Melody MacMillan, owner of Chiengora Fibers spins chiengora wool on her spinning wheel at the Farmer's Market as a potential customer examines some of the cool hats, scarves and other items she makes from chiengora, (Revelstoke BC) which is of all things, dog hair. MacMillan said she learned the art of spinning yarn from dog hair while she was in the Yukon. "People have been doing it for hundreds of years," she said,
This is Chiengora which means "Dog hair" and is used for things such as mittens or hats or scarves etc. !!!