Today, Cotswold wool is especially luxurious when hand-combed using ... It has
a Bradford (spinning) count of 36s to 44s, most commonly ...
Feb 10, 2003 ... Handspinning fiber, fleece for handspinning, wool and roving from Cotswold
sheep (ideal curls for doll hair) and colored sheep.
Jul 11, 2014 ... Longwool sheep produce long-stapled wool that is wonderful to ... The Cotswold
fleeces I have spun have had very loose, shiny, silky curls.
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
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 ...
Sep 4, 2012 ... A wool ransom paid for Richard the Lionheart's release. ... I recommend
Cotswold as a fleece you simply must spin. ... Also of interest I didn't find
anywhere else is that Cotswold sheep are always washed before shearing and ...
The wool is relatively coarse and has a long staple length. AVERAGE ...
Cotswold sheep are noted for their long, strong fiber, with lustrous natural wavy
The Little Grey Sheep | Well Manor Farm | Yarn and Wool Online UK ... Although I
spin Cotswold worsted it is bouncy and robust enough to be spun woollen.
The lamb curls are soft and comparable to the kid mohair and the long curly locks
... I buy farm run Cotswold and other long wool Fleeces, including Mohair. These
come from farm flocks, ... spun Roving from The Brown Sheep Mill White Only
Jun 1, 2011 ... In fact, this area was named after the Cotswold sheep, Cotswold literally ...
Wishing you all another happy spinning, woolgathering month!