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Hand Dyed fleece for spinning Tunis Lamb Gold

$ 25.20

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Tunis is a rare heritage breed which has been in the US since the 1700’s.  Originally a gift to George Washington from Tunisia the breed has developed its own specific qualities from the original stock.  The lambs are born red and as they mature developed a lovely creamy color with a spring texture.  Yarn Spin from Tunis will have a definite spring and sponge factor.

The fleece comes from a Tunis lamb who lives rightDown the road from me in Kentucky. The fleece is not coated, and veggie matter is very minimal. To process for spinning, I recommend flicking the ends and spinning from the fold or hand carding. Fabulous for felting as well.

weight: 4.2 ounces

note this is a lamb fleece and contains more veggie matter than my other offerings.