Mint fiber is a very new biodegradable cellulose fiber that is infused with mint powder extracted from peppermint leaves. This blend is a 50/50 undyed top with Superfine 18.5 micron Merino Wool Top. The color is off white with a slight golden tint. The texture is lofty and smooth lending itself... Read More
Okay so this fiber is a little on the slippery side, but even as a novice I find it very soothing to spin. Its ultra soft and I can't wait to see how it takes dye.
I really enjoy spinning this fiber! I found it best to spin from the fold as I am inexperienced with the "grabby-ness" of cellulose. I feel the 50/50 mix with wool might help it draft easier for me. I received the first batch in the December 2017 fiber box and I enjoyed it so much I purchased more. I read that cellulose fiber has a cooling affect. Indeed this fiber is cool to the touch, very soft and shiny. After spinning I dyed it with Country Classics acid dyes with great success. I plan to weave the yarn into a scarf. Thank you!