Spinning your own Yarn

Spinning your own Yarn

Spinning your own Yarn is one of the most magical journeys you can make. Imagine spinning the finest thread measuring over a kilometer in a 100 gram ball, usually taking a week or more complete. Spinning your own Yarn with chunky yarns gives a wonderful texture and...
Naturally Coloured Animal Fleece

Naturally Coloured Animal Fleece

Naturally coloured animal fleece should be subjected to as much if not more selection scrutiny as with any white fleece. When buying naturally coloured animal fleece. It is important to keep in mind, naturally coloured fleece can have all the same faults as the...
What is the luster of a fleece

What is the luster of a fleece

The luster of a fleece The luster of a fleece is something sort after by spinners. The luster is when the fleece has an obvious luminous light refraction, in other words the fleece appears to glow. It is highly valued by experienced specialty spinners although not a...
What is an Alpaca

What is an Alpaca

The Alpaca An Alpaca (Vicugna pacos) is a domesticated species of South American camelid of which there are two varieties, one of which resembles a small Llama in appearance. Alpacas are considerably smaller than Llamas, and unlike llamas, they were not bred to be...