Hand dyed Organic Polwarth wool/ Cultivated Silk combed top.
Good for spinning, felting, blending, weaving & petting upon occasion.
Colors: Black with red highlights
4 oz / 113 grams
Micron count: 22-25 (Polwarth)
How soft is it? Next to skin soft
A blend of Merino & Lincoln, this Australian breed was developed in 1880.
Organically grown wool that has been blended with cultivated silk for a delicious sheen
80% Polwarth, 20% Cultivated silk
**This is a repeatable colorway, please contact us for a custom dye if you need a larger quantity or would prefer it on a different fiber**
Dyed with Jacquard, Dharma and/or ProChem acid dyes
I dye all my fiber using professional acid dyes in my smoke free and pet friendly home. Brutus, our Yorkshire Terrier puppy, is of course, not allowed to play with wool.
Care instructions: Handwash finished product in cool water, this item will felt.
This colorway coordinates with 'Wood Duck': Wood Duck on Organic Polwarth/Silk
It also pairs with 'Burnt S'mores' on the same base: Burnt S'mores
Other Organic wools: Organic
Other Polwarth colorways: Polwarth
Other colorways with brown: Brown
Shop other semi-solids: Tonals
Please be aware. While I do strive to accurately represent the colors in all my products, all monitors vary and what I see on my screen, may not be what you see on yours.
I dye my fibers in small batches and no two 4 oz braids will be 100% the same- that's what makes working with hand dyed wool so fun!
Because of the nature of hand dyed fibers, each batch of 'Espresso' is unique & variations may occur.
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