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A Mongolian nomadic herder makes felt by using two thin sticks to fluff a pile of wool before wetting it. It will then be rolled in a skin and dragged behind a horse to compact the fibers.  Location:	ALTAY MOUNTAINS, MONGOLIAN PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC.

Mongolian man with wool ready to be felted . The wet fibre is laid out in large sheets , which can then be felted and rolled .

kepenek - a turkish felt cape...used by shepherds in Turkey

I found this to be an amazing creation. Part cloak/coat, then a sleeping bag of sorts. A kepenek,a turkish felt cape.used by shepherds in Turkey

Yak herder spins wool while watching his herd. Nimaling Plateau. Ladakh. India.

Yak herder spins wool while watching his herd. Yak Herders of Ladakh India Picture Gallery by Bryan & Cherry Alexander Photography. Arctic and Antarctic photography experts.

Algerian woman, date unknown

Woman spinning wool, Northwest Africa ca. 1895 [note pair of fibula brooch pins holding the shawl on her shoulders, reminiscent of bronze and iron-age styles of clothing: untailored wraps of woven textiles traditional in biblical lands)

Native American woman knitting. 1930.

Magallanes y Antartica Chilena Region, Chile --- Native American Woman Near Cape Horn --- Image by ?

So I was telling my mum about my recent spinning research and she asked me why I had been working so hard to document the style of spinning I was doing. I explained to her that a lot of people thin…

Research and documenting how they spun.

A horse helps in the compression of the Felt rug... http://www.feltrugs.co.uk/about/

Felt - unique rugs for traditional and contemporary interiors - the first company to source shyrdak felt rugs direct from nomadic makers across Kyrgyzstan and import them for sale in the UK.

Wool Spinning Achill Island, Ireland, 1903

At the spinning wheel "a home scene typical of Old Ireland", Achill Island, Date Created/Published:

Shyrdak. Felt rug.  http://www.dyeinghousegallery.com/en/shyrdak-a-colorful-felt-rug/

Folk Costume & Embroidery: Ala Ki'iz and Shyrdak, Felts of the Kirghiz

Romanian Spinner

A Distaff from the Russian Arctic

Peasant woman in Bukovina, today half in Romania and half in Ukraine spinning

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Felted Hood Felted Hat Felt Hoody Nunofelt Hoodie ETHNO BEAUTY Art Hat Wild hat hats Nuno Felt

Felted Hood Felted Hat Felt Hoody Nunofelt Hoodie ETHNO by filcant, $159.00