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Outdoor Wool Adventures - Kids in Yellowstone

Yellowstone - 2020! One of the benefits of the COVID pandemic is reduced crowds at some of our nation's natural wonders.  We wanted to fit in a trip to Yellowstone with our kids prior to the arrival of #3 a few weeks ago and of course we sported our wool hoodies the entire time. When traveling and doing a lot of outdoor activities versatile clothing is a must and these hoodies kept the kids warm but not sweaty. A perfect combination for the young outside adventurer who is constantly on the move and who falls asleep soundly when getting back in the car seat to head to the next stop.   Another must have for a kid's adventure is a personal travel...

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The Anatomy of a Wool Fibre

Wool is among the most versatile of natural fibers. Its amazing properties are well-known, but not found among many other natural fibers. The structure of a wool fiber consists of several different properties, each with unique functions.

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Why we love wool hoodies (And you should, too!)

Wool is our pillar here at Mountain Meadow Wool. Everything we do revolves around wool; whether were talking with local ranchers or wholesaling our yarn to a local yarn store, or in production of our finished products, it’s all about the wool. I want to specifically talk about Why we love wool hoodies and you should too! There are so many amazing properties to wool, specifically how it affects you and I physically. Wool itself is an extremely fascinating fiber, as you all probably already know, but let’s run through some of those properties: Wool is 100% natural, biodegradable, and renewable. A person can’t produce wool from any other means than from sheep. Not only that, but a sheep will...

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