New Dyed Cormo, Sport-weight yarn and mini-skein sets in the shop!

85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Mini-Skein Set - D-YN-17-15
85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Mini-Skein Set - D-YN-17-15
"So that means, you're a doctor, you're a doctor, you're a doctor, you're a doctor and, Howard, you know a lot of doctors." If you are a fan like Sandy is, then you don't need an explanation of where the title of this mini-skein set comes from. 85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Sock Yarn. Minimum of 100 grams total in the set. Not superwash. Hand wash in cold water.
Available Qty: 5
Price: $29.00

85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Mini-Skein Set - D-YN-17-12
85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Mini-Skein Set - D-YN-17-12
This mini-skein set is called Crayon Box for it's happy colors. Minimum of 100 grams per set. Not superwash. Hand wash in cold water.
Available Qty: 5
Price: $29.00

85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Mini-Skein Set - D-YN-17-11
85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Mini-Skein Set - D-YN-17-11
Summer Wedding mini-skein set. The colors of white, rose, purple, light gray and dark gray reminded us of a wedding party with the bride, the brides maids, the groom, and the best man. Minimum of 100 grams per set. Not Superwash. Handwash in cold water.
Available Qty: 4
Price: $29.00

85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Mini-Skein Set - D-YN-17-14
85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Mini-Skein Set - D-YN-17-14
English Rose Garden Mini-Skein Set. Minimum of 100 grams per set. Not superwash. Hand wash cold water.
Available Qty: 4
Price: $29.00

85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Mini-Skein Set - D-YN-17-13
85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Mini-Skein Set - D-YN-17-13
Grand Canyon mini-skein set. Minimum of 100 grams per set. Not superwash. Hand wash cold water.
Available Qty: 4
Price: $29.00

85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Mini-Skein Set - D-YN-17-16
85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Mini-Skein Set - D-YN-17-16
Venus, Earth (self striping), Mars, Jupiter, Saturn (self striping), Uranus (self striping), and Neptune make up this heavenly mini skein set. Approximately 100 grams per set. Not superwash, Hand wash cold water.
Available Qty: 7
Price: $29.00

85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Yarn - D-YN-17-09
85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Yarn - D-YN-17-09
Representing the planet Jupiter, this soft and squishy yarn would make great socks, hat, mittens or scarf. 100 grams. Approximately 300 yards. Not superwash. Hand wash cold water.
Available Qty: 5
Price: $29.00

Autumn Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
Autumn Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
This lovely Cormo fiber is soft, soft, soft and spins up into a lovely fine and elastic yarn. Great for anything against the skin, including baby's skin. Price is per ounce.
Available Qty: 6
Price: $5.00

Blue/Yellow Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
Blue/Yellow Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
This lovely Cormo fiber is soft, soft, soft and spins up into a lovely fine and elastic yarn. Great for anything against the skin, including baby's skin. Price is per ounce.
Available Qty: 3
Price: $5.00

Pink/Yellow Cormo Top- D-RV-17-42
Pink/Yellow Cormo Top- D-RV-17-42
This lovely Cormo fiber is soft, soft, soft and spins up into a lovely fine and elastic yarn. Great for anything against the skin, including baby's skin. Price is per ounce.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $5.00

Pink Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
Pink Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
This lovely Cormo fiber is soft, soft, soft and spins up into a lovely fine and elastic yarn. Great for anything against the skin, including baby's skin. Price is per ounce.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $5.00

Pink/Blue Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
Pink/Blue Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
This lovely Cormo fiber is soft, soft, soft and spins up into a lovely fine and elastic yarn. Great for anything against the skin, including baby's skin. Price is per ounce.
Available Qty: 5
Price: $5.00

Yellow Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
Yellow Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
This lovely Cormo fiber is soft, soft, soft and spins up into a lovely fine and elastic yarn. Great for anything against the skin, including baby's skin. Price is per ounce.
Price: $5.00

Blue Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
Blue Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
This lovely Cormo fiber is soft, soft, soft and spins up into a lovely fine and elastic yarn. Great for anything against the skin, including baby's skin. Price is per ounce.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $5.00

