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Hand dyed roving, Masham, heritage breed, hand dyed fibre, Handspinning, spindling, English breed wool, felting projects, felting materials

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Made in Loughborough, United Kingdom

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Hand dyed roving

Hand painted spinning wool
Masham Hand dyed spinning/felting fibre

English Longwool. Hand painted English Masham Combed top

Hand dyed roving

Weight - 100g

African Violet

A heritage breed from the North of England
Masham sheep (pronounced Mass-am) are medium sized and hornless, and have been bred for over a century in the Northern Counties of England. They have a distinctive black and white face and legs and a woolly forelock.

A fine handle English white wool with a soft, silky handle, semi lustre, an excellent wool for felting, hand spinning, craft projects and doll making.

Also spelt Masham after the Yorkshire village name.

It originated from a cross between a Wensleydale ram and a Swaledale to give a tough sheep with a quite interesting wool

Fleece quality: 46 -50s quality, 15 - 38cm staple length, 33 - 35 micron.

Carefully hand painted using safe acid dyes in rich shades.

Felts moderately well too

Hand wash unless you plan to felt it

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Average review
Great dyeing, great quality and prompt service. Would definately recommend☺💖
Apr 1, 2018 by Kay Dalloway
Mar 19, 2018 by Becky Johns

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