I went to the Sheep & Wool Festival in Rhineback, NY today.
Specialty yarn score! Clockwise from the top: Blends of Himalayan nettle, mink, Samoyed hair (yes-dog!, mohair, angora, and 100% angora.
Rainbow of yarns for a scarf:
This is a merino/silk blend for a shrug:
Some new friends (no; they didn't come home with me):
These are Pac-cunas (cross between alpaca and vicuna)
Finally, just throwing this in to complete the weekend from my nearly full moon hike: