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Cotswold sheep - Wikipedia


Today, Cotswold wool is especially luxurious when hand-combed using ... It has a Bradford (spinning) count of 36s to 44s, most commonly ...

about the Cotswold sheep HERE - Cotswold Woollen Weavers

www.cotswoldwoollenweavers.co.uk/Cotswold sheep.pdf

The Golden Fleece of the Cotswold Sheep. By Richard Martin ... which it accepts dye made the wool ideal for loose-twist worsted spinning, and weaving into ...

Cotswold Wool - Cotswold Breeders Association


Compiled by Robin Nistock from various sources Cotswold wool has many ... ( Bradford (spinning) count of 36s to 44s, most commonly around 40s). ... The success of using Cotswolds in crossbreeding programs to improve the resultant lamb ...

Handspinning Wool - The Joy of Handspinning


Wool is probably the most popular fiber to spin, largely because of its versatility. It is also the ... to spin. There are several different breeds of sheep, and each breed offers a different type of wool. ... Cotswold, Wensleydale, Lincoln Longwool

Karakul lamb: wool too pretty to spin? - The Independent Stitch


Nov 12, 2009 ... In washing and spinning them, I discovered how much the wool within a breed may ... Here's a sample from another lamb, along with the tiny skein I spun— which is, indeed, lovely. .... Ive got some great gray Cotswold here.

sheep-o-pedia/cotswold - The Spinning Loft


Cotswold The Cotswold is an ancient breed of sheep descended from sheep that grazed ... In the Middle Ages, Cotswold wool was a major export of England, ...

Spinning a Yarn of Your Own - Hobby Farms


Feb 18, 2009 ... Learn how to go from "sheep to shawl” by spinning your own yarn. ... breeds in this category are Romney, the Leicesters, Cotswold and Devon.

Nine Oaks Farm - Cotswold Sheep — Combed Top Wool, Roving ...


Nine Oaks Farm, located in Southwest Michigan, raises Cotswold Sheep, and makes ... Combed top is used to spin a worsted yarn that gives woven or knitted ...

Meet the Animals | The Natural Fibre Company


But weather and sun will bleach black wool, so even black lambs' wool is more an ... Cotswold is one of the oldest English breeds and is said to have come to Britain with ... Their wool makes a fine, soft worsted-spun knitting yarn or a strong,  ...

Cotswold Sheep - SVF Foundation


To solve this, they are often crossed with fine-wool breeds to produce lambs ... of interest among wool crafters, who prize the Cotswold wool for hand-spinning.

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Lamb, Hand spinning Fiber, Border Leicester and Cotswold Sheep ...


Our flock consists of white and colored registered Border Leicester & registered Cotswold sheep. All sheep have been selected for superior fleece (wool), ...

Sheep, Cotswold, handspinning Questions - Nistock Farms


Wool from sheep who have been coated is superior in every respect to wool ... needing more yarn, and finding there is no more of that fleece left to spin from!

Cotswold Sheep: Wool Matters


Cotswold sheep have always been known for their wool The origins of Cotswold sheep have been debated for years, and may never be entirely known for sure.