Merino is the king of the fine wools, sporting a dense fleece with fine tight crimp and a short staple length. This lovely merino has been dyed solid black. Perfect for using in blends and felting projects. It is many spinners go- to choice for next-to-skin wear. Merino is easy to felt and retains its incredible softness in felted objects. ½ pound put-up; top (combed); 22 microns; 2''–3'' (5– 7½ cm) fiber length.