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Leicester Carded Sliver Spinning Fiber

$16.00 Bag
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This Leicester fiber felts beautifully and can be dyed or blended with mohair to achieve wonderful colors and textures. Sold in 1/2 pound bags.


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LouetLeicester Carded Sliver Spinning Fiber

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Nice, shiny, beautiful to draft

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By dinsdale5

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  • Bright White
  • Easy to draft
  • Shiny


  • Coarse
  • Heavy Sheep Smell

Best Uses

  • Gloves
  • Hats
  • Socks

Comments about Louet Leicester Carded Sliver Spinning Fiber:

I am using this for Spinzilla 2014. It is a nice price for 8 oz of sliver which drafts beautifully, making this perfect for the novice spinner. Beautifully clean, but with a bit of VM and vibrant white color should make this a favorite for dying as this fiber has that lovely gleam that the Leicesters are famous for. It is NOT a soft fiber, but will make a sturdy yarn for hardwearing socks, hats, and gloves.
My one complaint about this is the sheepy smell of this fiber. It isn't noticeable in the dry fiber, but when I went to set my skein, it was, almost to the point of being offensive (it honked to high heaven!!!). I hope this will soon go away with subsequent washings

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