PV was another good indication that wool is essential for the autumn winter offer of 2017/18. It appeared in many guises, in fine jersey for next to skin technical wear, in soft and fine knitwear, and also in more conventional cosy and comforting forms for winter outerwear, jackets and coats.
Relocated to Rho, the modern airy exhibition centre in Milan with a space age look, an optimistic air permeated Milano Unica earlier this month. Made in Italy manufacturers were confident, and there was a feeling of momentum towards more value in the market for sustainable clothes, made in a responsible way.
Marking the anniversary of the Campaign for Wool, the first ever Wool Conference took place at Dumfries House in Scotland on Friday the 9th of September 2016, where His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, Patron of The Campaign for Wool, presided over the signing of the Dumfries House Wool Declaration.