As one of the original pioneers of merino circular knits, ABMT has over 15 years of experience in working with what we strongly believe is the best fibre on earth.
From where the wool is grown…
In having R&D, Bulk Production, Testing, Management and Customer Service all under one roof in Melbourne Australia, we are able to ensure that our customers are rewarded with high quality product, from original concept through to bulk production. Furthermore, as Australia is the world’s largest producer of fine micron merino wool, we are regularly engaged with our nation’s wonderful farmers ensuring our customers social, ethical and environmental expectations are shared with the broader supply chain.
Our facility is purpose built to work with natural fibres and with knitting capabilities ranging from 14gg to 30gg in single jersey, doubleknit and jacquard combined with speciality finishing equipment such as compactors, decatisers, croppers, sanders, brushing and tumblers, the diversity of ABMT’s merino offering has no peer.
A collection of go-to “better basics”, 100% merino jersey, stretch jersey, rib, terry, fleece and ponte. Starting at 120gsm jersey through to 400gsm Ponte and Fleece.
Compact finished for fuzz free surfaces or using our Merino Edge Cool finish for a cleaner, cooler and more lustrous finish. All fabrics are fully machine washable with over 90% of products being suitable for tumble drying.
Combining nature’s performance fibre with the best of synthetics. Fine micron merino combined with high wicking polyester, complimented by synthetic wicking and leading odour treatments. This range of fabrics will raise the bar for any run collection, providing ultimate comfort, authentic performance and affordable pricing.
Lightweight with superior strength and durability. ABMT’s broad range of merino core and merino wrap products are market leaders and award-winning in the lightweight baselayer category. No longer do baselayers have to be replaced seasonally. This collection is up to 40% more durable than conventional merino baselayer fabrics.
Merino Edge is as at home on the catwalk as it is on the mountain. Offering a range of luxury handles and textures this collection of Fine Merino blended with, Tencel, Cashmere and Modal comes in jerseys, double-knits, jacquards and slub textures.
As an original Sportwool licensee and development house for the Woolmark Company, ABMT has a long history in plaited and double knit performance wool structures ranging from 150gsm though to 350gsm. The Hybrid collection takes the best features of wool and places them next to the skin for warmth, vapour control and odour resistance, whilst maximising the wicking performance of polyester by placing it on the outer to draw excess moisture away from the skin for evaporation.
Merino combines with Organic cotton, providing a natural durability, softness, exciting textures and colour effects. Available in lightweight jersey’s though to heavy weight fleece.