Merino Wool

 

 

Not all merino is created equal.

Wool is mother natures miracle fibre.

There is a huge range of quality of merino wool and the Point6 team has spent over 20 years producing merino wool products and have the expertise to select only the best fibres with very tight specifications. The result is high performance merino wool whose quality, durability and comfort is unmatched.

 

 

  • Antimicrobial, resists odor-causing bacteria
  • Regulates your body's temperature, keeps you cool when it's hot and hot when it's cool
  • Absorbs moisture as a vapour but repels it as a liquid
  • Breathability helping manage temperature and moisture
  • It's fine micron makes it soft and comfortable
  • Durability, long lasting and resists pilling
  • Flame resistance provides additional safety in the field
  • Easy Care


 

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merino wool processing

We are constantly evaluating the life cycle of our products from beginning to end. From sourcing our raw materials, care of the animals and care for the farmers, to creating efficiencies in manufacturing processes and recycling efforts, we strive to take better care of our customers and make products that positively impact our world.
Our wool goes through the process of being cleaned, combed, spun and died in a sustainable way. Our suppliers use renewable energy, are on a constant quest to preserve clean air and water and direct their investments toward equitable environmental balance in all they do. We use the highest stardard of wool processing, eliminating the use of toxic chemicals in the cleaning process.

New Zealand merino wool

made in usa

Point6 has developed direct relationships with merino wool farmers in New Zealand. These farmers hand-select wool for Point6 according to strict fiber specifications. Our sheep are raised according to the highest standards of animal welfare with ample food, comfort and shelter provided in a disease and distress-free environment.
All Point6 socks are manufactured in the Southeastern United States, where we support domestic employees and communities. Point6 designs and tests its performance sock line in the Rocky Mountains, near its headquarters in Steamboat Springs, Colorado.

recycling program

We are fortunate to live in our favourite outdoor playground! We believe that we are all stewards of our environment. We have set up a program to recycle and repurpose all of our products into disaster relief blankets at the end of their life.