Kid mohair magic

Hi friends

It’s been a busy few weeks since my last post so I thought it’s about time for an update.

Ines’ hand spun silk and machine spun kid mohair bobble yarn is a great hit. We’ve been having a lot of fun developing fun things that show it off to full advantage. Here are some examples…

Extra long scarf

Extra long scarf

Loose knit shawl

Bobble yarn Shawl

Working with the Kid Mohair has been a revelation. I really love the way the fibers catch the light and the soft halo around the finished garment like this one:

Shawl close up

Shawl close up

kid mohair hoodie shawl

kid mohair hoodie shawl

And here are some new pics of our favorite goodies:

Kid mohair striped sweater

Kid mohair striped sweater

handspun schmoo loose knit

hand spun schmoo loose knit

bamboo poncho

bamboo poncho

bamboo poncho

bamboo poncho

And finally:

wool sweater

wool sweater wool sweater

wool sweater

wool sweater

Well friends, pop in for a visit again soon, we’ll be showing some of our newly developed yarns. Seeing as we no longer are able to get the imported tussah silk,  we’ve decided to develop yarns that are as purely local as possible, hand dyed and eco friendly. I can’t wait to show you.

See you all soon,

happy knitting


About lancek1

Hi, my name is Lance. I love meeting new people and learning new things. Some of the things I love are paint effects, dyeing, felting, knitting, in fact, anything to do with fibre, color and creativity. Browse around and feel free to comment

Posted on May 23, 2011, in dyeing, hand spun yarn, knitting, machine knitting, mohair, wool, yarn and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 8 Comments.

  1. Nice to see a new post from you! Your mohair looks a lot less hairy than what we get here in NZ. Looks lovely! i love you new designs too! No wonder they are a hit.

  2. Hello again:-) so nice to hear from you , W . S. Had a few internet issues lately but hopefully that’s fixed. going to take a seek at what you’ve been up to in a bit . chat soon

  3. wow, I love them all but that long scarf looks super snuggly and cozy! you are both so talented!

  4. It Is!!! having so much fun discovering the kid mohair. Glad you like the long scarf, we did a super cuddle one like that with pockets on the ends… and tassles. Who’s afraid of winter now:-)

  5. That looks great for this coming winter

  6. I’m glad you like it John. Kid mohair sure is warm and cuddly for winter, it’s also light and doesn’t weigh you down.

  7. lovely products would love to see them in real life one day. I believe you met Alosha recently … small world :)

    • Hi Helen , thanks for the kind comment, I’m glad you like. It’s a great product to work with and one of the most environmentally friendly, sustainable fibres to wear. I enjoyed chatting with Alosha… hes an interesting guy.

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