Thursday, May 10, 2012

Today's pic ~





Yak Types...

Yaks are divided by color into the following categories:
  • Imperial: black hair with a black nose.
  • Black: black hair with a gray nose
  • Trim: black hair with white trim usually on the forehead, feet and tip of tail.
  • Royal: black and white hair (like Holstein cows).
  • Golden: light brown to golden color (from a recessive gene).
  • Woolly: longer and thicker hair coat. 

Bijou Spun Fingering Weight, 100% Yak Yarn


Bijou Spun Tibetan Dream Sock Yarn


another blog knitter, Julie in Maryland,
 is making
Color Affection by Veera Valimaki (Ravelry)
with
Yak - Bamboo yarn

in reading about YAKS
i found they are totally used in every aspect

God created a multi-purpose animal
for us here on earth!


now, where are my 'sticks' & 'string'??!!!
^)^ hawknitr



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    1. i'm always finding something new/interesting in the yarn world!!

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