Thursday, February 18, 2010
Wool book bags
Wool is a timeless fabric. The only time a person should avoid wool, is if they're allergic to the material. If you are not allergic to wool, and you have not had experience with this fabric, you don't know what you're missing.
Wool has so much to offer when it comes to personal benefits. It's both highly comfortable, and highly functional. In addition, it's a truly beautiful fabric as well. There are so many different grades of wool. There is fine and soft wool, as well as rough dry wool. Because of this, it is such a versatile material, and many of the items made out of wool are handmade by artisans, and not by machines.
Wool is used to make many popular clothing and accessory items. Two of the best items to purchase out of wool are wool book bags, and wool vests. Though these might not be the first two wool items to pop to mind when you think of purchasing an item in wool, they are most assuredly two of the most fashionable and one-of-a-kind items you will find made out of wool.
The Many Benefits of Wool for the Wearer
There are some wools that can easily be worn in all seasons, but more often than not, you will find that wool is more commonly worn in the winter time. Wool is one of the warmest materials on the planet. It is comfortable and cozy. It is also neither masculine, nor feminine. Both sexes, and all ages can wear wool comfortably, and look nice at the same time. You will commonly see wool in department stores and boutiques, online and offline, and it is most often sold in the form of socks, hats, sweaters, coats, pants and suits.
But just because these are the most common forms of woolen item you will find, does not mean that these are the best forms of woolen items available.
Considering Wool Book Bags Over a Traditional Book Bag
There are so many book bag options on the market, but there are many reasons that you should consider buying a wool book bag. Style alone is a primary reason. Wool book bags will look good, and be like no other book bag that your friends are carrying. A wool book bag will truly be a trendsetter.
In addition to the unique beauty wool book bags can offer you, you will also come to appreciate the fine and sturdy craftsmanship that hand crafting can offer you. A wool book bag will out perform traditional bags when it comes to quality, if you buy from an artisan that takes pride in their work. The stitching will be heavily reinforced, and the design will be a time tested design that has been used over many years - that is known to be successful and sturdy.
All of the Wonderful Ways to Wear a Wool Vest
Even though a wool vest might not be something that is photographed in all of the major fashion magazines, you will find that a wool vest will never go out of style. Whether you are male or female, you will find that a wool vest will look good with multiple outfits. First find a wool vest in a design you like. If you are a woman try using your vest as a tank top in the spring, or the late summer. Wear it over a tank top for modesty, but leave the arms out. Wear it over a turtleneck, with a long or medium length skirt in cold weather months. Wear it with a turtleneck and slacks, or wear it over a silky blouse for business.
If you are a man, wear your wool vest under your blazer as a 3rd piece to your suit. Wear it over a collared shirt or turtleneck with slacks. Wear it over a thin corduroy or raw silk shirt with jeans. There are so many options.