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EVEN IF YOU'RE NOT ANJELICA HUSTON,

WOOL CARE IS EASY

Wool: it’s easy to wash, easy to dry and easy to care for. Learn to wash wool the easy way as Anjelica Huston dishes the dirt on laundry and offers some pertinent life advice along the way.

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Research

The Wardrobe Study

New research reveals that wool clothes are the longest-lasting items in our wardrobes. An extensive dive into wardrobes across the world uncovers how we wear, care and dispose of clothes.

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Shaun the Sheep

Super natural wool

The world's most-loved Sheep, Shaun, is sending his love of wool to outer space with his new friend LU-LA. Back on earth, Shaun and the flock are spreading the word about the super-natural benefits of wool.

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Fibre

Benefits of wool

No other fibre - natural or man-made - can match all of wool's inherent benefits. From luxury fashion to technical performance, Australian Merino wool has it all.

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Latest News
14 Nov 2019
Activewear

Wool for winter sports

14 Nov 2019
Looking for the best clothes to hit the slopes this winter? Look no further than this Merino wool edit of base-layers from Woolmark for the ski season.
03 Nov 2019
Textile Innovation

The latest Merino yoga collection goes seam free

03 Nov 2019
Lightweight, breathable and comfortable yoga gear made from Merino wool and seamless knitting technology, created in partnership by Woolmark, Santoni and Südwolle.
21 Oct 2019
Activewear

The athlete wear-test with wool

21 Oct 2019
Three elite athletes put Merino wool to the ultimate test, wearing this season’s latest pieces for all the challenges that their daily lives throw at them.
17 Oct 2019
Fashion

The Winter Wool Edit

17 Oct 2019
With Merino wool at its heart, function meets fashion this Winter. Shop winter’s standout womenswear looks today.
CARE FOR YOUR WOOL
Wool care

What is pilling?

What is pilling? These fuzzy balls on the surface of clothing often result in an unsightly or worn out appearance. Learn more about where they come from.
Wool care

How to wash wool

Can you wash wool in the washing machine? Yes, it is possible, but how do you do it? Learn more about washing wool on woolmark.com
Wool care

Caring for wool

Washing wool is easy, but there are few other steps to help your wool clothing keep its ‘as new’ look and feel for longer.
Wool care

How to wash and dry wool blankets

To make sure your wool blankets last a lifetime, follow these steps when airing, washing, drying and storing your wool blankets.
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The best way to remove stains from wool clothes

Do you have stained clothes? Never fear, this easy guide by Woolmark will let you remove stains with ease to have clean, stain-free clothes in no time.
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Professional wet cleaning

A proven and progressive textile cleaning method, wet cleaning removes the risk of human contact with harmful chemicals whilst reducing environmental pollution.
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How to repair wool clothing

Easy step-by-step guides to repair holes in socks, patch holes and rips, repair seams, fix pulled hems and sew buttons back on.
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Washing Merino wool socks

Unlike other fibres, wool resists odour, meaning you don't need to wash wool socks as often as other socks. But in case you do, be sure to follow these helpful tips.
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Washing wool pants

Your go-to guide for washing wool pants and prolonging their lifespan.
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Tumble drying wool

Can wool clothes go in the tumble dryer? Always check your wool garment’s care claim before putting in the dryer. If in doubt, flat-dry your woollens.
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How do I dry wool?

After washing your wool clothes, it is recommended the garments are carefully dried flat, unless your garment’s care claim states it can be tumble dried.
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How to wash wool

Can you wash wool in the washing machine? Yes, it is possible, but how do you do it? Learn more about washing wool on woolmark.com
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How to iron wool

Can you iron wool? Yes, but you want to make sure you are following Woolmark's recommended steps so you don't ruin your beautiful wool clothes.
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How to wash a wool sweater

Washing & drying wool sweaters and jumpers has never been easier. Use our simple guide to take the stress out of washing your wool.
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How to dry a wool sweater

Your go-to guide to drying your Merino wool sweater, ensuring it retains its look and feel. Follow these tips on how to dry a wool sweater correctly.
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Best detergent to use when washing wool

What is the best detergent to use when washing your wool clothes? Woolmark explores how you can prolong the life span and integrity of your wool clothes.
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Can you dry clean Merino wool?

If the care claims on your Merino wool garment states the item can be dry cleaned, it is safe to take it to a professional dry cleaner.
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How to store wool clothes

Dividing and storing your clothes into seasonal wardrobes & following these tips will not only save space, but also help preserve the lifespan of your garments.
Wool care

Washing instruction symbols explained

Ever wonder what those washing tag symbols and instructions actually mean? Woolmark.com has created a video and guide so you can wash and dry your clothes safely.
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How to clean a wool suit

Need to clean your wool suit? Is it stained? Cleaning a suit isn't as simple as dropping it at the dry cleaners after every wear. Here's what you should do.

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