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merino

1. a breed of sheep, originating in Spain, bred for their fleece
2. the long fine wool of this sheep
3. the yarn made from this wool, often mixed with cotton

merino

[mə′rē·nō]
(textiles)
A fine, soft fabric made of wool from the Merino sheep. Also known as botany.
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The collaboration with Johnstons of Elgin was an ideal combination of the finest ingredients and heritage, using the highest quality Extra Fine Merino Wool from Australia with a woolgrowing heritage of over 200 years and a company established in 1797 who were granted The Royal Warrant of Appointment to The Prince of Wales in January this year.
Merino Wool Topcoats Single-breasted front Side-entry pockets and center vent Full or three-quarter length 7 Colors
BEIJING, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Labi, a leading Chinese babywear brand with over 800 retail stores across China has decided to introduce a premium range of Australian Merino wool babywear to the China market.
Merino wool is a natural renewable resource, re-growing on the merino sheep after shearing.
Other items include a leather wash bag at PS40, leather travel bag for PS120 and a merino wool scarf for PS40.
Merino wool cardigan from PS17, Oxford shirt from PS12, flat front skinny trousers from PS11, smart leather trainers PS26
Shortlisted designers were required to present six sketches and one sample dress made out of merino wool.
76 Mm/5 Mm Thick X 1000 Mmwidth X R Length Is-1719/1979,Extra Hard To Be Made From Merino Wool
Motouji - who teaches watercolor, drawing and design at Lane Community College - often uses tactile materials such as ink, handmade paper and merino wool, which means that if there's a mistake, she either has to accept it or start over.
The duo's collection in Merino wool included boxy pieces in black and gray.
He went into the ski sock business nearly a decade ago, and now has a nice side business making Merino wool ski socks.
When it comes to choosing a base layer for a cold weather whitetail hunt, is hard to beat garments made from merino wool, a natural fabric that offers an excellent combination of comfort, warmth and breath ability, along with built-in antimicrobial properties that combat odor causing bacteria.