Pepper Vally creates expertly crafted knitwear with 100% extra fine merino wool and merino blends, find out why.
Merino wool have all the amazing properties of knitting wool, but softer! Merino sheep have been bred for centuries to produce finer, softer wool that is very durable, moisture-absorbent, and very warm.
The Merino sheep carcass size is generally smaller than that of sheep bred for meat. Merino wool is finely crimped and soft. Ultra fine wool is suitable for blending with other fibers such as silk and cashmere.
Three of the several features are that distinguish the quality of Merino wool. The staple length (the length of the wool from the skin to the tip), crimp definition (the ridges in the wool along the length of the staple), and the brightness of the fleece.
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