The Diamond Fibre! (Part II)

In part I we discussed mohair fleeces, and the characteristics of this extra insolating, light, lustrous, strong fibre. Now the fun part, … crafting with mohair! Mohair Yarn First the bad news, not all mohair yarn is created equal. For many reasons a yarn to be hand-knit, woven or crocheted is almost always a blend…

The Diamond Fibre! ( Part I)

Most crafters who enjoy working with natural fibres have some idea of what a sheep looks like before it is shorn, and what fleece is like after shearing and before processing. While I would not claim to have given it deep thought I used to think of an angora goat as a sort of woolly…