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NorthStarAlpacas 1 year ago

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White Alpaca and Cormo Wool Roving for Spinning, Dyeing and Felting - 2 ounces

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Roving , 50% white alpaca and 50% white Cormo sheep, this is a lovely, soft roving that will spin, felt, and dye beautifully.

This roving is a collaboration of two shepherdresses. My alpacas here in midMichigan and Mary Parks' cormo sheep in Pleasantville, Iowa. (Still Water Fiber Farm - https://www.facebook.com/StillwaterFiberFarm).

Zeilinger's mill in Frankenmuth, Michigan, cleaned and prepared this gorgeous roving for me. We were a little concerned that it might break up and have noils because the fleeces were so soft. It did break a little. In the last picture, I tried to show you some.

I like to add a fine wool to my alpaca because it adds memory and bounce to spun yarn. Sometimes 100% alpaca yarn might stretch out when worn. Not always though. I've found that if the alpaca fleece has lots of crimp, it will retain it's shape (memory).

$4 / ounce

Natural Roving Section - https://www.etsy.com/shop/NorthStarAlpacas?section_id=5014578&ref=shopsection_leftnav_2

Dyed Roving Section - https://www.etsy.com/shop/NorthStarAlpacas?section_id=13843381&ref=shopsection_leftnav_3


5 out of 5 stars
Reviewed by lwdstk66
5 out of 5 stars
Apr 11, 2018
Thank you for such great fiber! It is so nice to Spain on my drop spindle! I'm so excited to use it on my spinning wheel.
White Alpaca and Cormo Wool Roving for Spinning, Dyeing and Felting - 2 ounces

Reviewed by Hilary
5 out of 5 stars
Mar 16, 2018
Amazing as always and fast shipping! Thanks!
White Alpaca and Cormo Wool Roving for Spinning, Dyeing and Felting - 2 ounces

Reviewed by Miss Ferry
5 out of 5 stars
Mar 8, 2018
Beautiful alpaca blend roving! It is always a pleasure buying from NorthStar Alpacas. I look forward to my next purchase. Thank you!
White Alpaca and Cormo Wool Roving for Spinning, Dyeing and Felting - 2 ounces


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If you aren't happy, let me know. I will do an exchange or give your money back, or whatever it takes to have a happy customer. Buying fiber is hard from a picture. Ideally, you need to feel, caress, and, yes, even smell it.

Shipping policies

Most of my items are shipped in Biodegradable, Recycled, Poly Mailers so that I can ship First class. If the package is over 16 ounces, I will ship Priority.
I ship within 48 hours. If you check my Reviews, you will see that I am quite speedy.

Additional policies

Please let me know if you have allergies to fragrances because I store my fiber with lavender sachets. I can rewash the yarn before I send it out.

NorthStarAlpacas made this item with help from

  • Zeilinger's Fiber Mill, Frankenmuth, MI
NorthStarAlpacas made this item with help from:
  • Zeilinger's Fiber Mill, Frankenmuth, MI

White Alpaca and Cormo Wool Roving for Spinning, Dyeing and Felting - 2 ounces

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  • Handmade Supply
  • Craft type: Crochet, Felting, Knitting, Spinning, Weaving & tapestry
  • Materials: Alpaca, Cormo Wool
  • Feedback: 2735 reviews
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