In the Northern part of the country, where winters start in November and don’t seem to end until March, it can become unbearably cold. X Peta: Wool Alternatives. Think layers of shirts and sweaters as well as thermals under your jeans just to run an errand. It’s no surprise that many people turn to warmer materials to stay bundled up during the winter. You curl up with a wool blanket while catching up on your favorite TV shows and think, “Warmth, thank goodness.”
But what took place in order for you to get that coveted wool blanket?