This category is specifically for the industry dealing with the fleece of sheep, it's processing in to yarn suitable for the textile industry, and applications in insulation.
Amtex Textiles, Inc
USA. Worsted, ring spun, single and multiple plied, natural and top dyed yarns in solids and heathers for hosiery, knitwear and suiting, from merino wool, and merino wool rich blends. Information on the various types of wool sheep, and wool growing and harvesting.
Aragon Yarns, Ltd
UK. Manufacturers and suppliers of single twist natural colored and dyed slub yarns for hand and machine knitting applications, from wool. Also, knitting needles and accessories. Technical information and color card. On-line purchasing feature.
Australian Country Spinners
Australia. Manufacturers of natural colored and dyed spun yarns for knitting applications, from wool and wool rich blends. Detailed yarn catalog, providing technical information, application guide and colorways. Free patterns and knitting instructions. Store finder.
Briggs and Little Woolen Mills, Ltd
Canada. Single and multiple plied, carded and dyed yarns for hand and machine knitting and weaving, from wool. Also, knitting books and patterns, complimentary accessories, and carded raw fleece for stuffing applications.
Brown Sheep Company, Inc
USA. Manufacturers of yarns for needlepoint, hand knitting and crochetting, from wool and wool rich blends. Detailed product catalogs, including technical specifications and color cards. List of retailers. Links to publications.
Italy. Manufacturers of woollen and worsted spun greige and dyed yarns for knitting and weaving applications, from cashmere, vicuna and superfine wools. English and Italian.
Diamond Fibres, Ltd
UK. Commission spinners of semi-worsted and worsted woollen, alpaca and mohair yarns. Also, carding preparation for hand spinners and felters, and custom spinning and hand knitting yarns. Description of manufacturing process. Glossary of terms. Links to related sites.
Donegal Yarns, Ltd
Ireland. Manufacturers of a range of traditional woollen spun multi-colored effect yarns for hand and machine knitting, weaving and craft applications, from wool. Detailed product catalogs, providing colorways in slideshows. Links to related sites.
Eisaku Noro Co., Ltd
Japan. Manufacturers of hand and machine spun, fiber and solid dyed yarns for hand knitting applications, from hand processed wool. Detailed yarn catalogs, including technical information. Directory of world wide distributors. Calendar of events. English and Japanese.
Fibre Harvest, Ltd
UK. Manufacturers of worsted spun yarns for machine and hand knitting applications, from wool, mohair, cashmere and alpaca. Also, custom wool processing services. Technical information. Part of the Blackdown Hills Natural Fibre Group.
USA. Manufacturers of hand dyed yarns for knitting applications, from wool, silk, polyamide, viscose, cotton and blends. List of nation wide retailers.
Grentex & Company Pvt., Ltd
India. Manufacturers of scoured wool and wool tops, and carded semi-worsted, worsted and woollen spun greige, bleached and dyed yarns for knitting, hosiery and weaving applications, from wool.
Honghe Wool Textile City Co., Ltd
China. Vertically integrated textile manufacturing company. Collections of woolen spun greige, bleached white and dyed yarns for knitting applications, from wool. English and Chinese.
Iceland. Manufacturers of industrial yarns for weaving, hand and machine knitting, and carpet manufacturing, from wool. Also, garments and fashion accessories, blankets and throws. Technical information and pattern books. List of world wide agents. English and Icelandic.
J C Rennie & Co
UK. Manufacturers of woollen spun, twisted and dyed yarns for knitting and weaving applications, from Shetland wool, and blends with cotton and cashmere. Also, custom yarn twisting services, and suppliers of woven fabrics. Detailed product catalogs, including technical information and specifications. Part of Smiths of Peterhead Ltd.
Knoll Yarns, Ltd
UK. Manufacturers and representatives for woolen and worsted spun, dyed and twisted yarns for weaving and knitting applications, from wool. Detailed catalogs of colorways. List of world wide agents.
Lanera Austral SA
Argentina. Vertically integrated yarn spinning mill. Classification, scouring, drying and baling of wool for export markets. Manufacturers of raw white worsted, one or multiple ply woollen yarns for knitting and weaving applications. Also, wool noils and waste.
Llynfi Textile Co
UK. Manufacturers of naturally dyed knitting yarns, from angora and organic wool. Also, collections of printed fabrics and knitwear.
USA. Multi-colored, hand painted and dyed yarns for fiber artists, from blends of various types of wool. Also, knitwear patterns. List of retail shops. Detailed color chart.
The Natural Fibre Company
UK. Custom manufacturers of spun knitting yarns, from wool. Technical information. Links to related sites.
New Mill Spa
Italy. Woollen and worsted yarns for knitting and weaving applications, from various blends of wool.List of trade fairs. English and Italian
Nippon Keori Kaisha, Ltd
Japan. Diversified group of companies, active in textiles, sports, leisure and commercial facilities, machinery, construction, healthcare and insurance. Vertically integrated textile manufacturing company. Woollen yarns for knitting and weaving. Also, woven fabrics for apparel, furnishing and technical applications. English and Japanese.
Italy. Vertically integrated group of textile manufacturing companies. Classic and fancy yarns, from wool and blends with man-made fibers. Weaving, dyeing, printing and finishing of labels and fabrics for the garment industry, from wool, cotton and blends. Link to glossary of industry terms.
USA. Manufacturers of worsted yarns for hand knitting applications, from wool. Also, felting and knitting needles, and accessories. On-line purchasing facility.
Pietro Romagnoli SA
Chile. Manufacturers of carded and worsted, single and twisted, fiber and yarn machine and hand dyed, regular and melange yarns for machine and hand knitting applications, from various types of wool and animal hair. Detailed yarn catalogs, including technical information, specifications and colorways. English and Spanish.
R Gledhill, Ltd
UK. Manufacturers of stock and bespoke woolen spun and twisted white and dyed yarns for knitting and weaving applications, from wool, cashmere and blends with natural and man-made fibers. English, Italian and German.
Richcash Textile Co., Ltd
China. Vertically integrated textile manufacturing company. Natural white and dyed yarns for weaving and knitting applications, from yak, goat, camel and sheep wool. Also, processed fibers, woven fabrics, blankets, ready-made knitwear and fashion accessories.
Germany. Yarns for machine and hand knitting, hosiery, automotive, technical and industrial products applications, from wool and wool rich blends. English and German.
Thirteen Mile Lamb & Wool Company
USA. Sheep farm involved in certified organic breeding, meat and textiles. Manufacturers of semi-worsted spun, natural colored and plant dyed yarns for knitting and weaving applications, from wool and blends with alpaca. Also, fleeces for hand spinners, woven blankets, rugs and fashion accessories. Detailed product catalogs, including technical information and prices. List of dealers. Links to related sites.
Thomas B. Ramsden, Ltd
UK. Conventional worsted and fancy yarns for knitting applications, from wool. Also, handknitting yarns, and crafts and haberdashery. Custom manufacturing services.
The Wool Clip
UK. Cooperative organization of women involved in wool and mohair farming, yarn spinning, dyeing, and knitting and weaving of fabrics and garments. Manufacturers of hand spun, natural colored and hand dyed yarns for knitting and weaving applications. Also, tufted and hand loom woven rugs and throws, fashion accessories and bags. Links to related sites.
New Zealand. Manufacturers of twisted and dyed yarns for knitting, weaving and hosiery applications, from a range of animal hair fibers. Custom design and development, and yarn sourcing and brokerage services. Technical specifications. List of world wide agents.
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