mohair


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mohair

goat hair, product of the Angora goat.
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The major use for mohair in the recent past was in hand-knitting yarnsin which the natural luster and brightness of mohair combined with its smooth handle, warmth and tendency to resist dirt, creasing and felting provide distinct advantages over synthetic fibers and even wool.
Our other Nigora kids seem to have either similar mohair (very soft and fine) or slightly more coarse mohair that has a natural wave and a high luster but still retains a very soft touch.
Capricorn Mohair Socks hold enough stock to keep its 65 UK retailers going throughout the year, but in this case, the quantity was so large, the socks had to be made especially for the order.
Center Seam" Teddy Bear (1907)In the early 1900s, every seventh Steiff bear had a seam down the center of its face to ensure mohair fabric wasn't wasted.
Henriksdal chair with Kungsvik sand cover, pounds 69, Ikea; mohair wool throw, pounds 32, plaid chenille cushion, pounds 25, both Debenhams.
By using exclusive mohair from the Camdeboo region of South Africa, the dunhill blazer benefits from a number of performance qualities:
THE suits are the real deal, the original wool and mohair mix, and no doubt you'll see a few of these superb garments shining in the stage lights at the Ricoh tonight.
The Blue mohair trousers are being loaned to the World Museum by Roger McGough.
We were very privileged to be asked to make the suits; the suit is a two button slim navy 100% mohair with specially designed lining with red panels and striped piping.
Gold bangles, pounds 4 each, Accessorize; Grey mohair sweater dress with bow, pounds 45, JL@John Lewis.
Floor coverings are silk corduroy, natural flokati sheepskin and white mohair.
Her company specializes in yarn balls as well as blankets, shawls, and handbags; our favorite is the Knobby Ball, made from recycled excess mohair fluff.