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Possum Merino Ski Zip Sweater

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Product Description

Stay ultra warm in this stylish Ski Zip sweater,  a masculine design with a 1/4 zip neckline with smart Nordic pattern.  Not just for the Ski slopes, but for everyday casual wear in cooler weather.  Made from luxuriously soft and cosy possum merino wool.

Features:

  •  Sizes:  Small – 2XLge
  • Warmth with light weight feel
  • Natural odour resistant, non pill fibres
  • Durable and long wearing
  • Model wears :  Large
  • 40% Possum, 53% Merino Wool, 7% Silk
  • Made in New Zealand

Note:  If not in stock delivery may take an extra 5 working days to standard shipping times. Please email us for stock update if your order is urgent.

About Possum Merino

Possum Merino is a unique New Zealand yarn made from blending natures finest, Possum fur and Merino lamb’s wool.

Possum fibre has a hollow core that traps air and thus gives excellent insulation with an extremely high warmth to weight ratio. When blended with fine Merino, it creates a luxuriously soft, lightweight garment with low pilling properties and superior fibre strength. Research has shown it to be 55% warmer than Merino alone and 35% warmer than cashmere.

Ecowool Care about the Environment

The use of Possum fibre in New Zealand benefits our environment by contributing to the effort to protect our native forest and birds.

The brushtail Possum was introduced to New Zealand in 1837, it is a natural predator and an ecological threat. Each night possums eat over 21,000 tons of native vegetation. In addition to this they compete for food with native birds, also eating the birds eggs, chicks and insects. The commercial use of possum fur fibre is encouraged by conservation groups and plays an important role in the protection of New Zealand’s native fuana, flora and wildlife.

Your purchase not only means that you have acquired a unique garment that will give you years of pleasure, but also that you have contributed to the preservation of New Zealand’s natural habitats, an environmentally sound choice.

Caring for your Knitwear

Possum Merino knitwear is very easy care. It is naturally odour resistant, so requires less washing ,which is kinder on you and the environment.

When washing is required, please refer to your garment care label for specific washing instructions

Gentle hand wash in cool water using a small amount of mild wool detergent

  • Do Not use bleach or spot cleaning products
  • Rinse well in cool water – Hot water will cause shrinkage
  • Recommendation – Use the same temperature of water for both washing and rinsing your garment
  • Gently squeeze and/ or roll garment in a towel to absorb excess water
  • Dry flat in shade
  • Do not tumble dry
  • Iron on wool setting
  • Drycleanable

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  1. Teresa brooks

    Beautiful sweater

    Teresa brooks

    Bought as a present for my husband . We both love it , very attractive style supremely warm . He actually looks forward to winter so he can wear it . Sizing accurate. Highly recommend this sweater

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