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Hand Carding Wool and Wool Cards

Greenland Gown Project

Hand Carding wool

There have been many questions over the time I have been working with the wool I use for this project. One of them has been why am I using combs instead of cards and some confusion about the difference.

So I decided to do a little hard topic research to educate not only myself but you as well. It will help me answer more intelligently next time I am asked these questions.

Gail Bennett was a great help in the research department this week and I would like to thank her.

I will now start with the most common item for fiber prep for spinning, the hand card. Continue reading