How to Wash Raw Wool | areturntosimplicity.com #wash #wool #raw #fleece
Are you overwhelmed by all the different preparations of spinning fiber available? Read this breakdown of each type & the styles of yarn they're used for.
This Corriedale ended up taking Supreme Fleece at Maryland Sheep and Wool. The hands belong to Geoff Ruppert, and the award is so very deserved. Photo: Clara Parkes http://pbs.twimg.com/media/BmwRoJoIIAAR7Z4.jpg:medium
Ten Good Sheep Wool Fleece Washing Tutorial
Yarn Put-Up: what's the difference between a hank, a ball and a skein? from #yarnschool by Over the Rainbow Yarn.
Seacell fiber. Made from eucalyptus tree fiber and seaweed. This link has lots of good info on interesting fibers.
Hydrogen peroxide to clean fleece
Notes on Shetland fleeces
All about fibers, very interesting... Silk, angora, wool, bamboo.
Coats of some British and Icelandic sheep breeds: Greyface Dartmoor; Cheviot; Icelandic; Beulah; Cotswold; Welsh Mountain; Suffolk; Southdown; and British Milksheep.