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  • Fresh Retro Love Wool Blankets for Families with HUG4kids!

    Fresh Retro Love are pleased to be partnering with HUG Charity (Happiness Understanding Giving) this winter.  Fresh Retro Love will be making our own contribution with wool blankets donation but we are also happy to assist YOU to be a virtual wool hugger by giving you FREE DELIVERY for any blanket sent to the  HUG address purchased from our website.
  • Label Love Question...

        "Hi Kathleen, I have been lucky enough to come across these two pastel blue wool blankets manufactured by Aranui and having read that you like...
  • 67,201 Pairs

    Last night I was doing a bit of wool mill research (as you do on a Friday night) and I found something that stopped me in my tracks! It’s a historical Census for 1910.  In it had some extremely specific numbers that made me so excited!
  • NZ Wool for the best Valentine's gift - Next level!

    Some of us like to enjoy a wee date on Valentine’s day. For those who do, have you got a plan? Perhaps a nice sunny picnic in the park… you know where I’m going with this don’t you? LOL SOOOO predictable - with a beautiful wool blanket of course!
  • Our FRL Refresh Service is Available Now!

      Our Fresh Retro Love (FRL) Refresh service is open for February! (and probably through till Spring).This is where you send us your favourite bla...
  • Our History Woven In Wool

    Today I've been working on a beautiful Gordon Clan Tartan.  As I took note of its history that I could piece together I felt this rising in my chest that I always feel when you touch on something bigger than the task at hand.  
  • November update: Market Events and New Product Release Coming!

    November is upon us and you can certainly feel a ramping up into the end of the year.  I thought I'd send an update as we head into the summer season.    It may come as a bit of surprise to know this is our busiest time of year as wool blankets are typically associated with winter but the as the full on market season has now kicked off things start to get a little crazy!  Between now and February Fresh Retro Love will be at a number of market and festival events. 
  • 15 Great Reasons to Always Keep a Wool Blanket in your Car

    There are lots of great reasons why keeping a blanket in your car is super useful or even essential.  Here is our top fifteen reasons to keep a wool blanket in your vehicle.
  • The NEW News!

    It has been a week since our initial announcement and there are quite a few pieces of this blanket jigsaw to put together... at this point I'm not even sure if some of the pieces haven't slipped down the sofa! 
    If you are not sure what announcement (or puzzle making?) I'm referring to, last Thursday we released the news that Fresh Retro Love are making our very first NEW retro blanket right here in New Zealand.  And boy is it FRESH! ....