Purple Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
Purple Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
This lovely Cormo fiber is soft, soft, soft and spins up into a lovely fine and elastic yarn. Great for anything against the skin, including baby's skin. Price is per ounce.
Available Qty: 3
Price: $5.00

Turquoise Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
Turquoise Cormo Top - D-RV-17-42
This lovely Cormo fiber is soft, soft, soft and spins up into a lovely fine and elastic yarn. Great for anything against the skin, including baby's skin. Price is per ounce.
Available Qty: 4
Price: $5.00

85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Yarn - D-YN-17-10
85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Yarn - D-YN-17-10
This self-striping yarn is named after the planet, Saturn, that it represents. Not superwash. Wash in cold water. 100 grams. Approximately 300 yards.
Available Qty: 2
Price: $29.00

85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Yarn - D-YN-17-08
85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Yarn - D-YN-17-08
This self-striping yarn is named after the planet, Uranus. Not superwash. Hand wash cold water. 100 grams. Approximately 300 yards.
Available Qty: 2
Price: $29.00

85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Yarn - D-YN-17-07
85% Cormo/15% Nylon Sport Weight Yarn - D-YN-17-07
This self-striping yarn is named after the blue and green planet we all inhabit. We love Earth! Not superwash. Hand wash cold. 100 grams. Approximately 300 yards
Available Qty: 2
Price: $29.00

New Fiber in the Shop

There are 14 new spinning fibers in the shop for you.  I hope you enjoy them!

Gotland Locks - D-RV-17-18
Gotland Locks - D-RV-17-18
These lovely, washed Gotland Locks are perfect for spinning straight from the lock, carding, or combing. There is a great range of grays in this fleece. This is perfect for shawls, mittens, sweaters and weaves up beautifully. For your Lord of the Rings fans, this is the wool that was spun and woven into the Elven cloaks. Price is for 4 ounces.
Available Qty: 12
Price: $20.00

Caramel Kid Mohair locks - D-RV-17-20
Caramel Kid Mohair locks - D-RV-17-20
These lovely, silky soft kid mohair locks are perfect for combing or spinning straight from the locks. The shine on this fleece would make a shawl that would be the envy of anyone. Price is for 1 ounce.
Available Qty: 10
Price: $4.00

Pygora A Locks - D-RV-17-21
Pygora A Locks - D-RV-17-21
These silky soft, washed Pygora A locks are great for needle felting, combing or spinning from the locks. Also, this would make a lovely, lacy shawl. Price is per ounce.
Available Qty: 11
Price: $5.00

Romney Roving - D-RV-17-23
Romney Roving - D-RV-17-23
The wonderful gray Romney roving is a perfect spin for beginning spinners. It makes a great yarn for mittens, sweaters, hats or shawls. It is not against the skin soft, but isn't "rustic" either. A great medium wool. Price is per ounce.
Available Qty: 6
Price: $3.50

Coopworth Roving - D-RV-17-24
Coopworth Roving - D-RV-17-24
This is a really nice Coopworth Roving from a sheep from Wisconsin. We have to race to this shepherd every spring before all their fleeces sell out, they are that nice. It would spin up into great mittens, hats, scarves, shawls and sweaters. Great for weaving, too! Price is for 4 ounces
Available Qty: 9
Price: $15.00

Hampshire Roving - D-RV-17-26
Hampshire Roving - D-RV-17-26
Even though Hampshire is a meat breed, this fleece won 1st place at the 2016 North American International Livestock Expo. It is on the soft side for a down breed, but it is not against the skin soft. This spins up into a very elastic yarn that would make great hats, mittens and sweaters. Price is for 4 ounces.
Available Qty: 8
Price: $13.00

Romney Roving - D-RV-17-27
Romney Roving - D-RV-17-27
The wonderful gray Romney roving is a perfect spin for beginning spinners. It makes a great yarn for mittens, sweaters, hats or shawls. It is not against the skin soft, but isn't "rustic" either. A great medium wool. Price is for 4 ounces.
Available Qty: 8
Price: $14.00

