During the early days of Archival Clothing, I posted photos from my 2007 trip to Centralia Knitting Mills. I was in pursuit of the Skookum “award” sweater which I first saw in the Japanese web shop Explorer (a favorite).
[Centralia makes use of equipment that is 50+ years old. Working with Centralia gives us a rare opportunity to produce new knitwear that comes out of the past. blah blah maybe have line about the fragility of operation… next generation? making visible to broader us market]
Here are some updated photos of the knitting mills w/annotations by Tom.