Which Alpaca Fur Is The Best For The Job?

Mining giant Valeant has announced that it has acquired Alpac Fur, a synthetic wool from the Alpuma family, for $3 billion.The deal will see Valeant merge with Alpamash, a major wool producers based in the UK, in a $20 billion global textile industry.The announcement comes just two days after the US government approved the sale […]

Howdy, the new wool film!

Wool shag rugs have become so popular in India, that they have even been seen in movies, even ones starring actors from the U.S. and Australia.Now, a new film titled Howdy will bring them to India.Director G.V. Rajputam said the film, a co-production between the filmmakers and the Mumbai-based producer R.R. Gopala, will chronicle the […]

What’s the deal with wool?

“It’s an amazing wool, and I like it,” said Joanne Fries, a sheep breeder and owner of the Fries Ranch in New Mexico.“It has that little extra, soft feel that it’s made of.It has a really soft feel, too.”“It makes it feel like a velvet-covered bedspread,” said Jessica R. Bickett, who owns The Ranch in […]