Oodie Releases Matching UGGs To Help You Get Through The Winter
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Oodie has ventured into new territory and has just filed a new collaboration with Original UGG Boots Australiaso you can now match your hoodie blanket to your UGGs if you want.
The line includes seven different styles that match existing Oodies, with avocado, unicorn, koala, corgi and panda prints among the range.
The new UGG Oodie are unisex and are currently only available in adult size – sorry kids.
They aren’t cheap either, with a pair priced at $ 199, however, they’re currently on sale for $ 174. Meanwhile, the The corresponding Oodies are also on sale at the moment, going from $ 109 each to $ 84.
What to look for when buying UGG
The world of UGGs can be a bit confusing to navigate as there are so many brands with almost identical names and very similar products.
Some brands use ‘Australia’ in their name, but not all of their products are made in Australia, so review these details if this is important to you. Anything made in Australia should have this fact sewn onto the boot, like the UGG collaboration with Oodie.
Also check whether the sheepskin is Australian or not, it is interesting to note that the most well-known first brand – which changed its name from ‘UGG Australia’ to just ‘UGG’ – although it is created by an Australian, is actually owned by the United States and its boots. are not made in Australia from Australian materials.
UGG on sale in Australia
To get the best price, keep an eye on sales and just do a little research to make sure you know exactly what you are buying.
The UGG Outbacks, for example, use Australian sheepskin but their boots are not made in Australia. The brand The camel-colored half-length UGGs are currently on sale at Kogan for $ 60 instead of the usual $ 160, while their full length boots are priced at $ 95, marked from $ 200.
Meanwhile, a number of models of the American brand UGG, 30% off at The Iconic right now, with up to $ 66 off the regular retail price.
The 3/4 length of OZWEAR UGGs are also on sale on Catch.com, down from $ 259 to $ 100However, they are made in China and do not use Australian sheepskin.
What is an Oodie?
An Oodie is a wearable blanket – a cross between an oversized hoodie and that super comfy blanket that you wrap around your shoulders and walk around the house when it’s freezing cold.
The idea first hit the market in 2017 thanks to the American show Shark Tank, when The Comfy’s portable covers made their debut.
You can get hold of the original brand designs in Australia for $ 60 via Amazon Australia, but many local brands have started offering similar products now.
The rise of casual dressing thanks to stay-at-home orders linked to COVID over the past year and a bit has seen hooded blankets and similar trends like loungewear gain in popularity as a result. that shoppers seek to be as comfortable as possible when stuck inside.
Other brands selling hooded blankets
At the bottom of the price scale, Cotton On has an adult “ snugget ” currently on sale for $ 30, down $ 60, and Kmart has a $ 29 design that buyers go wild with, but it’s only available in navy blue.
Big W also has an inexpensive design for $ 40, however, as with anything drastically reduced in price, some buyers have complained that the quality of cheaper models on the market is not as good as some. of the most expensive brands. .
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