Hi! My name is Pip Smith. Together with my husband Norm and our 5 children, we are the current custodians of our property called ‘Glenwood’. I hope you enjoy reading my journal - tales into country life in Australia, behind the scenes of our brand and insights into sustainable and ethical Merino farming.
So really the biggest news I have to tell you is Norm then decided to use the “Plumb Bob” to test to see if in fact “Rolled Oats” (our Jack Russell) was pregnant.Read more
The shearer’s outfit is generally dungarees (pants with double thickness of material in the front and lower back of the leg) a “Jacky Howe” (blue sleeveless singlet named after one of the best shearers in Australia) and non-slip moccasins (shoes) made from felt.Read more
What better inspiration for our first collection of limited edition Merino scarves than the plants that grow at “Glenwood"! Our graphic designer Manuela Strano spent a weekend at the farm earlier in the year sketching and taking photos of the native grasses and other botanicals that grow on the property.Read more