The village of Dale is nestled between beautiful steep mountains, waterfalls and fjords on the west coast of Norway. In 1879, the historic textile factory was established in this valley with easy access to wool, strong knitting traditions, and a great supply of natural power from the local waterfalls. Since then, Dale of Norway has developed stu...
The village of Dale is nestled between beautiful steep mountains, waterfalls and fjords on the west coast of Norway. In 1879, the historic textile factory was established in this valley with easy access to wool, strong knitting traditions, and a great supply of natural power from the local waterfalls. Since then, Dale of Norway has developed stunning designs in premium qualities that are well-known worldwide. into garments for fashion and sport with an authentic story.
Our superwash merino is one of the finest wools available. The fibre come from the merino sheep that can only be found in the worldâ€™s warmer climates. Merino has very fine and long stable fibres giving it the very smooth next-to-skin comfort. All of our Merino is sourced from certified suppliers that meet the strictest standards; animal friendly and superior quality.
Through research and development, Dale of Norway was able to come up with the Knitshell (TM) concept, a wool fabric that is windproof, breathable and water repellent. It is a 3-layer fabric consisting of a water repellent knit, 100% wool knit fabric that is fused with a breathable windproof membrane and a soft inner liner, creating an amazing fabric with technical properties. This is proprietary to Dale of Norway and we use it exclusively in our outerwear collection.
Despite the technological development of synthetic fibers, no man-made fibers can match the natural, high performance properties of wool. It has superior insulation and breathability, it regulates body temperature, absorbs and wicks moisture, it is warm even when wet or damp, is naturally odor resistant, elastic, non-static and maintains its shape – and best of all, it is a 100% natural and sustainable fiber.
Due to the cold winters, Norway has a long tradition of wool and knitwear. The beautiful traditional patterns have mostly been inspired by nature or history. Over the past 130 years, Dale of Norway has developed its own famous designs, and redesigned age-old Norwegian patterns. Dale effectively turns patterns into garments for fashion and sport with an authentic story.
A classic Dale of Norway hat. Matches the Anniversary sweater but can easily be used by itself. Fully lined with skinsoft merino. One size.
Classic hat made with skinsoft merino. Matches Kongsvollen sweater and coordinates well with most outfits. One size.
Sporty headband with a classic look. Made with skin soft merino. One size.
The original hat from the 1956 Winter Olympic Games. A great authentic look - lined with skinsoft merino for comfort. Norwegian wool. One size.
The classic headband from the 1956 Cortina Winter Olympic Games. Norwegian wool lined with extra-fine merino. One size.
Classic women's hat featuring an attractive and classic reindeer pattern. Lined with skinsoft merino. Norwegian wool.One size.
Classic Norwegian hat with great tassels. Norwegian wool. Lined with extra-fine Merino. One size.
The perfect hat for the outdoors! Water repellent yarn and lined with a windproof and breathable liner. Sporty Nordic design. Matches the Lyngen sweater or any winter look. One size.
The classic ski hat from Dale of Norway lined with skinsoft Merino for comfort. One size.
A classic ski hat. Matches the Holmenkollen sweater but can easily be used by itself. 100% medium weight wool and lined with skinsoft, extra-fine Merino for comfort.
A fabulous duffle coat made with Dale of Norway’s proprietary Knitshell fabric, giving it technical features without compromising the appealing urban look. Knitshell is an innovative combination of water-repellent wool and a windproof membrane, offering great comfort and protection from cold, blustery conditions, snow and rain. Knitshell is also stain and...
A comfortable and modern sweater with an authentic heritage, inspired by the official Garmisch World Championship sweater from 1978. This versatile garment is made with Dale of Norway’s premium skinsoft Merino and long-lasting knit quality, perfect for an active lifestyle. The main design element is the traditional eight leaf Selbu rose, giving the...
The official sweater for the 2016 Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, featuring the iconic Olympic rings. The design is inspired by the Olympic sweater for the 1994 Lillehammer Games, but in a far more modern version. The sweater is made from super soft, 100% Merino wool. Machine washable. Pair with the matching hat, sold separately. Women's version...
A beautiful and versatile cardigan. The design is inspired by the Aurora borealis, the point where the midnight sun meets the sea. This spectacular phenomenon of sun and light is seen in the Northern part of Norway. The cardigan is made with our innovative Comfort knit technology, giving it a comfortable feel and fit with a bit of stretch, in a double...
A sporty and super-lightweight top in the softest ultrafine Merino for ultimate comfort, with an innovative premium and eco-friendly quality. The Rondane is great for winter, and for winter sports, this technical base layer top is an excellent insulator against cold temperatures, is super breathable, wicks sweat, and dries quickly. Great for skiing or...
A bestselling classic, based on the original St. Moritz World Ski Championship sweater. This design combines authentic elements in a sporty yet refined look. It is made with our innovative Comfort knit technology, giving it a comfortable feel and fit with a bit of stretch, in a double layer skinsoft Merino.
An innovative super-lightweight Weatherproof pullover made with Dale of Norway’s premium skinsoft Merino and long-lasting knit quality, ideal for year-round use. It is water repellent with a stretchy windproof and breathable liner, making it perfect for an active lifestyle including skiing, hiking and sailing.
A new and innovative lightweight and comfortable Weatherproof sweater, featuring technical details as a premium breathable windproof liner, water-repellent wool and soft Merino cuffs. It is also stain and dirt resistant, ideal for lighter colors. The sporty design is inspired by traditional Norwegian patterns, with a modern fit and attractive colors.
A new interpretation of the classic outdoor hunting jacket, traditional deer motif on the sleeves combined with attractive design elements for a handsome lifestyle look. Our technical Weatherproof features make it perfect for hunting and the outdoors. It protects not only from the cold, but also from wind and wet conditions such as rain and snow.
An updated version of the popular Storetind sweater, featuring many technical details, a breathable windproof liner and long-lasting water and stain repellent wool. It features an improved fit and design, the perfect alternative for an outdoor jacket. It is named after the Lyngen mountain range in northern Norway, a spectacular ski area for experienced...
Authentic Nordic knit patterns, combined with new detailing and technical features, makes this a stylish Weatherproof jacket for the outdoors. The water-repellent wool and the windproof liner make this jacket suitable for all weather conditions, and perfect for the ski slopes.
A harmonious blend of authentic details and attractive colors makes this an exciting new sweater from Dale of Norway.
The Original! There is no other way to describe this traditional sweater, the first official Olympic Sweater made for the 1956 Winter Olympic Games in Cortina d'Ampezzo. The design captures the essence, soul and spirit of traditional Norwegian history that continues to transcend generations. Made with Norwegian wool.
A new and modern design adapted to current lifestyles and fashion trends. This bomber jacket pays tribute to our original Cortina Olympic sweater from 1956. The shape, contrast colors and leather detailing represent a journey through the evolution of Nordic knit patterns and showcases new trends in Nordic design.
A contemporary and handsome sweater named after the Dovre mountain area, known in Norwegian literature for its “mountain hall” where trolls were hiding. The expression “til Dovre faller” (until the Dovre falls), was used in the oath sworn during the Norwegian Constituent Assembly in 1814, when Norway formed an independent nation following its separation...
An attractive, classic design inspired by authentic Norwegian fishermen’s sweaters that were common in the early 1900s. The stripes reflect the classic sailor look, combined with the traditional eight leaf Selbu rose, symbolizing strength and protection from danger.
A sporty cardigan with a youthful look and fit. The design is inspired by the same patterns that are found in the original Cortina Olympic sweater, but adapted for a lighter contemporary cardigan version. Named after Hemsedal, a popular ski resort in Norway, located in the same beautiful mountain area as Gol.
The authentic Dale of Norway look! The Setesdal design evokes history and memories, it is the most recognized Norwegian pattern and has been knitted for generations. This is the original design that started the Norwegian sweater category. The small v-shaped dots are known as the “lusemønster” (lice pattern) while the crosses were believed to protect from...
The Sochi sweater is the official Olympic sweater for the Norwegian national team in the Olympic Games in Sochi 2014. It is knitted 100% wool and made in Norway. The Norwegian flag in the neck is knitted in soft merino. Medium high neck, gold zipper and genuine salmon leather details.
Sporty and stylish, the St. Moritz headband is made with 100% Merino wool. Merino wool exterior for insulation and warmth is lined with a lightweight, Merino wool liner for breathability, sweat wicking, and itch-free comfort.