Summer Fun

Summer time is the time where I restock and get ready for the cool season.  It's also a time where I can take the time to experiment with some ideas floating around in my head.
August 10, 2016 by Vicki Johnston

How Do You Make Your Pompoms?

So how do you make your pompoms?  I have struggled on many attempts  to make a nice, full attractive pompom and doing it on the cheap.

June 06, 2016 by Vicki Johnston

20 Things You Didn't Know About...Wool by Discover Magazine

This article is from the Discover Magazine

It hates liquid, loves vapor and is fire-resistant.

By Margaret Shakespeare|Thursday, October 01, 2015
December 19, 2015 by Vicki Johnston
Tags: sheep wool

My Early Morning Surprise and Natural Fibers

At Minnesota Custom Woolens we only use natural animal fibers! Why and what are these fibers?  Well the ones we include in this list are llama, alpaca, wool, and angora. Why? 

October 11, 2015 by Vicki Johnston