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Corriedale Wool Roving - White

  • Corriedale Wool Roving - White

Description

The Corriedale sheep is found on sheep farms all over New Zealand. Its wool has a clear even crimp and is smooth and easy to spin and felt. The sheep are well-cared for, sheared humanely and not mulesed. This beautiful all-purpose fiber is popular for both traditional wet felting as well as dry felting with a needle.

Leave unspun or spin into a fine to medium woollen, worsted or semi-worsted yarn. Corriedale will bulk after washing and has good elasticity. Yarn spun from this fiber is ideal for baby  wear, woven, knitted or crocheted garments. 27-30 micron, 4.25" staple length.

Comes in long ropey lengths, about 2 inches wide and 1 inch thick, referred to as sliver but known by many as roving. One ounce measures almost 2 yards in length.

Color Note:
This is an unbleached natural white. The color is cream when compared to a piece of white paper.

Shipping Note:
It can be expensive to ship an order with large amounts of fiber. If additional funds are required, we will contact you.


Price:
$2.15
SKU:
440



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  1. Soft and Pure 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 27th Nov 2015

    This roving is so soft and such a pure white. It is just lovely to work with.


  2. Wonderful wool! 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 27th Jul 2015

    My sister bought several small bundles of various colors and a larger bundle of this white to use in our kids art camps we held this summer. This white was beautiful to see, touch, and felt with! Thank you so much! We had several parents ask where we got our supplies, and I was MORE than happy to send them your way!


  3. So Soft! 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 31st Aug 2014

    I have used this as stuffing for small baby toys but it's definitely much nicer quality to use for wet felting. So soft and so nice to work with.


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