Tag: wool in the summer

Why You Should NOT Wear Summer-weight Merino Wool

Sheep

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 »

The Ibex Spring Collections Have Arrived

“It’s spring fever. That is what the name of it is. And when you’ve got it, you want – oh, you don’t quite know what it is you do want, but it just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so!” ― Mark Twain It would take a heavy dose of cynicism to be… Read more »

Top Five Reasons to Wear Wool in Summer

UPDATE: VISIT http://shop.ibex.com/Why-Merino-Wool-In-The-Summer First of all, one billion sheep (worldwide census, circa 2011) can’t be wrong. Come summer, sheep around the world shed their heavy wool for a lighter-weight variety. The average sheep only lives about 10 years – they’re not going to spend five of those uncomfortable. But we’re not resting on our laurels for… Read more »