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Handpainted Warps

  I remember being shocked at the price tag on a set of room dividers at a Handweavers Guild sale. It was …

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Blue Dye in History

The color blue has long been associated with royalty and riches. Any plant yielding blue dye was considered a valuable commodity, and …

Recycled vs. Reused Wool

It’s easy to assume that anything “recycled” must be good for the environment. In the case of recycled wool, there is a …

Are You Allergic to Wool?

  Are you allergic to wool?  A lot of people can’t wear wool, because it makes them feel itchy and uncomfortable.  Nobody …