges and make a lot of school uniform outer wear. Our tall family members love the extra body length available.
SNOW DROP MERINO A west Victorian producer of practical, stylish and easy-care fine Merino children’s jumpers, beanies and scarves. They are designed and made in Australia for adventurous children. Our children love the comfortable style.
HENRY & GRACE A great brand for pregnant mothers and baby. They use 15-micron wool, so it is unbelievably soft and the knit allows for stretch and comfort. It is great for next to skin being non-allergenic, helping regulate body temperature and manage moisture to reduce discomfort. The baby wrap is so soft and luxurious. Its our favourite baby shower gift.
WOLFGANG SCOUT Adult knitwear and other ethically sourced clothing, knitting products and clothing care items. The Wolfgang Scout philosophy is to tread lightly on the earth, create long lasting products that are passed on to future generations and ensure what they do is earth, animal and people friendly. We know the knit wear wool and yarn is fantastic – it’s from Kia Ora!
HELLO EWE jumpers are made from a soft, yet durable weave which makes them tough enough to handle the washing machine and still be passed down to siblings and friends. Made in regional Victoria it has grown from the grass roots family farm to a niche market promoting quality Merino wool knitwear.
INTERKNIT has a long local history of providing high quality Australian Merino Wool Jumpers to Australians. Using only certified Australian Merino Wool, particularly superwash wool for easy uniform care. Interknit makes jumpers for everyone from infant fashion under their Branberry brand to school jumpers and farmers jumpers under their Outdoor brand.
MCINTYRE is an Australian lifestyle brand, designing timeless, sustainable, and quality Australian made Merino knitwear and basics.
UNITED BY WOOL This website has lots of brands with beautiful merino clothing. Ranging from newborn to childrens size 14 and then adults. Brands include: Acorn Kids, Ali for Alessandra, Babu, Bow and Arrow, Branberry Baby Blankets, Hello Night Kids, Lamington Socks, Le Edit , Maple Tree, Roots and Wings, Smitten, Toorallie, Wheat. People who are passionate about wool have made shopping easy.
WAVERLEY MILLS. Australia’s oldest working textile mill (established in 1874), produce designer wool products that are guaranteed to last, beautifully and carefully crafted, and ethically produced. They weave luxury natural fibres into quality scarves, rugs and blankets. The range of recycled wool products is huge. The mill is on the Distillery Creek in Launceston, Tasmania and booked tours are available.
FLAGSTAFF HILL GIFT SHOP We supply raw wool samples and wool themed merchandise to Flagstaff Hill Museum and Village Gift Shop, Warrnambool. These are great gifts to take overseas – giving everyone the opportunity to touch, see and learn about Australian Merino Wool.