Tough construction of 85 percent virgin wool
, 15 percent nylon blend, with adjustable shoulder straps help it to wear like sheet-iron.
It requires pure virgin wool
that has been dyed and spun in the Outer Hebrides.
But look for materials such as organic cotton, silk, virgin wool
and latex foam to become even more important in the bedding marketing scene.
The Fenwick fashion floor alone has five styles worth checking out this spring ( a satin square neck, cap sleeve with a deep back vent from Coast for pounds 110; a silk georgette number with silk satin trim, a cross over bodice and full skirt by Phase Eight for pounds 150; a sleeveless shift in virgin wool
by LK Bennett for pounds 119; a polyester, sleeveless panel detail by Sticky Fingers for pounds 79 and a silk georgette spaghetti strap with cream silk lining by Warehouse for pounds 85.
Filson has produced some of the best wool clothing, and now Filson has introduced a line of camo virgin wool
clothes for bowhunters.
The Uplander is non-insulated while the Highlander uses 24-ounce Mackinaw 100percent virgin wool
Each rug is hand made in India of 100 percent virgin wool
com; (715) 623-5399) uses wool's natural water-resistant and heat-retaining properties to the max in their Wool Lined pullover and Bibs both made of 27-ounce pure virgin wool
. A Comformax lining provides a wind barrier in the pullover.
The family-owned, Canadian-based Natura World Inc., known for its natural materials, such as virgin wool
and unbleached cotton, has been a fixture in the specialty bedding category.
He chose the three button ("only ever fasten the top two buttons," says Austin Reed deputy manager Shaun Armstrong) single-breasted pinstripe suit in virgin wool
. "It feels really good," says Peter.
The material is 24 to 26-ounce virgin wool
with an open weave, which contributes to something KOM calls the "flywheel effect," meaning it keeps the wearer comfortable in a wide range of temperatures.