Buachaille – coming soon!

Aug. 25, 2105... this from http://katedaviesdesigns.com/2015/08/22/buachaille-coming-soon/ flock of sheep, for Buachaille yarn

I am a great advocate for using local materials, and nowhere more so than where wool is concerned. Sheep, and the human work around them, are an incredibly important part of the structure and character of the British landscape and I find it very sad that so many yarns made and sold in Britain in general, – and Scotland in particular – are not raised here, from our native sheep. With some notable exceptions, much of the wool described as “Scottish” has little or nothing at all to do with the many sheep raised in this landscape by hard-working farmers and crofters. Read more