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Ready to ship - Phuncle full length turtleneck - Forest green

$179.00 AUD
Ready to ship - Phuncle full length turtleneck - Forest green

If you’re looking to start filling your wardrobe with more sustainable and ethical fashion staples, this is a great place to start because this here is not your average turtleneck. Classic- yes. Average? No way.

Whilst it's a classic design on the outside, there are SO many factors that give this turtleneck its big slow fashion heart on the inside

Here’s why this turtleneck is a wardrobe winner:

- They’re made from ZQ certified premium merino wool.
ZQ is the world leader in ethical wool production and certified farms must adhere to strict high standards of animal welfare and working conditions. For example, no mulesing or international live stock transport is permitted on ZQ farms. Farms must also provide their flock the freedom to live a natural lifestyle in free range pastures and allow them to live without hunger, thirst, distress and disease.

- Made locally in small quantities with fair working conditions.
These turtlenecks are designed, cut and sewn in Melbourne. They are also embroidered locally with the Phuncle flower emblem which embodies all the great qualities of slow fashion in one little bloom.

- Strong fabric that is made to last.
Merino wool is a super fine natural fibre that is strong (approx. 6 times stronger than cotton) machine washable and odour resistant. You’ll wear it more, but wash it less which is a big win for you and the environment! This turtleneck will last the distance and won’t stretch out of shape even after repeated wear and washing.

All these great qualities are woven into one super stylin’ wardrobe staple.
This is 18.9 micron 200GSM premium merino jersey knit- Merino fibres are so fine that they won’t itch- not one bit. This jersey is not a bulky knit by any means, rather a fine soft knit which is great for layering.

This turtleneck is a form fitting garment, but isn’t completely skin tight. A little ease in either the bust or waist is ok (the turtleneck will still hug your body even with an inch or two ease): if you’re in-between sizes, If you prefer a firmer fit size down, whereas if you’d like some room to move size up (fit tip- most people who are in-between sizes tend to size down because merino jersey is very stretchy)

For reference- Ash is wearing a size S in the product photos and wears an AUS size 8-10 in standard sizing.

Recommended: Choose a size that is closest to your bust and waist measurements and cross check with the guide below.

GARMENT MEASUREMENTS: Each turtleneck is made to order to your specified size, so please measure carefully and don’t hesitate to reach out for sizing help via the contact page- I’m here to help!

Length of turtleneck: 23.5’’/ 59.5cm

XS- Approx. Aus 6/8
Bust- 33’’ / 84cm
Waist- 26’’ / 66cm
Sleeve length- 23 3/4'' / 60.5cm

S - Approx. Aus 10
Bust- 35’’ / 89cm
Waist- 28’’ / 71cm
Sleeve length- 24'' / 61cm

M- Approx. Aus 12
Bust- 37’’ / 94cm
Waist- 30’’ / 76cm
Sleeve length- 24 1/4'' / 61.5cm

L - Approx. Aus 14
Bust- 39’’ / 99cm
Waist- 32’’ / 81cm
Sleeve length- 24 1/2'' / 62cm

XL - Approx. Aus 16
Bust- 42’’ / 106.5cm
Waist- 35’’ / 89cm
Sleeve length- 24 3/4'' / 63

2XL - Approx. Aus 18
Bust- 45’’ / 114.5cm
Waist- 38’’ / 96.5cm
Sleeve length- 25'' /63.5cm

3XL - Approx. Aus 20
Bust- 48" / 122cm
Waist- 41" / 104cm
Sleeve length- 25'' /63.5cm

4XL - Approx. Aus 22
Bust- 51" / 129.5cm
Waist- 44"/ 112cm
Sleeve length- 25'' /63.5cm

When will my order arrive? Your order will be dispatched within 5 business days (if a ready to ship item is purchased along with a made to order item, the entire order will be dispatched together when the made to order item is ready) All orders come with parcel tracking so you can keep up to date with delivery info.

INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING: Packages sent outside Australia may be subject to import taxes, customs duties, and/or fees imposed by the destination country. These charges will typically be due once the shipped goods arrive at the country of destination.

Such charges are not included in the product price or shipping and handling cost. All import taxes, customs duties and/or fees are the responsibility of the buyer. 

The buyer is responsible for obtaining information regarding their country’s laws, regulations, and restrictions that may apply when purchasing our products. By placing an international order (shipping outside of Australia), the buyer is responsible for abiding by their country’s laws, regulations, and restrictions. Import taxes, customs duties and fees differ between countries and it is advised you check with your local customs import fees before purchasing outside of Australia. 

Care instructions: 
Cold machine wash in wash bag, or hand wash. Gentle cycle recommended. Dry flat in shade. Warm iron. Do not bleach. Do not tumble dry.

Whilst every effort has been made to accurately capture the different colour tones, colours may vary between screen displays (and in person the colour can vary depending on lighting). The merino range is captured in a variety of lighting throughout the range in the cropped t, cropped turtleneck and cropped long sleeved t sweater product listings- by viewing the other merino product listings in the Phuncle shop you'll be able to see the colours in different lighting.


Supporting local designers and makers- All Uncle Phuncle garments are designed and made in Melbourne, Australia. Our designs are produced in small quantities with the utmost care and love, ensuring that each garment is made with a high standard of quality.

Here at Uncle Phuncle we believe in slow fashion – We believe in classic styles and silhouettes that can be worn and enjoyed for many years to come!