The spinner's book of fleece : a breed-by-breed guide to choosing and spinning the perfect fiber for every purpose / Beth Smith ; foreword by Deborah Robson.

By: Smith, Beth, 1965- [author.]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, 2014Description: ix, 245 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781612120393 (hardcover : alk. paper) :; 1612120393 (hardcover : alk. paper)Subject(s): Hand spinning | Wool | Hand spinning | WoolDDC classification: 746.1/2 LOC classification: TT847 | .S65 2014
Contents:
The value of raw fleece -- Buying a fleece: dos and don'ts -- Getting to yarn -- Fine wools -- Longwools -- Downs and down-type breeds -- Multicoated breeds -- Other breeds.
Summary: Provides information about the wool shorn from twenty-one different breeds of sheep, noting the characteristics, history, structure, grease content, and fiber diameter of each.
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Includes index.

The value of raw fleece -- Buying a fleece: dos and don'ts -- Getting to yarn -- Fine wools -- Longwools -- Downs and down-type breeds -- Multicoated breeds -- Other breeds.

Provides information about the wool shorn from twenty-one different breeds of sheep, noting the characteristics, history, structure, grease content, and fiber diameter of each.

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