Thes Ojbro Vantfabrik 100% organic merino wool gloves are designed by Ase Ojbro who takes her inspiration from traditional Swedish folklore.Ase and her husband Ted, produce a limited number of 100% organic merino wool mittens, gloves, socks and toques in their small family factory. Gloves are so warm that they come with a yellow and red caution label: ”Varning Varma Vantar” (Warning Warm Mitten). Perfect for Canadian Winters!
This popular pattern is an ode to the fishermen of the small island of Skaftö.
- Extremely Warm and wind resistant! Ojbro Gloves are made with 4 different layers of insulation that keep the wind out and make you feel cozy and warm. Never face the pain of frozen fingers or Frostbite again. Ojbro mittens are wind resistant, but unlike other wind proof mittens and gloves your hands and fingers will still be able to breathe and won't get sweaty.
- Extremely functional! Soft swede fingertips will allow you to use your cellphone tablet or the touchscreen board of your car without getting your hands cold.
- Extremely Soft! Ojbro 100% Merino wool gloves are lined with a lush and extra soft tricot fleece that will envelop you from your fingers to your wrists.
- Extremely thick! Canadian Winters are cold eh! Most gloves and mittens in the market are just not warm enough. That’s why you will want these extra thick gloves with it's 4 different layers.
- Extremely Durable! Made in small batches by Ase and Ted Öjbro in their small family factory these gorgeously woven gloves are so perfectly knitted and designed to endure years of wear and tear. You will enjoy them for many years to come.
- Extremely beautiful! All patterns are carefully designed by Ase Öjbro taking inspiration from traditional Scandinavian Folk Art and Traditions. Each pattern has its own Nordic story to tell. The Karg pattern is inspired by the traditional working mitten from Rörö in the Gothenburg archipelago
Gloves come in 3 different sizes. Please refer to sizing chart on picture number 3 to choose the best fit for you.
- Small (Mindre) Fits most kids and Women with Petite hands. Corresponds approximately to glove size 5–6.
- Medium (Lagom) Fits most women and many men. Corresponds approximately to glove size 7–9.
- Large ( Rejäl) corresponding to size 10–11.
Gloves should feel a bit large when you try them for the first time as wool molds to your hand shape after a while and if you get them too tight they will stretch and won't be as warm.