Vol. 5 Iss. 4
For some, there is no softer place to bed down at night than among a herd of 10,000 cashmere goats, even if it does mean traveling up to 15,000 feet. Learn about life with the nomads in India's High Himalayas, and then come back down to the temperate climate of Wales where an old-fashioned woolen mill produces traditional carpet that even Prince Charles has taken a fancy to.
Fibers/Animals: Wool, Guanaco, Cashmere, Black Welsh Mountain Sheep
Places: Esgyrn and Pembrokeshire, Wales; Jammu and Kashmir, India; Colorado; Britain; Ladakh; Ireland