Our Polwarth is 80% Organic Polwarth wool and 20% cultivated silk. Polwarth was developed in Australia by breeding Merino rams with Lincoln/Merino ewes, with the intent to breed for finer wool. Range includes Australia, New Zealand, Falklands, and South America. Characteristics include a staple of 5-7", and a micron count of 22-25.
Our BFL is 100% Blue Faced Leicester, which is a British wool that is imported. Characteristics include a 4-5" staple and 25-27 micron, but feels much softer. BFL has a unique luster that leads to vivid dye results.
Our Targhee is 100% and domestically grown and processed. Developed in Idaho in the mid 1900s, Targhee were bred from ewes of Rambouillet, Corriedale, and Lincoln, with rams of Rambouillet descent. Characteristics include 3-5" staple and 23-24 micron.
Our Tibetan Yak is 60% Merino, 20% Yak, and 20% Cultivated Silk. Tibetan Yak is prized for its softness and warmth. Staple is 2" with micron counts around 19-20.