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Why merino is perfect for your little ones

Why merino wool? There is no other fabric quite like merino wool. It is soft and stretchy but is still able to regulate body temperature, repel odors and resist moisture and stains. It's not itchy like your grandmother's wool and it can even  be thrown in the washing machine when you finally need to wash it.The merino sheep are not native to the mountains of Australia and New Zealand (the sheep originally came from Portugal and Spain), however the sheep have evolved to handle the extreme climates of Australia and New Zealand and develop super fine wool which is prized by designers and brands around the world. The merino sheep's wool insulates its body in the cold snowy winters and...

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Choosing the right sleeping bag for your baby

What is a baby sleeping bag? ​​Even the tiniest baby moves around in their sleep, meaning any bedding like blankets slip down, leaving babies cold and more prone to waking frequently.  For someone uninitiated, a baby sleeping bag / sleep sack / sleep bag helps solve this problem. A sleeping bag is a wearable blanket that allows movement and comfort without the risk of the baby kicking off its blankets during the night. They are easy to use, fast to put on, and the perfect solution for keeping your baby covered and cosy all night long. Benefits of using a baby sleeping bag While it’s tempting to use the cute crocheted blanket your grandmother knitted you or a large duvet...

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