- Klippan Yllefabrik
Klippan Yllefabrik combines modern Scandinavian design with tradition and craftsmanship to produce their wonderful products. At Nordic Nest you will find quality blankets, throws, textiles and more from Klippan Yllefabrik.
Birgitta Bengtsson Björk re-discovered the Swedish wool throw. For Klippan Yllefabrik, she has designed several classics, including Polka, Björk and Tango.Read more about Birgitta Bengtsson Björk
Klippan Yllefabrik - Quality & tradition
Klippan Yllefabrik has produced qualitative wool throws, blankets and textiles for over 100 years. Whether you are looking for a classic picnic blanket or a cosy wool throw for the couch, Klippan Yllefabrik’s assortment has a broad selection of colours, patterns and materials to choose from.
Klippan blankets & throws
Klippan Yllefabrik is known worldwide for their wool throws and blankets, skilfully combining Swedish design and traditional weaving craftsmanship. Klippan offers blankets in a range of warm materials from lamb’s wool to organic cotton, some embellished with beautiful patterns and images such as the trees, flowers and moose to reflect its Swedish roots. Popular amongst kids and adults alike, Klippan blankets and throws are loved by the whole family!
Which designers has Klippan Yllefabrik worked with?
Klippan Yllefabrik’s distinctive style is the result of many years in the business and successful collaborations with numerous designers. Over the years they have collaborated with designers such as Birgitta Bengtsson Björk, Lisa Larsson, and many more. The timeless charm of Klippan blankets, throws and other products are the result of good ideas, great designs and high-quality materials and craftsmanship.
More than blankets & throws…
Klippan Yllefabrik is of course famous for their high-quality wool blankets and throws, but they have a wide range of other products to offer. Quality fabrics and all sorts of textiles for kitchen, bedroom and the kids’ room are also part of their extensive range as well as trays, chopping boards and other kitchen products. The lovely patterns and beautiful colours of their products are great for creating a warm and summer-like atmosphere in your home.
How does Klippan Yllefabrik work with sustainability?
Klippan Yllefabrik only works with natural fibres, such as wool, linen and cotton to produce their products, and they continuously strive to produce their blankets, textiles and other products with sustainably produced materials.
Where is the wool Klippan Yllefabrik uses produced?
The wool used in the production of Klippan blankets, throws and other products is mainly shipped from New Zealand. However, Klippan Yllefabrik is shifting towards using more wool produced in Sweden.
Where are Klippan blankets & throws produced?
To begin with, Klippan Yllefabrik manufactured all products in Klippan and was one of the most modern wool spinning mills in Scandinavia in the 1970’s. Today the production has been moved to Latvia, where Klippan Yllefabrik runs its own factory. This way, Klippan Yllefabrik has full control over the quality of their products, as well as the way they are manufactured, keeping the quality and feel of what has made Klippan blankets so iconic.
Did you know...
...that Klippan Yllefabrik is currently working on a collection that is made exclusively from recycled wool?
How do you properly clean Klippan Yllefabrik’s wool blankets & throws?
Air it out:
Wool is a naturally dirt repellent material, it is often sufficient to hang your Klippan Yllefabrik throw or blanket up to air. This is especially effective when it is a bit humid outside, but make sure avoid direct sunlight as it can the colours can fade.
Shake your blankets in order to dislodge particles stuck to it. Shaking your Klippan blanket is a good way to keep it clean.
Removing smaller stains:
Smaller stains can be removed by dabbing with a damp cloth. But make sure to remove them immediately, as they can become harder to remove if they are left to be absorbed by your blanket.
When you want to wash it:
Make sure to pay close attention to the washing label before machine washing your blankets and throws, as some are only to be dry cleaned.
The history of Klippan Yllefabrik
Klippan Yllefabrik was founded in 1879 in the town on Klippan in southern Sweden andit is a true family business to its core. today the fourth and fifth generation of the family work side by side to maintain the legacy of the Klippan Yllefabrik. Their vision, both historically and in the present, is to combine modern design with traditional Swedish craftsmanship.