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Ramie, Jute, Bamboo

Biosteel Yarn

Peat Moss
Peatmoss can be blended with wool to create unusual and beautiful yarns and textiles.

Curds and Whey
Handspinning milk protein fiber

Ramie: Old Fiber – New Image
Ramie is strong and silky in appearance, with better absorbency than linen. This Ohio State University site gives a good overview of ramie and its history.

Handspinning Books: Exotic Yarns

The Intentional Spinner
Offering a blend of technical knowledge, history, and easy-to-use tips, this inspiring collection of spinning wisdom deftly explores the three fundamental areas of yarn production: understanding fibers, managing yarn structure, and making yarns that precisely meet the spinner’s needs.
UK: Intentional Spinner

The Whole Craft of Spinning: From the Raw Material to the Finished Yarn
Everything you need to know from set-up to finished product in order to create distinctive yarns for use in knitting, weaving, crocheting, needlepoint, embroidery, and macrame.
UK: Whole Craft of Spinning

..more Handspinning books..

EBay Watch – Roving

 

Ebay Finds

Wistyria Editions 12-Inch Wool Roving Stripe, 0.25-Ounce, Jester, New, Free Ship - Current price: $8.17

250g Hand Knitting Blanket Hat Super Thick Chunky Yarn Roving Bulky Yarn Lot NEW - Current price: $0.01 - Auction

- Current price: $11.69

Fiesta .25-ounce Wool Roving (Pack of 8) - Current price: $17.09

Opount Needle Felting Starter Kit Wool Felt Tools Matneedle Felting Basic Kit Ne - Current price: $11.85

Bulk Buy: Red Heart Boutique Sashay Yarn (3-Pack) Tutu E782-1953 - Current price: $19.27 - Auction

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