Micron 22-24, Staple length approx. 7.5cm (3ins).
The Merino sheep is found on New Zealand high country sheep stations. The wool is very soft with a closely spaced crimp. The sheep are well cared for and are not mulesed.
Ideal for making lovely light and soft felted garments and wearable art.
Spin a fine woollen yarn using the long draw or a worsted yarn using a short draw. Merino is ideal for super fine knitting, crochet and lacework.