Cashmere is made by shearing the fur from goats, removing the outer goat hair from the undercoat that makes the cashmere, spinning the fibers into a yarn and knitting these fibers into a fabric. Natural cashmere fibers v... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting Sewing

To clean cashmere, do not use a washer or a dryer. Instead, hand wash and air dry the garment to help extend its life and avoid unnecessary dry-cleaning expenses. More » Home & Garden Cleaning Laundry

Cashmere clothing can be ironed on a low-heat setting. Adjust the dial on the iron to "wool" and iron the garment very carefully to avoid scorching it. More »

Cashmere wool comes from the downy undercoat of cashmere goats. These goats are bred specifically for their fleece; the cashmere fleece is removed in early spring after its maximum length is reached. More »

Cashmere comes from goats. It is made from the long, woolly hairs that make up a goat's downy undercoat. Any goat can produce cashmere, but most cashmere is made from selected goats that produce particularly long, fine u... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting Sewing

Mohair fabric is made using the hair of Angora goats and is used to create coats, sweaters, socks, scarves and other knitwear. Mohair fabric is also used to produce carpets and rugs. More » Hobbies & Games Crafting Sewing

Needle punch embroidery is used to create dimensional needle art using a punch needle, which is used to punch the fabric with materials such as floss, pearl cotton or yarn. Needle punch embroidery also requires the use o... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting Sewing