Special thanks to Mohair SA, Maritime Travel and Hacklewood Hill Country Guesthouse for the spoils! Looking forward to spending two nights in absolute luxury!! #mohairSA #maritimetravel #hackwoodhillcountryguesthouse #competitionwinner #gifts #excitement
Spinning the yarn - Mohair series 6 of 7
The machines that spin the mohair yarn at Mohair Spinners South Africa in Uitenhage are absolutely amazing. My mouth hung open when they showed us how clever the machines are. The moment the thread is broken the specific line would stop, unwind a bit and reattach the two end of the thread so well that you can barely see the place where it broke. All automatically and very futuristic looking. Rolls of yarn are available for purchase in the factory shop next door at Hinterveld at a fraction of…
The Hinterveld Mohair Mill Tour incorporating Gubb and Inggs, Mohair Spinners South Africa and the Hinterveld Weaving Mill takes one right from where the dirty mohair comes in from the farm through the cleaning process to where mohair tops and yarn gets spun. Lastly visitors get to see the weaving process where products like scarves and blankets are woven. Here one of the weaving operators are busy creating the sought after blankets that Hinterveld is famous for.
Featured Photographer: Willem Law - Cheapflights
Take a minute from your busy day to enjoy these lush travel photographs taken by our twitter friend @LawWillem aka Willem Law of Panoram Photography. Featured Photographer: Willem Law was last modified: June 26th, 2019 by Kara Segedin
Backyard Farmyard Karoo Wedding – Cara + Matt
Cara mailed me way back in 2010 to ask if I would shoot their wedding in the Karoo. She threw in a few words about her wonderful fiance, the wide expansive Karoo and her idea of having a community fam