wool is great! please use it.

wool is great! please use it.

by Gretchen Frederick March 29, 2017 1 comment

We love wool! This little company, Solitude Wool, grew out of our desire to encourage small farms around us who were throwing out such interesting wool of interesting breeds by proving we valued it. We buy their good wool for about double or triple the market price. After ten plus years, we have only bought a teeny amount of wool by industry standards, yet I think it helps.

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April 8,9 & 10: Northern CA Handweavers Guild Conference

April 8,9 & 10: Northern CA Handweavers Guild Conference

by Gretchen Frederick April 03, 2016

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Speaking to Potomac Fiber Arts Guild Sat 3/12 & Fiber Farmers Market Sun 3/13

Speaking to Potomac Fiber Arts Guild Sat 3/12 & Fiber Farmers Market Sun 3/13

by Gretchen Frederick March 03, 2016

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Sue Burke and the Karakul bucket bag

Sue Burke and the Karakul bucket bag

by Gretchen Frederick November 12, 2015

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Solitude Jacket wins Knitting Daily KAL vote

Solitude Jacket wins Knitting Daily KAL vote

by Gretchen Frederick July 12, 2015

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Breed of the Week: Montadale & Leesburg and Falls Church, VA markets Saturday 12/13, Dupont Circle, DC market Sunday 12/14

Breed of the Week: Montadale & Leesburg and Falls Church, VA markets Saturday 12/13, Dupont Circle, DC market Sunday 12/14

by Gretchen Frederick December 12, 2014

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Breed of the week: Karakul, baby lambs and Tinkerbell to the mill

Breed of the week: Karakul, baby lambs and Tinkerbell to the mill

by Gretchen Frederick November 21, 2014 1 comment

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What's in our yarn...?

What's in our yarn...?

by Gretchen Frederick July 24, 2014

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