Long and Strong! The Swaledale breed has naturally long fibres and great strength.
Swaledale wool is predominantly used in carpet yarns and rug yarns due to its excellent resilience and hardwearing properties. Some wool finds its use in hand-knitting yarns. The fineness is approx. 35-45microns and length, 100-200mm. The fleece varies in colour from white to grey.
Perfect for hand spinning, hand felting and many other craft uses.
Fibre Length: 100-200mm
Top/Roving Length: 4 metres per 100g
Top/Roving Width: 1 inch
(All measurements are approximate)