Know Your Knitwear: Essential Guide to Knit Styles, Sources & Care

 

From warm woollen jumpers to light waterfall cardigans, and even merino activewear, knits plays a huge role in most wardrobes.  

Investing in good quality knitwear is a must if you want that soft-on-skin feeling and pieces that work hard for you beyond the first season. A good woollen sweater will last for years when cared for properly.  But how do you spot good quality? How do you differentiate from the many styles out there? And what, exactly, is the best way to care for your knitwear?
 
EziBuy’s go-to guide on knitwear will help you know your merino from your mohair, style your knitted essentials, and confidently wash, dry and care for your favourite cardi. Click on the sections below for the knit-knowhow you need today. And don’t forget we are always on call to answer your questions. 

WOOL & KNIT
FABRIC GUIDE

Knitwear can be made from a range of different kinds of yarn and wool blends from all different kinds of animals. Discover the main kinds of wool and knitted fabrics.

KNITWEAR STYLES
FOR WOMEN

From winter wardrobe staples to statement summer pieces, knitwear will help you look and feel great all year round! From cardigans and sweaters, to scarves and dresses, wool is one of the most versatile materials.

KNITWEAR STYLES
FOR MEN

Knitwear should be a staple of any man’s wardrobe. It is the sign of a man who understands the importance of style and taste. Find out what knitwear essentials every man needs.

YOUR KNITWEAR
CARE GUIDE

Caring for your knitwear correctly will give you years of wear and keep your woollen items in top condition. Learn how to wash your knitwear and prevent common problems like pilling.