Are you planning to do some knitting or crocheting over the holidays? Slowfiber has gotten in a bunch of new supplies for you, including recycled cashmere, wool, and an organic cotton and yak blend (really!). These yarns are in colors we actually wear and made from fibers that give you bragging rights...and warmth. Make your own knit items, luxuriously and sustainably. Slowfiber is located at 517B Hartnell Street in Downtown Old Monterey.
Now available in store and online:
Trendsetter, Lana Grossa
recycled cashmere / wool blend
50 grams, 66 yards
75% recycled cashmere, 25% Merino wool, and in an Aran weight...Whaa?
organic wool / polyamide blend
50 grams, 165 yards
Awesome color choices...small fleck of tweed and just a little poly. Think socks...so nice and lightweight.
recycled wool tweed
50 grams, 225 yards
This has a crazy good price point ($7.50). Best for lightweight scarves and shawls. Awesome color choices selected to help you match what you wear most already.
Trendsetter, Cotton & Yak
organic cotton / yak blend
50 grams, 95 yards
This 75% cotton, 25% yak blend is great - the yak adds a little drape to the cotton and the yarn does not pill.