• New Website and New Beginnings - A Real Farm to Fashion venture

    New Website and New Beginnings - A Real Farm to Fashion venture
    Over the past five years, the team at Kangaroo Island Wool has been delighting wool lovers with our stylish AND comfortable luxury wool garments available through Island retailers and online. Wool, a natural, sustainable fibre, makes durable, versatile clothing and accessories. Soft and luxurious, when you buy Kangaroo Island Wool products, you can be sure to treasure the purchase for many years to come....
  • Second Hand September!

    Almost halfway through my favorite month of the year September, it is a beautiful time of year on Kangaroo Island everything is lush, green and alive! Rainbows on every vista, wildlife galore. The start of spring!! Now September has become way more cool, as we celebrate the act of reusing something previously loved, for a whole month! There is a group here on our...
  • Young, Fresh & Innovative.

    Keith and Erica Bolto, pictured with sons Alby and Max.Keith is one our wool growers, he is part of the Kangaroo Island board of trustees & Vice chair SASAG. Busy young family, pathing the way for a new way in farming for the next generation to come. Thanks to Erica for the wonderful photos. I have been getting a bit behind with our blog,...
  • Kangaroo Island Wool - About us 2019

    Kangaroo Island Wool - About us 2019
    How we farm Kangaroo Island Wool’s wonderful, natural fibre is grown and harvested annually from hand selected, elite sheep well cared for by us; professional farmers and a veterinarian. Geoff Nut We are all shareholders in the company, living and working on our properties on Kangaroo Island. The good health and welfare of our sheep is at the core of our management approach and...
  • Rustic Blue on the Road

    Rustic Blue on the Road
    Coralie Riedel and Her partner David Smiley own and operate Rustic Blue Gallery Kangaroo Island. They have been amazing supporter of Kangaroo Island Wool. They Stock a broad range of Jumpers, Cardi's, Ponchos, Beanies, Gloves and Scarfs for both Men and Women. Rustic Blue is a great stop as part of your journey down the South Coast Road towards Flinders Chase National Park. Beautiful...
  • Wrap Your Creative Ideas in Kangaroo Island Wool

    Wrap Your Creative Ideas in Kangaroo Island Wool
    Calling all Kangaroo Island Artist & Designers - Unique Commission Opportunity! Kangaroo Island Wool is excited to announce a new project to create a unique product for Kangaroo Island – a throw rug made from Kangaroo Island Wool Pty Ltd shareholders merino wool. We are asking for design submissions for a one-off commission to design the knitwear blanket.  Budget and schedule - A commercial...
  • Sustainable Wool

    Sustainable Wool
    Just thought i'd have a quick chat about a popular topic in todays world. Debated worldwide at present, people are asking is it sustainable? And Righty so, we do have a huge problem!! If you are like me and have started to say 'no' to single use plastic, yes I have a keep-cup and clean kanteen drink bottles! Then maybe you should consider wool...
  • Parndana Show 2018 and more!

    Parndana Show 2018 and more!
    Epic week Just gone! First up, I showed our new range of knit wear to our fabulous retailers, setting up at Emu Ridge. Next off the list, a visit from our manufactures manager Alvie, flying in from Melbourne! Flung Alvie around the Island showing off a few farm gates, dinner followed by our Kangaroo Island Wool AGM. The next day a quick stop at...
  • Easy Care Wool Products

    Easy Care Wool Products
    I often get customers asking about how to wash their new Jumper or scarf, and often people are wary of wool because they think you have to hand wash. Firstly lets tackle a few old myths out there, gone are the days of hand washing wool.  Kangaroo Island Merino blended with Possum Fur creates an easy care wool product you can wash in the...
  • Team Effort..........Ewe beauty!

    Team Effort..........Ewe beauty!
    Well look what happens when we start networking together! Very proud to be in the paper last month. Great article about our Kangaroo Island Wool and Grower Christine Berry did an fabulous job with her interview. Was fun to be out on the farm, and be interviewed by the lovely Erin from the Advertiser. Especially so because both Christine and I are passionate about what...
  • Thriving Womens Conference 2018

    Thriving Womens Conference 2018
    Was a a while back, but we have been a bit busy here only just getting a chance to jot this down now! Fantastic talk Rod Miller (AWN SA Wool Marketing Manager) & I presented to the ladies that attended the conference.  Highlight was an interview with Abc rural radio. Here are my notes from my presentation you can have read. "My Name is Lucy...
  • Kids on the Farm

    Kids on the Farm
    Very lucky to have a personal insight with the job I do. A few weeks back, my Husband came home from a days Shearing and told me about little Winston Clark, the son of Nick and Penny Clark, one of Kangaroo Island Wools Growers and where my Husband happen to be shearing the past two weeks.  As they days flew by I thought I...
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