Ethical Yarn and Fiber

Here are some of my favorite sources of ethical and sustainable fiber and yarn worldwide. I love knowing where my yarn and fiber come from, and that they come from a place where the animal and the land are well taken care of!

White Gum Wool, Australia


Learn moreWGW story, interview with Nan Bray of White Gum Wool on Woolful, Video: “A Sheep Called Alice”

In the shop: superfine merino yarns in DK weight and fingering weight (dyed and natural), sock yarn, bouclé yarn, superfine merino combed top

Shipping: Postage in Australia and New Zealand is free. Elsewhere it is a flat rate of $8 (USA) or $10 (rest of the world). My order arrived to Israel within 3 weeks.


Moeke yarns, Netherlands

Learn More: Moeke yarns story

Where to buy: Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, The UK, USA, etsy

In the shop: traditional Romanian wool, dyed and natural, singles yarn for 3.5-4 mm needles.


Hey Lady Hey, North Carolina, USA


Learn More: About Hey Lady Hey

In the shop: hand dyed yarns and hand dyed fiber, knitting tools, patterns

Shipping: USPS international shipping is $15 (USD).


 Hinterland, Canada

Learn more: About Hinterland

In the shop: natural colored aran weight yarn and single ply lopi yarn



O-Wool, Philadelphia, USA


Learn more: O-Wool story

In the shop: yarns (from fingering weight to bulky), patterns


One thought on “Ethical Yarn and Fiber

  1. Pingback: status update | now I knit

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s