HVID: The Surprising Summer Essential

HVID: The Surprising Summer Essential

When you think of Hvid you think of wool, cozy winter sweaters and warm blankets probably come to mind. However, wool is also a fantastic material for baby products, even in the heat of summer. In this blog, we'll explore why wool baby products are perfect for summer, the benefits they offer, and some must-have wool items for your little one.

Why Wool for Summer?

Wool is often misunderstood as a winter-only fabric, but its natural properties make it suitable for year-round use, especially for babies. Here’s why:

  1. Temperature Regulation: Wool has excellent temperature-regulating properties. It keeps babies warm in the winter and cool in the summer by wicking moisture away from the body, helping to maintain a comfortable body temperature.
  2. Breathability: Unlike synthetic fabrics, wool is highly breathable. It allows air to circulate, preventing overheating and ensuring your baby stays comfortable even on the hottest days.
  3. Moisture Wicking: Wool can absorb up to 30% of its weight in moisture without feeling wet. This means it can effectively wick sweat away from your baby’s skin, keeping them dry and preventing rashes and irritation.
  4. Hypoallergenic and Gentle: Wool is naturally hypoallergenic and soft, making it gentle on sensitive baby skin. It is also resistant to bacteria and mold, contributing to a healthier environment for your baby.
  5. Eco-Friendly: Wool is a sustainable and biodegradable material, making it an eco-friendly choice for conscientious parents.

Top 5 Hvid Baby Products for Summer

Now that we understand the benefits of wool, let’s look at some wool Hvid products that are perfect for summer:

1. Hvid Wool Blankets

While it might seem counterintuitive, a lightweight wool blanket can be very useful in summer. It provides just enough warmth during cool summer evenings without causing overheating. Shop wool Hvid blankets here.

2. Hvid Cocoon

Hvid’s wool Cocoon can be an excellent alternative to traditional blankets and sleeping bags, which can cause overheating. Hvid’s wool Cocoon offers a snug fit without restricting movement, and their temperature-regulating properties make them ideal for warm nights. Shop Hvid Cocoons here.

3. Hvid Beanies & Booties

Wool Hvid Beanies and Booties can be an excellent choice for summer. The natural properties of wool—temperature regulation, breathability, moisture-wicking, UV protection, and odor resistance—make it a versatile and beneficial addition to your baby’s wardrobe. Shop Hvid Beanies and Booties here.

4. Hvid Sweaters

Dress your baby in a wool Hvid sweater during the cooler morning and evening hours, ensuring they stay warm without overheating. All Hvid sweaters are made of high-quality merino wool, which is extremely soft and comfortable for babies sensitive skin. Shop all Hvid Sweaters here.

5. Wool Onesies

Wool onesies are perfect for day and night. They are soft, breathable, and keep your baby’s temperature regulated, making them a versatile addition to your baby’s summer wardrobe.. Not included in Hvid’s collection yet but we do have some amazing wool Onesies by Joha. Which you can shop here.

Tips for Using Wool Baby Products in Summer:

  • Layer Wisely: Use wool as a base layer and adjust with lightweight cotton or bamboo layers as needed.
  • Check for Signs of Overheating: Always monitor your baby for signs of overheating, such as sweating or flushed skin.
  • Choose Lightweight Wool: Opt for products made from lightweight merino wool, which is softer and more suitable for summer use.


All Hvid products are an unexpected but excellent choice for summer. Their natural temperature-regulating and moisture-wicking properties make them ideal for keeping your baby comfortable and dry during the warmer months. By incorporating Hvid’s wool blankets, cocoons, onesies, sweaters and beanies into your baby’s summer wardrobe, you can ensure they stay cool, comfortable, and happy all season long.

Embrace the versatility of wool and experience the benefits of this natural fiber for your baby’s summer essentials. Wool isn’t just for winter – it’s a year-round wonder!

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