This is another of those items that have a bit more of a cool factor. looks great with any of the scarves. This garment is made in New Zealand from 40% Possum Fur, 53% Merino wool and 7% Nylon. The combination of Merino with possum results in a fabric that is lightweight, twice as warm as wool, highly resistant to pilling and opulently soft to the touch. Merino is known for its hypoallergenic properties. A beneficial enzyme in possum fur has been researched and is proven to improve skin conditions such as eczema.