Made in Austria - We produce our high-quality fabrics in Brixlegg in Tyrol/Austria. Here are the 5 places that inspire us most! Read More
Wool is an impressive, natural material that has great properties from the ground up. Through the boiling process, these properties are further strengthened. But what is boiled wool and what are the advantages of it? Read on to find out. Read More
The GIESSWEIN story began in 1954 in Grandma Elisabeth's living room. Read on to discover how the modern Merino Runners started as a simple Norwegian sweater.
We are delighted to be recently featured in Forbes. The article focused on sustainability in fashion, looking at smart initiatives in footwear production. Read More
Merino wool is soft; temperature-regulating; repels water and dirt particles. It’s safe to say that Merino wool is a real all-star. But unfortunately, there is also a dark side to Merino wool: mulesing. Read More
Click here to learn about EVA soles, how they are made and how we use them for shoe soles. Read More
In 1954, GIESSWEIN began producing knitted wool sweaters. Then, throughout the 60s and 70s, GIESSWEIN quickly rose to become Austria’s largest producer of knitted and wool felt apparel... Read More
Throughout the three generations of our company’s family owned and operated business, we’ve learned to combine our knowledge of wool craftsmanship with modern, green thinking about the environment and animal protection... Read More