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Handspinning Shetland Wool
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Hand spinning Shetland Wool
handspun wool yarn. Just enough color variation to be interesting, but still solid enough to use in colorwork.
Spinning yarn from my own Shetland sheep…a labor of love.
There are eleven main whole colours in Shetland sheep, with many shades and variants in between.
Notes on Shetland fleeces
Shetland Sheep Wool, Roving and Skeins of Yarn Natural Colors from The Sheep's Nest
Museum Shetland Archives. Spinning at Muggator, Easter Quarff.
Today we feel incredibly honoured to feature Oliver Henry on the Wovember blog. Known to Shetland friends and locals as "Ooey Ollie" (ooey = woolly), Oliver has been sorting and grading wool at Jam...
hand spinning. HEY, RHENDA! i can do this! i have a whell too. but, a friend who is also in living history made me a drop spindle out of a section of a small tree. it is reallt beautiful.
Lã fiada bem fina, para ser torcida, destinada a meias. Portugal Thinly spun wool, to be plied, for socks.
Flickr: Alice Bernardo's Photostream
Verdigris colorway with 20% tussah silk, and the rest merino.
Women of Bucos handspinning.