Tell us about your business.local yarn + knitwear designer Peggie Ehlers uses the farm to fashion approach when determining products felted soaps, alpaca socks, hand spun/crafted yarns, breed milled yarns from farmers, original patterns and hand knit garments. The history of the world’s plant and animal fiber is the premise of all Nuna’s concepts. Nuna tapped into this history through the art and science of hand spinning and composing a wool education programs for children. Nuna`s creative director Peggie Ehlers became nationally certified in 2009 as a wool classer. These accomplishments have enabled Nuna to design products from specific wool breed types and plant varieties that incorporate all that we live with in fashion and life style. Nuna prides itself with supplying knitters & consumers with the finest breeds and softest yarns available. We believe loyalty begins with education and assuring our clients of where and how our products are made.
What makes your business stand out?WHAT'S ON YOUR BACK?...WHAT'S IN STORES?... AND WHAT DO YOU BUY? IS ALWAYS A QUESTION. IT IS NUNA'S MISSION TO PRODUCE PRODUCTS THAT ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS AND TO BRIDGE THE "FARM TO FASHION" MOVEMENT. NUNA’S PRODUCTS HOLDS A STORY . IT HIDES IN THE WOOL AND WHISPERS FROM ALL ITS AMERICAN MADE PRODUCTS . LOOK CLOSE, THE ANIMALS ARE GRAZING IN A SPRING GREEN PASTURE . A CRAFTSMAN IS BLENDING AND DESIGNING EACH PRODUCT . OUR WOOL FELT USES THE FINEST MERINO MICRON COUNT OF 15.5. USA MADE ORGANIC SOAP IS TRIPLE MILLED...NO WASHCLOTH NEEDED. NUNA WAS NOMINATED FOR A 2013 SMALL BREAKTHROUGH AWARD.EACH BREED HAS ITS UNIQUE QUALITIES . ALL INGREDIENTS COME FROM A FARMER . EACH CREATION DATES BACK TO HANDS LIKE YOURS . SOMEONE MADE THIS JUST FOR YOU. ITS TIME TO CARE FOR OUR SKIN & GARMENTS RAISE HAPPY FIBER BREEDING ANIMALS. CARE FOR THE PASTURE +WATER SUPPLY MADE IN THE USA PROTECT WORKERS FAIR TRADE CARE FOR THE EARTH
What's the best business advice you've received?TO OPEN A STORE, RAISE MY OWN SAXON MERINO SHEEP AND BUILD A MILL.
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