Here is what people are saying about June Cashmere:
Columbus Underground-August 30, 2018 online
"The yarn produced by June Cashmere creates jobs, boosts the Kyrgyzstan economy, and raises the bar for quality cashmere yarn globally."
"During the actual (cashmere) molting season, the June Cashmere local manager drives to each village and purchases cashmere directly from households."
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"As Sy, his team, and the shepherds continue their work to improve the quality of Kyrgyzstan's native cashmere, fiber artisans everywhere can look forward to a traceable source of sustainable and responsible cashmere. . ."
"There are 12 colors total, gorgeously chosen to mix and match while standing strong on their own. Each has subtle heathered undertones made possible by the fact that this yarn isn’t made from bright white fibers..."
"Sy and his team are able to focus on the quality of the cashmere down itself during their annual spring buying trip, paying the herders higher prices for softer fiber. This provides the shepherds with a much needed source of income in a country suffering from chronic underemployment, allowing them to pay debts and invest for their future..."
"By producing yarn in which the betterment of Kyrgyz families is found in every skein, June Cashmere is a socially responsible rarity in the textile world. Restoring cashmere to its most pure and luxurious form in the process ensures that traditions and skills are not lost..."
"I found the yarn to have a wonderful depth of color and having had other cashmere yarns that have been prone to splitting, I used needles with blunter tips. I’m happy to report that it really was not an issue with this yarn though. This yarn knit like a dream..."
"A lot of cashmere that you find is more on the natural color side, so it's rare to see colors such as this pumpkin and mulberry...this really makes this yarn stand out for me..."