"Weaving the sea silk is what my family has been doing for centuries," Vigo says. "The most important thread, for my family, was the thread of their history, their tradition."1
Read the complete story with photos by following this link to the BBC Magazine article. Scent for today: GreenWitch.
1. BBC story by Max Paradiso
Image: Noble pen shell with byssus, harvesting fork. De Réaumur 1717 on parchment.