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White Shetland Fleece

Regular price £24.99 GBP
Regular price £29.99 GBP Sale price £24.99 GBP
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A full fleece from a White Shetland Sheep

A Beautiful Fleece from a White Shetland Ewe  - Raw and greasy perfect for spinning.

800g in weight
1lb 6 oz in weight

White / Beige Fleece, suitable for Fibre Crafts such as:
~ Spinning
~ Felting
~ Weaving

Staple length

Staple length is 4-6 inches at longest, with a natural crimp or curl.

Appearance of the fleece
The fleece is rich in natural lanolin and feels wonderfully soft to the touch.
Weight of the fleece is approximately 800g, ideal for a home spinner. The fleece has been lightly skirted to remove most of the vegetable matter, but some of the felted edges may remain around the neck area.

The fleece is from a white ewe, the colour will vary from white, through beige and cream.

The funny thing about Moorit Sheep

The funny thing about Moorit (brown) sheep is that on our farm, at least they stick together in a group. Even if they are in a larger flock of sheep, when you need to move them or there is any danger, the Moorits will always be together.

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