Not Your Grandma’s Wool: 8 Brands that Prove Merino Wool Makes Killer Performance Wear

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Have you tried on a merino wool shirt lately? If you haven’t, it’s time.

Today’s performance wool is light, breathable, and super soft. It even smells better than your typical synthetic tee after a run, so why not give one of these brands a spin. Here are our favorite wool brands and why you should try.

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  • philonew .

    This is spurious! We are in 2014 not in the stone age. Why should we use animal hair to cover our bodies when civilization has brought to us synthetic material that works great and spares animal exploitation?