Madder Dyed 50% Shetland/50% Corriedale - D-RV-17-32
Madder Dyed 50% Shetland/50% Corriedale - D-RV-17-32
This 50% gray Shetland/50% white Corriedale blend is dyed with the natural dye, madder, which gives it a lovely peach color. In fact, it looks like Peach Snapple, which is why we call it Peach Tea. This would make a beautiful sweater! Price is for 4 ounces.
Available Qty: 4
Price: $16.00

Pink Polypay Roving - D-RV-17-33
Pink Polypay Roving - D-RV-17-33
This wonderful Polypay Roving was dyed using the natural dye, cochineal, giving is a lovely lavender-tinted pink color. We call it Victorian Rose. It spins up into a very elastic yarn that would make great hats, mittens or sweaters. Price is for 4 ounces.
Available Qty: 5
Price: $16.00

Dark Moorit Icelandic Roving - D-RV-17-34
Dark Moorit Icelandic Roving - D-RV-17-34
This great dark Moorit colored Icelandic Roving is a blend of all layers of the fleece. Spun as a loose single, it is the yarn called Lopi. It knits up into light-weight but very warm sweaters. My favorite sweater is an Icelandic that I knit for myself. Price is for 4 ounces.
Available Qty: 3
Price: $14.00

Moorit Icelandic Roving - D-RV-17-35
Moorit Icelandic Roving - D-RV-17-35
This great Moorit colored Icelandic Roving is a blend of all layers of the fleece. Spun as a loose single, it is the yarn called Lopi. It knits up into light-weight but very warm sweaters. My favorite sweater is an Icelandic that I knit for myself. the Sheep is named Fuzzy and he lives in Kentucky. Price is for 4 ounces.
Available Qty: 14
Price: $14.00

Nearly Black Icelandic Roving - D-RV-17-37
Nearly Black Icelandic Roving - D-RV-17-37
This great Moorit colored Icelandic Roving is a blend of all layers of the fleece. Spun as a loose single, it is the yarn called Lopi. It knits up into light-weight but very warm sweaters. My favorite sweater is an Icelandic that I knit for myself. the Sheep is named Rambo and he lives in Kentucky. Price is for 4 ounces.
Available Qty: 4
Price: $14.00

Leicester Longwool Roving - D-RV-17-38
Leicester Longwool Roving - D-RV-17-38
This lustrous Leicester Longwool roving is from a sheep named Penelope. It spins up into a strong yarn that is perfect for shawls or for weaving. Since it is a long wool, what it lacks in elasticity, it more than makes up for in shine and its ability to take dyes well. Price is for 4 ounces.
Available Qty: 18
Price: $16.00

Leicester Longwool Roving - D-RV-17-39
Leicester Longwool Roving - D-RV-17-39
This lustrous Leicester Longwool roving is from a sheep named Martha. It spins up into a strong yarn that is perfect for shawls or for weaving. Since it is a long wool, what it lacks in elasticity, it more than makes up for in shine and its ability to take dyes well. Price is for 4 ounces.
Available Qty: 16
Price: $16.00

Michigan Fiber Festival

The shop is off-line starting today, August 17th, through Monday, August 21st, so we can vend at Michigan Fiber Festival.  If you are going to MFF, please stop by and see us in Barn 8A on Saturday and Sunday.  We have lots and lots of new products you have never seen before.

Yarn is now available at Dyed in the Wool!!

We are beginning to get in some breed-specific yarns as so many people have been asking for them.  Also, there are a few yarns from mixed breed sheep left, as well.  I hope you enjoy them!

Border Leicester Yarn - D-YN-17-06
Border Leicester Yarn - D-YN-17-06
This Border Leicester lamb yarn is a creamy white and contains approximately 170 yards per 100 grams. There is a bit of veg in this yarn, but it pulls out easily. This yard takes dye very well.
Available Qty: 9
Price: $21.00

Cormo Sock Yarn - D-YN-17-05
Cormo Sock Yarn - D-YN-17-05
This lovely 85% Cormo/15% Nylon sport weight yarn is against the skin soft. There are approximately 300 yards per 100 grams skein, which puts it into the heavy fingering/light sport weight area. Not machine washable as the Cormo is not superwash. The sheep this yarn is made from is an award winning flock who live in central Indiana.
Available Qty: 12
Price: $21.00

