Wool is the textile fiber obtained from sheep and certain other animals, including
cashmere ..... Rag is a sturdy wool fiber made into yarn and used in many rugged
applications such as gloves. Worst...
Wool is possibly the oldest fiber known to humans. It was one of the first fibers to
be spun into yarn and woven into fabric.
www.ask.com/youtube?q=How Is Wool Made&v=uEYsmzophTA
Feb 19, 2011 ... Discovery / Science Channel's "How It's Made" Wool episode.
How Cloth is Made. Shearing. Once a year, usually during the warmer weather,
sheep are gathered for shearing. Shearing is when the animal's fleece is cut off; ...
Short descriptions of fleece skirting, and wool washing, picking, carding, roving,
spinning and finishing processes. From the Blackberry Ridge Woolen Mill web ...
No other material, natural or man-made, has all its qualities. But man can refine
and improve wool. He has done so by selective breeding of sheep and by ...
In general, the wool is first skirted, which involves removing the bits of the fleece
that are near the animal's rear end or are of poorer quality than the r...
Mar 7, 2012 ... Two children visit a wool factory to find out how a sheep's fleece is turned into
woollen scarves. We meet the children as they come into the ...
Nov 23, 2014 ... Any wool (or protein fiber) is washable by hand and, often, in gentle cycles in
cool water. Machine washable wool - wool that can be made into ...
In Australia, where more than 50 percent of the world's merino wool—which is
used in ... and warm fabrics available that aren't made from wool or animal skins.