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Published: 14 April 2022

By Andy Ross

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Ukrainian weaving

The Hutzul (Hutsul) people have a long and proud heritage and culture, amongst which is weaving. 

This video on Facebook shows the preparation of sheep wool for weaving the warm blankets that are necessary in their mountainous home. It is a precarious industry that suffers from the same issues that these handcrafts share across the globe, but surely this is one that deserves to thrive. 

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