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Media Highlights


Washington Post: Knitlandia Review

Esquire: Know Your Wool

NY Mag: Tell Me Everything You Know About Wool

Modern Farmer: Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Wool But Were Afraid to Ask

Vogue Knitting: Twenty Minutes with Clara Parkes

Interweave Knits: Clara Parkes, the Yarn Seer



Leonard Lopate (WNYC): Please Explain Wool

Wisconsin Public Radio: Knitting as a Lens Through Which to See the World (2016);  The Yarn Whisperer (2013)



Craftish with Vickie Howell

A Playful Day: In Conversation with Clara Parkes

Morning on the Dock from Squam Art Workshops: Episode 14

KnitFM: Breed-Specific Wool

Pompom Magazine’s Pomcast 11

Curious Handmade: With Clara Parkes, the Yarn Whisperer

Marly Bird: Knitlandia Author Clara Parkes (2016); Clara Parkes the Yarn Whisperer (2013)


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