What is Merino Wool?
Merino wool is a natural fiber grown by Merino sheep and it's thinner and softer than standard wool. This makes the merino wool naturally softer and thinner than regular wool, providing greater warmth, and cooling capacity, at lighter weight than standard wool. The ultra fine consistency of merino makes it softer and easier to wear next to your skin and wearing wool next to your skin allows the wool to provide all it's natural benefits.
Why Choose Merino Wool?
Merino wool is an amazing material. It's pretty much perfect for every adventure regardless of the season.
Each fiber naturally hepls regulate body temparature, transports sweat away as vapor, and resists odors (less laundry makes us all happy)
The benefits of natural merino wool fibers enable athletes from all sport disciplines go further and experience more of the sports/persuits they love, making it the ideal performance material
Plus, it's crazy comfortable to just lounge around it too
Smartwool Merino FAQ's
What is the Smartwool Guarantee?
Every item Smartwool makes, from lifestyle socks to their most technical base layers, comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee...The Smartwool Promise
What is The Smartwool Promise?
Smartwool stands behind everything they make. The Smartwool Promise means that ifm for any reason, you aren't completely happy with your Smartwool gear within two years of purchasin, we'll get you into some new gear.
Where is Smartwool Merino wool sourced from?
Smartwool has partnered with The New Zealand Merino Company, which developed ZQ-Certified wool, to ensure environmental, social, and economic sustanability while safeguarding animal welfare.
How do I care for my Merino wool products?
Unlike other synthetic fibers Merino wool is naturally odor resistant. That means it can often be used several times before needing to be laundered.