Know your fibres

M O H A I R

What is Mohair

Mohair is sometimes referred to as “the fleece of the angora goat” . It dates back thousands of years to the Tibetan Himalayas, from where the angora originated. Mohair is known worldwide as ” The noble fibre” or “The diamond fibre “. Its exclusive quality -lustre, resilience and color reflection have been its success, and the Lesotho mohair industry has grown into a global leader; producing the world’s best Mohair. Lesotho Mohair is globally acknowledged as one of the finest natural fibres available. Angora are shorn two times in a year without being harmed at all. Mohair is renewable, it provides a sustainable production chain between animal and human, while contributing to the long-term prosperity of the Lesotho highlands.

W O O L

What is wool

Wool: Especially merino wool, it is a 100% natural biodegradable fibre. It is known worldwide for its next-to-skin softness, strength, innate versatility and technical benefits. Merino wool’s versatility extends from luxury fashion to high-performance activewear, accessories, homewares and everything in between. It has vast properties that make it a world class fibre: 100% renewable, wrinkle resistant, stain resistant, odor resistant , UV resistant, naturally breathable, warm and cool, soft on skin and most importantly it is the most reused and most recycled fibre. Merino bears so many inherit properties due to its complex chemical structure.