1 ounce of Leicester Longwool locks. These are silver locks from our ewe Ebony that have been immersion dyed in violet. The resulting color is a "silvered violet.' I love the tone of these. The locks are up to 5 inches long.
Ebony is one of our colored Leicester Longwool sheep here on our farm in Lancaster County, PA. She is what is called an English blue and her fleece has many shades of gray and silver in it.
There are so many uses for these curly locks. Use them in your weaving, knitting or crocheting. Or spin a funky art yarn. How about incorporating them into dreads or making fun barrettes, brooches or earrings from them. I have seen beautiful nuno-felting and wet-felting pieces that incorporate curly wool locks. Oh and there is doll hair - this would be such a rich tone for doll hair.
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