Books

Sheep, Shepherd & Land, by Anna Hunter

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Journey across Canada to meet the small-scale sheep farmers who are on a mission to reinvigorate the domestic wool industry. Learn about each farmer’s motivations, their dedication to applying climate-forward practices, and their passion for developing regional infrastructure to ensure their wool is processed, milled, and made into goods locally. Along the way, learn about the unique characteristics of the sheep breeds being raised across the country, and how the wool from each is best used in textiles.

Custom-Fit Hats, by Kate Atherley

A fun and different way to knit hats: from the top down.

This is not a standard pattern book — it’s a complete recipe for making your own custom-fit hats, for any head, with any yarn. Just grab a skein and start knitting!

Photo tutorials and guidance on fit and yarn help you make your first hat perfect. For experienced hat knitters, the advice on customization and straightforward but powerful formulas empower you to get designing.