Long and Strong! The Swaledale breed has naturally long fibers and great strength.
Swaledale wool is predominantly used in carpet yarns and rug yarns due to its excellent resilience and hard-wearing properties. Some wool finds its use in hand-knitting yarns. The fineness is approx. 35-45 microns and length, 100-200mm. The... Read More
This works well to add texture when using a blending board.
I received this order in slightly less than two days! The fiber is a lovely color and is less scratchy than I expected based on the description. I am going to make a rug and this seems almost too nice!
Very lovely texture and the coarse texture brings a unique feel to the spinning.