In winters, woollens are the most usable clothing. In fact, most of the people like to wear sweaters, jackets made with wools in winter than any other artificial fabric clothing. But have you notice the different types of fabrics prepared from wools. You may have seen the difference in your two blankets that one is lighter and softer than the other but both are woollen blankets. Then why there is a difference? It may be due to the difference in a yarn of the fabric.
Here is the list of some most popular types of wool:
Sheep wool: It is the most common wool that is prepared from the fleece of sheep. Most of the knit wearing sweater, socks and mufflers are quite popular within the mass.
Merino wool: It is the softest material wool that is prepared from the fleece of merino sheep. It is considered as one of the finest types of wool. Since it is so soft and comfortable against the skin. Merino wool fabrics is one of the best woollen fabric which gives the feel of lightness and comfortable to users body.
Mohair wool: This wool is taken from Angora goat. This type of woollen fabrics are very soft and It looks lustrous and shiny that is why it is also called as Diamond fibre. Some people have allergies to this fabric like itching when it direct contact skin but the best thing about this fibre is that it can be wearable both in winter and summer. You can wear it in winter as it insulates cold air and it also makes you feel cool in summer.
Angora wool: This wool yarn is taken from angora rabbit. It has similar quality with mohair wool and so does name (Angora goat). It is softest fibre material for preparation of any fabric. It feels much lighter and warmer than other wool.
Cashmere: These fibre properties are similar to angora yarn since it is also soft and light fabric but it has unique insulation property that makes it perfect for each season. This woollen yarn is one of the most expensive in terms of fabric products.
Alpaca wool: It is prepared from the hairs of Peruvian alpacas and this fibre yarn is similar in looks and character to mohair yarn. This is most popular yarn amongst the British peoples.
There are various other types of woollen yarns available in the market. You can make your choice according to your comfort and budget. You may find some of the good quality and also affordable woollen fabrics.