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4.8

Ashland Bay Corriedale Cross

100% Corriedale Cross wool in a natural undyed ecru color. A medium soft wool with a long staple and even medium amount of crimp. This lustrous, resilient wool gives consistent results to handspinners, and is versatile enough to create springy yarns of varying weight for a wide variety of uses. This wool takes color consistently for dyeing projects and also felts well.
Content:
100% Wool
Care:
Hand Wash
$1.49 oz Discountable
  • In Stock 50+ ozs $1.49

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Ashland BayCorriedale Cross
 
4.8

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100%

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Pros

  • Nice texture (4)
  • Good weight (3)
  • Soft (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Felting (3)
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    5.0

    Making a Hat / Corriedale Cross Roving

    By deb-babbles

    from Upstate New York

    About Me Artist, Collector, Enthusiast, Parent

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good Weight
    • Nice Texture
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Felting

      Comments about Ashland Bay Corriedale Cross:

      I am learning to felt. This roving was perfect to work with. Plus the price is great for learning with. If I make a mistake I can still aford to make it.

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      • Yes

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      5.0

      My Favorite so far!

      By Sticks and Stones

      from Truckee, CA

      About Me Artist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Good Weight
      • Nice Texture
      • Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Felting

        Comments about Ashland Bay Corriedale Cross:

        I use this product to felt. I love how easy it is to work with!

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        • No

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        5.0

        Very Nice

        By Meriel

        from Minneapolis

        About Me Enthusiast

        Pros

        • Nice Texture
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Felting

          Comments about Ashland Bay Corriedale Cross:

          I use this as a base for felt-making, and it works out just fine. It felts easily, is not hairy or coarse, there is no vegetable material in the fleece. It is easy to lay out wisps--great neutral color and a good value for the price. I will be ordering more again soon.

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          • No

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          4.0

          A little rough, but great for the price

          By fogisbeautiful

          from Beaumont, TX

          About Me Novice

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Good Weight
          • Hides Mistakes
          • Nice Texture

          Cons

          • Coarse
          • Sheds

          Best Uses

            Comments about Ashland Bay Corriedale Cross:

            This fiber isn't as soft as some others I have received, but as a fiber for a beginning spinner, I would definitely recommend it! I had never spun in my life and I started this on my new spindle. It has a nice long staple length and, though it does tend to bunch up in places, it's mostly easy to draft. And when the fibers do bunch up it doesn't show too noticeably. Overall it is making a nice yarn so far. It does tend to shed a bit and get up my nose, but I imagine that's the case with most fiber so I'm not complaining :)

            Service and delivery comments:

            Delivery was prompt and I got exactly what I ordered. I don't know if I was such a big fan of the way it came to me (all wrapped up together in a big ball of pieces) but that was easily fixed :) Overall, very satisfied.

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            • No

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