Happy new year 2019! I hope you had a nice holiday season with family and friends. We start this year with great news: the first is that we are featuring a new logo for our Isalloni Yarns, made possible by the incredible skills of Fernando Ormeño from CreativeBox: Fernando captured the essence and the beauty of my yarns…
Our trip to Iceland
This video is about my trip to Iceland, my visit to Uppspuni Mini Mill in Hella and Thingborg in Selfoss. I wanted to thank the owner of UppSpuni, Hulda Brynjólfsdóttir for allowing us to film while she explained part of fiber processing in the mill. If you are interested in her yarn and fibres you can visit: uppspuni.is. Also thanks…
Introducing Isalloni Yarns and the Gabriela Kos Store
I am extremely happy and excited to introduce you to the new Gabriela Kos Store featuring my exclusive Isalloni Yarns! It has been a long journey since the first time I went to a trade fair in Cologne, Germany to find suppliers until today. I started dyeing yarn commercially in 2015, and with the help of my husband, I participated…
It is time for a change
Dear Friends, It has been too long without any post or update of what I have been doing. Life gets on the way, and things got crazy. I have been working so much during the past three years in my day job, and I came to the conclusion that this is not what I want to do anymore. I just…
Zermatter Schaeferfest 2017
Today I went to walk to the Schwarzsee (2500m above sea level) and then to the Zermatter Schaeferfest 2017 in Furi; this video is a short summary of this funny day!
Black Nose Sheep in Randa, Switzerland
The Black Nose Sheep, typical from Canton Valais (Kanton Wallis) in Switzerland, are once again down in the valley and they are ready to be sold. I watched them in Randa, a small town near Zermatt, and then enjoyed some raclette.
At the Black Nose Sheep Festival – Zermatt, Switzerland
This is the introduction video to my weekend in Zermatt, Switzerland, at the feet of the Matterhorn, to see the Black Nose Sheep, a very special Swiss breed.
At the Swiss Wulle Festival 2016
Highlights from the Swiss Wulle Festival 2016 in Technopark Zurich, Switzerland.
Thank You And The Winner Is
Result of the yarn giveaway draw from the Swiss Wulle Festival 2015 in Zug, Switzerland. https://youtube.com/watch?v=lC-G57viMGw
My Third Episode
Welcome to the third episode of the podcast about my crafts. In this episode I talk about my past month activities and my knitting progress. I also talk about the Plant Dyeing class I took in Zurich. At the end of the episode I show my yarn and book acquisitions of the past month Enjoy! What I learned: I took…