Wool is infamous for being an itchy fabric.. Merino wool is able to ditch the itch thanks to its fiber's smaller diameter, or being â€œfinerâ€. These fibers are more flexible and softly bend when pressed against the skin and, therefore, don't itch like other wool.
I can't wear normal wool jumpers as they itch me far too much (not sure is it is just wool being wool or an alergy of some kind) but i understand that merino socks .
After reading lots of good things about the benefits of merino wool I decided to buy an icebreaker baselayer. However, after testing it out on a .