Merino wool textiles have some fantastic characteristics that makes them the perfect textile for children.
Merino wool textiles are stretchy, soft, comfortable, it absorbs moisture, stays warm even when it’s wet, is cool in summer and warm in winter, it’s odor resistant, naturally fire retardant and environmentally friendly.
In short merino wool textiles are natural, very comfortable and safe. What more can you want from the textile you put next to the skin of your children?
Here’s four companies who makes merino wool products for children:
- Baby Love Merino makes beautiful and colorful clothing, wraps, beanies, blankets and sleeping bags for babies and children.
- MaM makes a nice merino wool line of essentials like booties, bodysuits, elephant hoods, mittens, long sleeve shirts and leggings. MaM distributors.
- Disana also makes children’s products from merino wool. To mention a few of their products: diapers, clothing, nursing pads, blankets and sleeping pads. My favorite is their beautiful thin, knitted merino wool blankets. This blanket is sold in the US by Flowering Child, amongst others.
There are many more products and producers out there, so if you’ve tried a great merino wool product, please share in a comment!