MyLittleSheep

Springfield, Missouri · 766 Sales

MyLittleSheep

Springfield, Missouri 766 Sales On Etsy since 2009

5 out of 5 stars
(334)

Shop owner

Kristin

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Announcement   Come visit www.MyLittleSheep.com to see my flock of Olde English Babydoll Southdown sheep, learn more about this adorable heritage breed, their wool, and their lives here on our farm.

Thanks so much for visiting our shop!
Kristin & My Little Sheep

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Last updated on Feb 6, 2017

Come visit www.MyLittleSheep.com to see my flock of Olde English Babydoll Southdown sheep, learn more about this adorable heritage breed, their wool, and their lives here on our farm.

Thanks so much for visiting our shop!
Kristin & My Little Sheep

Kristin

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Kristin

Babydoll Southdown Wool Roving - 2 oz. - White
Babydoll Southdown Wool Roving - 2 oz. - White
$6.00
Babydoll Southdown Wool Roving - 4 oz. - White
Babydoll Southdown Wool Roving - 4 oz. - White
$12.00
Babydoll Southdown Wool Roving - 8 oz. - White
Babydoll Southdown Wool Roving - 8 oz. - White
$22.00
Shetland Roving - Natural Shades
Shetland Roving - Natural Shades
$6.00
Merino Wool Top - Various amounts
Merino Wool Top - Various amounts
$6.00
Babydoll Southdown & Bamboo Yarn - DK wt. - 2 ply
Babydoll Southdown & Bamboo Yarn - DK wt. - 2 ply
$7.00
Babydoll Southdown / Nylon Blend - Sport Wt.
Babydoll Southdown / Nylon Blend - Sport Wt.
$20.00
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5 out of 5 stars
(334)
squirrelpaws

squirrelpaws on May 17, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

I love this yarn! It's beautifully hand dyed and spun, and the colors are exactly what I hoped they'd be. Fast service, too. I ordered the day after Mother's Day and got it Wednesday morning.

squirrelpaws

squirrelpaws on May 17, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

I ordered the smallest quantity for a needle-felting project, and I will still have plenty left for other projects. Very fast shipping and I love the little surprise gift that I got!

Kristine Kelly

Kristine Kelly on May 6, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Lovely, soft yarn with a lot of spring and bounce. The hand dyed colors are beautiful, too. So happy to be able to work with this interesting and rare fiber. Thanks for the super speedy shipping!

Debbi Houtz

Debbi Houtz on May 2, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Beautiful roving! Fast shipment! Thank you!

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About

Where the wool begins with healthy and content sheep!

This story started with My Little Sheep. When I brought home my first Babydoll Southdowns in 2005, their charming personalities quickly wove their way into my heart. Before long, they led me on a wonderful fiber journey, full of delightful twists, turns, and still no end in sight. They patiently taught me how intertwined the lives of the sheep and the shepherdess are. As I give them thoughtful care in a natural (yet protective and nurturing) environment, they reciprocate with wonderful wool, adorable lambs, and long productive lives. It is a simple (and at the same time, complex) concept that continues to intrigue me.

When I learned to spin, I began managing the flock with a high emphasis on fleece quality. It has been exciting to see the improvements in their wool through the years!

As a knitter, I understand the time and effort put into a project. So the yarns I design are ones I love to work with myself...ever-changing colors to keep each stitch enjoyable; yarns that turn even plain stockinette into an expressive creation...a work of art. I often ask myself, "How would a beginner's scarf look if this yarn were used?" In today's world of mass-produced commercial garments, we want our hand made knits to be Quite Different, don't we? I hope you enjoy using the yarns as much as I've enjoyed making them.

If you are interested in learning more about my flock and their wonderful wool, you're welcome to visit www.MyLittleSheep.com where there are many pictures too!

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  • Kristin

    Owner, Creator

    The shepherdess to a sweet flock of Babydoll Southdown sheep. I enjoy spinning, dyeing, and knitting with their wool. My quest is to create unique yarns with ever-changing colors so even simple stitches appear complex, original, and beautiful.

  • My Little Sheep

    Wool Growers

    Very adept at creating wool from grass. Also give inspiration and encouragement through their daily interactions with me.

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