This makes me want to learn how to knit. For real this time…

fibershed…and to learn more about these fabulous people at Fibershed.

Here’s an excerpt from the Etsy post which explains the Fibershed Project:

In September of 2010, Rebecca pledged for one year to wear only garments made from fiber grown within a 150-mile radius of her front door, just north of San Francisco. Rebecca spins, weaves, knits, felts, and sews her own clothes — from organic cotton, wool, alpaca, and angora — and dyes them with plant material she grows herself or harvests in the wild. The goal of this endeavor – called the Fibershed Project — is to show that beauty and fashion can support sustainability, local economies, and regional agriculture.

Read more here…

Image courtesy of Paige Green.