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Spinspiration: Washing your Raw Fleece for Spinning

bundle of fleece to sort and wash So, you’ve got some sheep fleece and you're wondering what to do with it to spin it?

I washed and dyed (part of) a whole fleece! UPDATED with yarn images - FIBER ARTS

I washed and dyed (part of) a whole fleece! UPDATED with yarn images - FIBER ARTS - Several months back, I went to the Oregon Flock and Fiber Festival, and picked up my first unwashed fleece; I got a ten pound bag of unwashed border l

Learn how to spin your own wool - free eBook from Spinning Daily:  A Guide to Spinning Wool: Learn How to Spin Wool from Rare Sheep Breeds and Other Wool Fibers

Don't Miss These Free Yarn Spinning Projects & Tutorials

A Guide to Spinning Wool: Learn How to Spin Wool from Rare Sheep Breeds and Other Wool Fibers - Media - Spinning Daily

Spinspiration: Washing your Raw Fleece for Spinning

bundle of fleece to sort and wash So, you’ve got some sheep fleece and you're wondering what to do with it to spin it?

Washing Fleece: A tutorial on cleaning wool for spinning

Washing Fleece

Washing Fleece: A tutorial on cleaning wool for spinning

Spinning your own yarn - from how to pick what sheep to raise - to knitting the final product.

And of course, the Merino sheep. This is the most common wool used in my hand felted gnome hats. This site has all the info from raising sheep to knitting wool.

Spinning and plying two 8-oz braids for long color-changing yarn.  Must try this!

Spinning and plying two braids for long color-changing yarn. Just a photo, but it sets out how to combine a solid and a variegated braid to get a gradient yarn set.

Raw fleece and how to process it.  Yes, wool is pretty disgusting, smelly, greasy, dirty and poopy straight off the sheep.  It's a chore to process, but SO well worth it!

Raw fleece and how to process it. Yes, wool is pretty disgusting, smelly…

Spinning Daily: A Guide to Spinning Alpaca. A free ebook guide to spinning the fleece of these delightful animals with instructions on both Huacaya and Suri fleeces. (Sign up is needed)

Don't Miss These Free Yarn Spinning Projects & Tutorials

Free Spinning Tutorials and Projects to Advance Your Skills in Spinning Fiber - Spinning Daily

information on how to spin great sock yarn

Spinning Great Sock Yarn- tips for deciding how to spin for handspun socks! Handspun socks from layered batts

Want to spin the perfect yarns for any weaving project? Sara Lamb gives great tips in her new workshop DVD Spin to Weave!

Want to spin the perfect yarns for any weaving project? Sara Lamb gives great tips in her new workshop DVD Spin to Weave! I love the easy way she holds the fiber and the thread.

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