Today, Cotswold wool is especially luxurious when hand-combed using ... It has
a Bradford (spinning) count of 36s to 44s, most commonly ...
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
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.
Cotswold sheep have always been known for their wool ... long locks (or staple)
of Cotswold fleeces were used for worsted spinning, a process which produces ...
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.
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, ...
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 ...
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
Aug 9, 2012 ... Davlin raises Cotswold sheep, a heritage, Longwool breed with ... You can just
hang out and knit or spin, shop of course and maybe go on a ...