Tag: merino

Why You Should NOT Wear Summer-weight Merino Wool

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Summer-weight wool is not for the uninformed. ********** ORIGINALLY POSTED JUNE 26, 2013 ********** It’s been said that wool is a gateway to the heavier stuff. Start out wearing wool in the summer and before you know it, you’ll be sporting balaclavas at afternoon barbeques and parkas long before Labor Day. Yeah, it’s true. Wool… Read more »

Anatomy of a Break Up: The Aftermath

Three years ago, Ibex followed the sad end of a relationship. This is the aftermath. Hey Polypro, So…it was…umm…weird to bump into you today. Great to see you, of course! I guess I just wasn’t prepared, you know? I was just running into Whole Foods to pick up injera ingredients for my Ethiopian-themed Valentine’s party,… Read more »

Merino Wool Blends are the Beatles of 2015

Photo by United Press International, photographer unknown [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons The best collaborations in history are never carried entirely by one partner. They come about when the two parts together are stronger the sum of their whole. Try not to get bogged down by actual math. You know it when you see it… Read more »