Made from super-soft Australian Merino wool, each of Wolfgang Scout’s pieces is made by hand by an artisan in India in a process that is sustainable from start to finish. Taking over 40 hours per jumper to craft, the final result is the perfect have-for-life piece that goes with virtually anything.
KITX has become one of Australia's go-to's in the sustainable knitwear game, offering up both ultra-femme animal prints, as well as classic neutrals that'll be in your wardrobe for generations to come. Honourable mentions go to the Endangered Jumper and Act Now Polo, which are crafted with a silk-cashmere blend—both naturally derived fibres that are biodegradable and recyclable.
Lady Kate founder Penny Ashby, a fourth-generation woolgrower, grew up surrounded by luxurious merino wool—taking that knowledge into her label, with every piece being made from natural, renewable merino wool grown locally. The brand recently joined the #buyfromthebush campaign after the bushfires and has gained a loyal following of Aussie fans.
Zulu & Zephyr
While homegrown label Zulu & Zephyr gained a cult following for its cool and effortless swimwear, they have also gained popularity for their uber-chic knitwear sets (you've no doubt seen these on your feed). Founded by sister duo Candice and Karla Rose in 2012, the brand continues its quintessential coastal aesthetic, creating pieces that last for years to come.
Jac + Jack
There's a reason Jac + Jack is one of Australia's most trusted labels, creating pieces that fit with style and ease into any wardrobe. Forever rooted in the relaxed sensibility of Australia, the unique appeal of the brand's designs lie in its commitment to clothes that feel good, a welcome trait when searching for the perfect knit.
Melbourne-based label Elka Collective creates pieces that are beautifully constructed with a focus on luxurious natural fabrics. Designed with an easy-to-wear Australian aesthetic in mind, their knits are timeless and are sure to be treasured for decades.
Friend Of Audrey
With Audrey Hepburn as their inspiration, it's no surprise Friend of Audrey has built the loyal following it has today. Creating collections that are timeless—both in style and quality—each piece features clean lines, contemporary tailoring and silhouettes not bound by changing trends. Their knitwear pieces are no exception, bringing a refined and conscious elegance to a modern wardrobe.
With a reputation for providing the perfect blend of comfort and style, Trenery offers up elevated basics that are designed with modern and timeless simplicity in mind. From easy to style, fashionable knitwear to loungewear that'll take you from home to brunch, the favourite local label is not to be glossed over when it comes to winter ensembles.