Romni Wools Ltd
About the fibre
Staple length 80-100mm. Micron count 30-33.
Bergschaf wool is a medium-coarse wool with a bulky handle. It takes dyes well.
This lofty fibre with a long staple length makes strong yarn, and is suitable for wet felting and needle felting.
Each bag contains 100g of wool.
Origin: United Kingdom
About the breed
Although not officially established as a recognized breed until the 19th century, Bergschaf sheep are believed to be one of the oldest breeds. They have their origins in the Tirol region, and are a multi-use sheep well-suited to grazing and foraging in the mountains.