episode seven: ferme fiola farm

welcome to the seventh episode of from field to skin! i am so excited to introduce my beautiful friend christel lanthier to you today. christel and her husband joey fiola run their family farm, ferme fiola farm, in southeastern manitoba with their three kiddos, about 50 sheep, guardian llamas and great pyrenees, and some barn cats, chickens, and rabbit. we recorded this episode on the farm in september 2018. 

christel’s yarn will also be part of the very first fibreshed experience box, celebrating pembina fibreshed, which drops at 6pm winnipeg time on october 16! you can see more about our yarn reveal for the boxes below:

for those of you interested, the original rideau arcotts were a mix of finn, suffolk, and east friesian sheep.

mentioned in this episode: long way homesteadmanitoba fibre festivalpembina fibreshed; upper canada fibreshed; wolseley wool

from field to skin patterns using ferme fiola farm yarn: