2013-02-05 13:32:26 - Álafoss launches an online e-commerce Icelandic wool store that gives you access to Icelandic wool sweaters, apparel and accessories, Alafoss blankets, Knitting Yarn, Pattern Books, Icelandic art and design and souvenirs at a reasonable price.
February 2013 - Reykjavík, Iceland - Álafoss is excited to announce the recent launch of their brand new online web store, offering a wide range of high quality products from Iceland, to be delivered to customers across the world.
Álafoss offers a great selection of wool products that have gained a deserved reputation as being unique, comfortable, stylish and most importantly, keeping you and your family warm. All the wool sweaters are hand knitted in Iceland with 100% pure Icelandic wool. In addition to the popular traditional Icelandic wool sweater ("lopapeysa") and other wool products such as the well-known Alafoss wool blankets, you may find knitting yarn (i.e. Álafoss lopi and Létt-lopi), pattern books and even free knitting patterns to make
your own wool sweater. You can also purchase exquisite gifts and a wide range of Icelandic art and design that are inspired by Icelandic nature.
"We are thrilled to have launched an extension of our store by offering our products worldwide at alafoss.is", says owner and CEO of Álafoss, Gudmundur Arnar Jonsson. "At the Álafoss website, you can find a great selection of Icelandic wool products and other unique products from many different designers - all on one website."
Whether you have been to Iceland many times or have always dreamt of going but never been, we are confident that you will find what you are looking for. Otherwise, you can send us a special request and we will do our best to add it to web store. You will find the Icelandic wool and all the other Icelandic products at www.alafoss.is
ABOUT ÁLAFOSS: Álafoss - tradition of quality since 1896. When Álafoss was established at the end of the 19th century, it was marked as the true beginning of Iceland's wool industry. Álafoss is located in the old factory house by the waterfall Álafoss that was used to drive the mills of the old factory. There you can find a great selection of the popular traditional Icelandic wool sweater ("lopapeysa knitting wool yarn and almost any wool product you can think of as well as experience this important side of Iceland's industrial history in the form of the factory building and an exhibit of selection of old knitting machinery and photographs from the early days.
Among Álafoss' satisfied customers are prominent world leaders such as Hillary Clinton and Ronald and Nancy Reagan, whose thank-you notes are displayed in the store in Iceland. Not to forget the world's first female head of state, Iceland's own Vigdís Finnbogadóttir.
For further information about Álafoss visit our website, www.alafoss.is
or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Lara Gunnarsdottir