Posts Tagged "cvm sheep"

Gyre

Posted on Sep 30, 2016 in cvm~romeldale sheep, finished projects, roving~yarn, wool and mohair, yarn | 2 comments

Gyre

Gyre – a unique lace wrap. knit with Freckles Fingering a Roubaix Wool yarn made from a blend of cvm wool and kid mohair. a sunburst surrounded by honeycomb lace makes the perfect late summer wrap. This clever design is by Bristol Ivy in Brooklyn Tweed’s Wool People 9 Lookbook a lovely cvm-romeldale...

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harvesting the wool

Posted on Feb 20, 2014 in cvm~romeldale sheep, fleece, wool and mohair | 0 comments

harvesting the wool

the ewes have been in the barn all night waiting for the shearer  blankets are removed to reveal this year’s crop the harvest begins! Wool Harvest – Shearing Day fresh shorn fleeces are quickly skirted a day or two later the fleeces are skirted a second time staple length and fleece quality is recorded the wool is now ready to ship to hand spinners or to the mill for processing into rovings and yarn. you can find our products in our Etsy...

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first big snow

Posted on Dec 5, 2013 in cvm~romeldale sheep | 0 comments

first big snow

Daisy and Lipstick mugging for the camera and again and again all you can hear is the snow falling … snow...

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wool harvest

Posted on Feb 9, 2012 in cvm~romeldale sheep, fleece | 2 comments

wool harvest

   this is Tim the sheep shearer and that’s Birdie getting a new do it’s february and time to shear the sheep prior to lambing. always an exciting day if you love wool. early morning after shearing day coats of many...

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