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Running with Wool

Merino wool is increasingly being used as the key ingredient in footwear, with the high performance fibre giving consumers the natural edge over its synthetic rivals. AWI’s (Australian Wool Innovation) technical team has been working to create shoes that not … Continue reading

Study To Ask: Why are Australia’s Merino stock levels declining?

Acknowledging the shrinking size of Australia’s sheep flock throughout the past 20 years, Anthony Close from Victoria said his focus of his Nuffield studies will be researching the range of factors that have caused this reduction, comparing the industry with … Continue reading

Australian Wool Growers Receives Eco Award in Milan

Australian woolgrowers have been awarded with the inaugural Eco Stewardship Award at this year’s Green Carpet Fashion Awards held as the conclusion of Milan Fashion Week. The award recognises the commitment to the environment demonstrated by the tens of thousands of … Continue reading

New Colourway | Banded Iron | Dec 2018

New inspirations from our travels in the Pilbarra Region of Western Australia.

Soosie’s Bali Penjor Project | Follow Us | Join Us

Living so close to Bali I have been there many, many times over the past 40 years (I was very young the first time I went). I fell in love with the Island of the Gods from my very first … Continue reading

MAGNETIC CLOSURES FOR FELT and FABRIC

Treetops is happy to introduce our new line of one-off exclusive Australian designed magnetic closures for felt and fabrics.  Everyone knows how hard it is to find an appropriate fastening device for felt garments.  Button holes stretch, hooks and snaps … Continue reading

SAMPLE SALE | NEW COLOURS

We have been playing again! Inspired by our recent trip to Karijini National Park, in the Outback of Western Australia.  The glowing colours of earth, rock and bush are hard to wash out of your mind and literally as well, … Continue reading

NEW AUSTRALIA POST UPDATE PRICES 0CT 2018

Oct 2018 Australia Post has implemented extensive changes to their parcel delivery services. It particularly affects small businesses like Treetops.  Here is a summary of what will effect you and how to get the most out of your postage costs. … Continue reading

Discontinued Colours | August 2018

15% OFF ALL DISCONTINUED COLOURS, till stocks run out! Something needs to go…. shelves are bulging, too many colours (no, never too many colours, not enough shelves, that is really the problem)! So we need to say goodbye to the … Continue reading

FIONA DUTHIE | TREETOPS COLLABORATION

Fiona Duthie – Feltmaker from Canada Fiona Duthie is a felt maker recognized for her dynamic, sculptural clothing and artwork. In her most recent Big Ink pieces, she’s been working with silk and paper embedded in wool fibres which are then … Continue reading