Gudbrandsdalens Uldvarefabrik (GU) has been making textiles for over 130 years, generating 600,000 metres of fabric annually. The family-owned manufacturer specialises in the production of high-end wool-based upholstery fabrics. The slogan ‘Wool for Generations’ is justified by keeping the complete production process in-house, from raw material to finished product. GU’s textiles have a broad international appeal, appearing in costumes in Broadway’s Frozen and Pierre Paulin’s design furniture.
From its base in Lillehammer, Gudbrandsdalens Uldvarefabrik (GU) has been manufacturing textiles for over 130 years and now generates approximately 600,000 metres of fabric every year. Specialising in the production of wool, the company handles the complete journey from raw material to finished product under one roof, ensuring quality can be maintained at every stage in the process. Although always in pursuit of innovation, GU is founded on the traditions and local values that have defined Scandinavian design for generations, and its products have won 20 awards for design excellence.