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Natural Fibers

Natural Fiber Collection


We offer the following fibers in natural color for dyeing, felting or spinning. We do offer custom dyeing for our fiber artists.
When considering such please use the dye chart page for possible color options.

The bast fibers: cotton, rayon, linen and tercel make use of the Fiber Reactive dyes (MX).  

Protein fibers: wool, mohair, alpaca and silk make use of the Acid Dyes.

All the fibers below can be purchased readily in the amounts shown. Larger quantities are also available. Please contact us
regarding larger quantities and custom dyeing.


Rambouliet Wool Top: Our very own fiber. Milled here at our mill. Domestic Wool as well. 1 pound lots $ 18.00.


Cotton Sliver: cotton is a short staple fiber. After all the USA is the key producer of this fiber in the world! 4 ounces $ 6.00, 8 ounces $ 10.00. 


Flax (linen) Top: Bast Fiber well known for its strength and durability. 4 ounces $ 16.00 8 ounces $ 30.00.


Mohair Top: kid mohair so its nice and fine. 4 ounces $ 18.00 8 ounces $ 32.00.


Silk Top (bombyx) The prime quality silk raised for the beautiful white look: 2 ounces $ 12.00 4 ounces $ 22.00.


Silk Top (Tussah) That beautiful gold tan colored silk. Over dyes with unique intensity. 2 ounces $ 12.00 4 ounces $ 22.00.


Silk Caps (bombyx) Silk that has been stretched over a form to look like a cap. Dyes nicely. 2 ounces $ 16.00 4 ounces $ 30.00.

 
Tercel Top: A very sleek fiber that dyes in full color. 4 ounces $12.00 8 ounces $ 22.00.


Alpaca Top: (please contact us as other natural colors maybe available) 8 ounces $ 18.00 one pound lot $ 32.00.


Camel Down: The fine down under coat, extremely soft. Short staple. 4 ounces $22.00  8 ounces $20.00.