100% Coopworth Yarn - D-YN-17-02
100% Coopworth Yarn - D-YN-17-02
This 100% Coopworth yarn has a lovely sheen to it. The sheep live in Wisconsin. There are approximately 140 yards per each 4-ply, 100 gram skein. There is a wee bit of vegetation in this yarn as we do not subject the yarn to a chemical bath to dissolve the veg as commercial yarn companies do. We buy the fleeces straight from the breeder and have it spun by a small mill into breed-specific yarn for your use. Our goal is to help breeder and shepherds feed their flocks and produce the best fiber possible.
Available Qty: 12
Price: $21.00

100% Corriedale Yarn - D-YN-17-03
100% Corriedale Yarn - D-YN-17-03
This 100% Corriedale yarn is lovely and against your skin soft. The sheep is named Esmudges and she lives in Missouri. There are approximately 170 yards per each 4-ply, 100 gram skein. We buy the fleeces straight from the breeder and have it spun by a small mill into breed-specific yarn for your use. Our goal is to help breeder and shepherds feed their flocks and produce the best fiber possible.
Available Qty: 12
Price: $21.00

Tuscan Gold Worsted Weight Yarn - D-YN-17-04
Tuscan Gold Worsted Weight Yarn - D-YN-17-04
This lovely tonal, worsted weight yarn has been dyed using red and yellow onion skins, which make a great wash-fast dye. There are 100 grams and 220 yards per skein.
Available Qty: 2
Price: $20.00

Rustic Rainbow Yarn - D-YN-17-01DK - Dyelot #2
Rustic Rainbow Yarn - D-YN-17-01DK - Dyelot #2
This yarn is a 100% wool, DK-weight, three-ply with one ply in natural, one ply in tan and one ply in dark brown, then dyed in a self-striping rainbow colorway. The yarn is not against your skin soft, but has a nice, rustic feel with a lovely halo when washed. As an FYI, I have washed a swatch of this yarn in the washing machine with cold water and dried it in the dryer with medium heat and there was no shrinkage at all - it just bloomed into a lovely, bouncy fabric with a wonderful halo. I think it would make very warm mittens or a lovely shawl. I made a hat from it and love it!! Weight approx 100 grams and at least 250 meters (272 yards).
Price: $26.00

Rustic Rainbow Yarn - D-YN-17-01DK - Dyelot #3
Rustic Rainbow Yarn - D-YN-17-01DK - Dyelot #3
This yarn is a 100% wool, DK-weight, three-ply with one ply in natural, one ply in tan and one ply in dark brown, then dyed in a self-striping rainbow colorway. The yarn is not against your skin soft, but has a nice, rustic feel with a lovely halo when washed. As an FYI, I have washed a swatch of this yarn in the washing machine with cold water and dried it in the dryer with medium heat and there was no shrinkage at all - it just bloomed into a lovely, bouncy fabric with a wonderful halo. I think it would make very warm mittens or a lovely shawl. I made a hat from it and love it!! Weight approx 100 grams and at least 235 meters (256 yards).
Price: $26.00

Rustic Rainbow Yarn - D-YN-17-01dk - Dyelot #4
Rustic Rainbow Yarn - D-YN-17-01dk - Dyelot #4
This yarn is a 100% wool, DK-weight, three-ply with one ply in natural, one ply in tan and one ply in dark brown, then dyed in a self-striping rainbow colorway. The yarn is not against your skin soft, but has a nice, rustic feel with a lovely halo when washed. As an FYI, I have washed a swatch of this yarn in the washing machine with cold water and dried it in the dryer with medium heat and there was no shrinkage at all - it just bloomed into a lovely, bouncy fabric with a wonderful halo. I think it would make very warm mittens or a lovely shawl. I made a hat from it and love it!! Weight approx 100 grams and at least 250 meters (276 yards).
Available Qty: 1
Price: $26.00

Sandy Makes Spinning Daily News!!

Even though this is three years old, I thought you’d like to see Sandy doing her best Vanna White imitation.

Lovely Mention

Rebecca Mezoff, a tapestry weaver mentioned Dyed in the Wool on her blog and specifically talked about the Fiber Binder Club.  Go and check out her blog.  She does absolutely beautiful tapestries!!