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Lambswool beanie knitted by our team
Beanie Lung-Rak
Soft lambswool from Changthang for winter

Beanie Lung-Rak

€49.00

lung-rak (Ladakhi) - wind storm

This beanie is hand-spun and hand-knitted by our team in Himachal Pradesh. The beanie is knitted with lambswool from the Changthang Plateau shorn by the nomad community. The lambswool is taken once of the young sheep at an age of around 7 months and has a fiber length of 50mm. Therefore it is soft and elastic.
 
      • 100% lambswool from Ladakh
      • one size fits all - the wool gets stretchier with use  
      • windproof and waterproof, perfect for fall and winter
      • sizing is 9" x 10" if measured laying flat and wool will stretch with use
      • farming: 7 months 
      • spinning: 1 day
      • dyeing: 1 day
      • knitting: 1 day 
Please note: This product is entirely made by hand. Therefore, irregularities in thickness of yarn are characteristic to the craft of handspinning. The fabric and the dye will change over time - the wool is becoming softer and the dyes lighter.  Please cold wash only with mild detergent and dry in the shade. Do not soak. For more information visit: Care