Manos del Uruguay Trunkshow
What? Lisa of Fairmount Fibers, the US distributor of Manos del Uruguay is coming to Cambridge with a trunk show! Samples and lots of information about the cooperatives that creates the gorgeous fiber that we all love.
When? 10 AM to 12 PM (during Crafter's Brunch)
Where? At gather here (of course!)
Why? We love Manos yarns. The Manos Cooperatives were founded in 1968, begun by five women whose goal was to develop economic opportunities for women in a country where there were, and are still, few opportunities for work. There are now 17 individual cooperatives, employing over 350 people.