Sheep's wool has been used for over centuries and is well-known for its excellent insulating qualities. Sheep's wool is comfortably warm, fire resistant, water and dirt repellent, crease resistant and durable. Because sheep's wool breathes and absorbs moisture it feels pleasant on our skin. Merino wool is the best known and softest among sheep's wool.
Care instructions for sheep's wool
Sheep's wool, like other wool, is a delicate fibre that should not be washed too often. To leave your scarf hanging in fresh air can be a good alternative. In case you want to wash your scarf, consider the following:
- Hand wash separately in cool water;
- Use only a drop of very mild soap;
- Remove any excess water carefully, do not wring out or twist the scarf;
- Leave the scarf to dry in a flat position;
- Avoid direct sunlight when drying the wool;
- Do not use a tumble dryer;
- When ironing use wool programme.
Or you can take your scarf to the dry cleaner.
This information does not offer any guarantees. However we know from experience that if you handle your sheep woollen scarf or shawl with care you will be able to enjoy it for years to come.
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