The most valuable race of sheep is the Merinos one, whose fleece in the centuries has developed particular protective qualities superior to the one of the other races of sheep. This wool is hygroscopic, that means it absorbs all the humidity bringing it outside. This wool is very rich of lanoline, that guarantees from any stagnation, avoiding the chills. This wool doesn't heat, is insulating, that means that keeps the body temperature unchanged. For this reason is used by the Bedouins that need to be protected from the thermal changes in the desert. This wool also has an effect against the parasite, especially the acanthus. This item has been hand made for 100% with Merinos Wool .