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Touring the Faribault Textile Mill

Army Green Spools of Wool A couple weeks ago, I was invited to Minneapolis (more on that trip here) to tour the Faribault textile mill. I have to say, this was such an inspirational place and if you followed along on Snapchat (@sar.gibs) you probably laughed at me totally nerding out. I’ve always been incredibly interested in textiles, taking weaving, dying, and fiber art courses in college- this trip perfectly translated and affirmed my love for the trade. Here’s an insiders peek into the factory that has been cranking out beautifully made textiles since the 1800s. It’s nothing short of amazing! I definitely came home with a carry-on stuffed full of wool products. If you’re looking for classic accessories and interior textile inspiration, this is it.  Continue Reading