Hello, my name is Kalea. Welcome to my shop.
I live in Canada, and I’m working on a master’s degree at a university in Sweden (yes, it’s a little complicated). I have no control over my knitting obsession, so I’m trying to write my thesis on knitting, in an eco-feminist kind of way.
I really love the north. I lived in Scotland for three years, and have traveled a lot in Scandinavia. In fact, I flee to Iceland every year to escape the heat of summer. In all my traveling, I’ve been inspired by the traditional designs of Northern Europe, and have completely fallen in love with the wool that northern sheep produce. The harsh winters they have to endure mean that their wool is warmer and fluffier, and full of struggle.
Lucky for me (and for you), there is a small woolen mill a mere 244 kilometers from…
- Joined August 9, 2011