Greetings from our new Chairman & CEO Paul Grangaard

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Greetings from our new Chairman & CEO Paul Grangaard

Greetings Friends and Fellow COVID-19 Fighters: It’s my true privilege to serve as the new CEO of Faribault Woolen Mill Co. Founded in 1865, it’s the longest surviving manufacturer in my beloved home state of Minnesota. For years I’ve greatly respected Paul Mooty, who courageously restarted the shuttered mill in 2011 and this year invited me to partner with him in its future. It’s an honor. During this trying time, however, I write today to let you know that we’ve closed our retail stores until further notice to protect our customers and our workers. The website is still fully functioning,...

What’s the wool for you?

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What’s the wool for you?

From chilly nights on the sofa to picnics in the park, for style and for substance, Faribault makes a range of blankets for every home and every moment. Now we have a guide to help you find it. Discover the weight, softness, and versatility of the broad array of Faribault wool. Read more

Mill Visit

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Mill Visit

Minnesota based Construction2Style visited our Mill in October. Contruction2style started as a DIY blog and has evolved into a design and build firm plus a small media company. Contruction2Style appreciates brand stories, especially those native to MN. Read more  

Fall Favorites

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Fall Favorites
Minneapolis lifestyle and fashion blogger, Jen Biswas, showcased her favorite Faribault items for this Fall.

Inspiring Adventure
with Bradley Mountain

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Inspiring Adventure<br> with Bradley Mountain

Our Fall collaborations include a collection of products from California based Bradley Mountain.  The goal at Bradley Mountain is to inspire a fresh perspective on modern adventure, beyond just traveling and camping, and into our daily lives.  Faribault Woolen Mill is proud to be a part of this mission through our collaboration collection of bags, totes, jacket and accessories. Read more

Tellason:
Made in the USA

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Tellason: <br>Made in the USA

Made in the USA is a declaration that Faribault Woolen Mill proudly makes every day. Our brand partners share the same values when producing their products.  Tellason is a brand that Faribault is thrilled to collaborate with and support. Tellason jeans are not only made in America, but the pocketing, thread, buttons, rivets and leather patches are as well. Tellason founders Pete and Tony state, “We’ve become friends with our suppliers and feel it is the right thing to do to support them and their businesses as we build our products.” The Tellason Clampdown Work Shirt is our first collaboration with Tellason,...

The Faribault Woolen Mill Origin Story

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The Faribault Woolen Mill Origin Story

His name was Carl Henry Klemer, and he was born near Berlin, Germany on January 20, 1824. Forty-one years later, with a carding machine powered by a single horse named Jenny, he started a wool business in the fledgling town of Faribault, Minnesota.   This is the story of how a legendary American manufacturing company came to be. Not the whole story, by any means. Just the very beginning. It’s about the founding of Faribault, the town. And how a hardworking immigrant set the wheels in motion for what would become the Faribault Woolen Mill Company. The Town A Fur Trading...

Sharing the love
of quality craftsmanship with Rustico.

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Sharing the love<br />of quality craftsmanship with Rustico.

We're thrilled to be featured in Rustico's Mark Makers series. Read their interview with Faribault Woolen Mill co. Partner and Chairman, Paul Mooty, where he discusses our rich history as an American maker and our commitment to the traditions that define us. Read more  

Sleep matters.

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Sleep matters.

And our friends at Coyuchi can help. Getting a good night’s sleep is something that a lot of people struggle with, and your bedding can really affect your sleep quality. This article by our friends at Coyuchi breaks down how to build a better bed and (hopefully) get a restful and restorative night’s sleep. > READ THE ARTICLE HERE

We’re Fans of:
Under Canvas

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We’re Fans of:  <br>Under Canvas

If you know Faribault, you know we’re all about finding
the cozy comforts of home in the great outdoors.

Welcome to The Thread

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Welcome to The Thread
Now you can visit Faribault without leaving home.