Washing Shetland hoggit fleece

So that Shetland fleece I bought at Rhinebeck… The one I thought was tan? Well I was WRONG. I decided to wash a couple of locks just to see if I could do it without felting the thing. I had heard so many HORROR stories you see about Shetland fleeces that felted in the bag… Read More Washing Shetland hoggit fleece


Busy busy busy… Rhinebeck and Warrior’s Naadam

So… on October 20 and 21st I and about 10,000 other fiber fans made our pilgrimage to the Dutchess County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck NY for the annual Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool Festival. (http://www.sheepandwool.com/) But me? I had to be different… Why? Because the Silver Horde was having it’s first ever Warrior’s Naadam up in Putnam… Read More Busy busy busy… Rhinebeck and Warrior’s Naadam