Qiviut Yarn, Green
Qiviut is the fine underfur of Muskox. Extremely rare, it is much warmer than wool and finer than cashmere. Pure qiviut will not shrink and is easily maintained. Qiviut is light weight and hypoallergenic.
Ply: 2, Length: 200 yards
Nunavut Qiviut supports the traditional Inuit lifestyle of our Arctic community. Our mission is to develop sustainable, imaginative and beneficial fiber products from our environment. Nunavut Qiviut is located in Kugluktuk, Nunavut, Canada, which is just north of the Arctic circle. At the mouth of the Coppermine River, perched on the Arctic Ocean in the heart of muskox county. Muscox photo credit: DNV Photo Ltd.