Yes, this is a MYTH and the answer is not something you're ready to hear. Your new summer companion is none other than Merino Wool.
Wait, Why would I wear “WOOL” in goddamned summer? But hold your horses, this is no ordinary wool we are talking about. This is Merino Wool which is gentler and better than regular wool. It's less elastic than typical wool and more adaptable.
If you do a quick google search, it says Merino wool is a natural fibre grown by Merino sheep. So this means - it's lighter and softer than ordinary wool, making it ideal for next-to-skin use. The benefits of merino wool are backed by research. It is a material known for its moisture management properties
Still not convinced? Let’s bust some myths about Merino Wool here and now.
Busting some Myths - Is Wool Really Itchy?
‘Wool is Itchy’ - Haven’t we heard this before?
If someone wears wool during summers, they might get questioned for their sanity- because wool in summer, are you crazy? Yes, we do understand that you feel wool is something that is worn in snow clad mountains or hilly areas. But that is regular wool but here - we are talking about merino wool. So, what’s the difference?
Wool can be worn as a layer above regular clothes and not on bare skin. But keep in mind that Merino wool is not your regular ordinary wool. This is exactly what every product of Neeman’s flaunts.
Merino Wool shoes by Neeman’s are made to be worn all day long. Our shoes are suitable for any situation. You've always wanted to feel like you're walking on clouds, and now you can. You'll feel it in your toes.
Our Shoes are 100% Green & Sustainable
But getting wool from a merino sheep? Is this a sustainable option?
These sheep live in good conditions and no harm is done to them in the shearing process whatsoever. Because we believe in ethical sourcing for all our products.
Owing to the current environment situation, the demand for eco-friendly and sustainable products have sky-rocketed. One of the obvious reasons Merino wool by Neeman’s is in demand is because it is sustainable.
Guess the best part? Merino wool is renewable. So this means, you get a three in one benefit - Soft and comfy for your foot, Sustainable and eco-friendly to your environment and obviously, harmless to the Merino sheep.
ALL-SEASON Comfort for Your Feet!
As a result of our patented knitting method, we are able to produce products that are both comfortable to wear and durable enough to withstand the rigorous testing we subject them to. Natural rubber sole with a patented diamond pattern provides the optimal grip for your day-to-day activities, such as hiking and jogging.
They are easy to wear and can be paired with almost all outfits. The best part is that these are sock-free. So, you don’t have to worry about which pair of socks to wear with these shoes.
Merino wool shoes are extremely durable. Merino wool is hypoallergenic, chemical-free, and dust-resistant by nature. It's a super-strong fabric that can bend over 20,000 times before breaking. So, you don’t have to worry about them withering very easily.
These shoes are among the most comfortable summer footwear that are available in the market. Shoes made from Merino wool are adequately breathable, keeping your feet fresh all day long.
At Neeman’s, we’ve got a wide variety of shoes made from Australian Merino Wool. From the super comfy Wool Joggers to classy Loafers, we’ve got you covered for every occasion. And If you simply want to try out a Merino wool product, you can always go for the Wool Classic Sneakers without giving it much thought.
Merino Wool, the material used in Neeman’s footwear, has a bad reputation for being scratchy, heavy, and unwieldy but trust us, these shoes feel nothing less than a second skin for your feet. Thanks to the ultra-fine Merino Wool. If you're not careful, you can even forget you're wearing them.
So this summer, don't sweat it. Step outside with a pair of Neeman’s Merino Wool shoes and hit the road with a more comfortable and sustainable lifestyle.