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The wonders of Wool. Its soft yet extremely durable.. This is nothing new. Wool clothes started 10,000 years ago. So this is nothing new! A very modern fibre thats 10,000 years old!
Throughout Bibilical times, the Greeks and the Romans, the Dark Ages and the Renaissance, all the way to the era of discovery, exploration and settlement, sheep have performed their marvellous double duty of feeding and clothing mankind.
Throughout history, the complexity and versatility of the unique woollen fibre has led to its amazingly broad range and multi-purpose usage in woollens.
As sheep and wool have been a part of human civilisation ever since making, the history of wool is therefore complex. Below are a few important mile stones in wool’s history.
Tresa M Joseph