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From Sheep to Skein!

We here at Wool Tops are very proud of our traceability and are passionate about wool which is why we have invested time ensuring that all our suppliers are too. We now have a well established supply chain and are 100% committed to focusing on the traceability of our wool products. We have amazing talent in the UK so, wherever possible, all our production happens in Britain. We have produced this video with John Arbon and hope it gives a little insight into our daily lives at Wool Tops and John Arbon Textiles. We start with the hand selecting of...

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New Yarn!

At Wooltops this week we have just produced some seriously scrummy superfine Falkland Tops from the finest wool producers in the Falkland islands this season. At 18 Micron its like candy floss. We will be spinning this beautiful Falkland Tops into a beautiful undyed lace weight yarn for all you Knitters, Dyers and Crocheters. This fibre is Snow White and has a Cashmere handle. It really doesnt get much better - it definitely has got the 3 F's... FABULOUS FONDLE FACTOR! Right now we are busy spinning up the Tops so the delicate lace will be with us soon. We...

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