Hand dyed by local hand dyer Morgan Boyer of Tiny Owl Yarn.
Cheviot is a sproingy fiber with a helical crimp - 3 dimensional structures that gives the wool resilience and bounce. The micron count is between 27-33 and this fiber has a 4-5 inch staple length. The wool top is open without being slippery making it an excellent wool for beginning spinners.
The yarn produced from Cheviot wool is a pleasure to knit, crochet and weave with. 1 lb. equals about 20 yards. and easy to draft making it a great fiber for beginner spinners to use.