Tom and I took a break from writing to make the 10-minute drive to Amherst, pop. 1052. My first stop is always Wisconsin Wool Exchange. It's a little store that proves size doesn't matter, it's what you do with it. Today they were chockablock with all kinds of yarny goodness: wheels of Icelandic unspun, handpainted sock yarn, handspun local alpaca, handmade glass buttons ...
The wall o' Kimmet Croft always blows my mind with its beauty. I'm becoming a Kimmet Croft collector without realizing it. Here are my two beautiful colors for today. Both are worsted weight.
|Kimmet Croft Luscious Lamb (100% merino lambswool, 230 yards) in Blue Sky|
and Comfort Plus (100% fine wool) in Shamrock Green