Our brand is founded on the hard work and full hearts of local yarn stores, without we could not exist. Many had to close their doors to help flatten the curve and stop this virus from spreading. By looking out for their customers and employees and putting global health first, they find themselves in a potentially tenuous financial situation. At Nomadnoos, we want to support.
What makes Yak and Camel fibers and especially these fibers used for Nomadnoos yarns so special and eco-friendly?
Yak fiber, a high-quality fiber is as soft as cashmere, much warmer than merino wool, breathable and odor-resistant.
The perception of time varies depending on what we do: it seems to be lasting forever when we get bored, fly when we are having fun or enjoying great moments.
Time can also be a constraint. These days we are always running, “we never have time”. How many times do we say this in the course of a lifetime?
If you search the word « Mongolia » in Google and go to the images section, what do you see? Unspoilt landscapes dotted with round, white tents, the so-called yurts or ger, covered with animal skins, and men and women in traditional dress taking care of their families and livestock.
Today the trend in the apparel industry is “fast fashion” where low prices are key. Which obliges the factory owner to continue to pay his employees on a minimum wage basis. Luckily this is different for factories that are following the Fairtrade principles where people get a higher salary and can receive some of the sales profit.