Merino wool is considered to be one of the finest and softest types of wool available. On top of its unique qualities merino is great for all seasons and is even considered as one of the best bedding materials. Today we are presenting you some additional info about the unique type of wool – merino.
Merino is a breed of sheep originated in Iberia (Spain). Merinos are well known for having one of the softest and finest types of wool available. Nowadays merino have been domesticated making them unable to live without their owners. Their wool does not stop growing so it needs to be shorn at least once a year.
Being one of the most resilient and versatile types of wool merino is categorized into strong, medium, fine, superfine and ultra fine wool which can be blended with other materials. Merino is widely used for clothing and home decòr items because of the unique quality of warming you up whem it is cold and cooling you when it is warm.