Entries by Elisabeth van Delden

#103 Yvar Monasch about Best Wool Carpets

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content Yvar Monasch is the Managing Director at Best Wool Carpets, a company based in the Netherlands. In this interview, Yvar shares insights about the tufting carpet industry and about Best Wool Carpets. As the company’s name already conveys, Best Wool Carpets is an […]

#101 Eric Bjergso about the Canadian Wool Industry

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content Eric Bjergso introduces us to the Canadian sheep and wool industry. In his interview, Eric provides insights into the history of the Canadian wool industry, sheep breeds and wool qualities. He describes the challenges and opportunities Canadian wool growers are faced with and […]

#099 Rebecca Burgess about the Fibershed

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content Rebecca Burgess introduces the Fibershed, a non-profit organization that explores and actively implements regional textile fiber and natural dye supply chains. In the interview, Rebecca explains how the idea for Fibershed developed and how it became an ever-growing self-sufficient community of wool growers, […]

#096: Allan De Boos about successful wool education

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content Allan De Boos has been working in the wool industry his whole career. As the Programme Manager responsible for the Woolmark Wool Education Course at tertiary level he shares his knowledge with the wool industry’s future designers and engineers. In this episode, he […]

#095 Yolanda Leask and Martin Brambley about Cloudwool

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content Yolanda Leask and Martin Brambley are the two young entrepreneurs behind the company Doppelhaus. In this episode, the two fashion textile experts talk about their product Cloudwool. Cloudwool is a non-woven fabric made out of wool. Yolanda and Martin share how they came […]