Fiber Processing Services

How can we serve you..

New customers fill out our Get-to-know-you form.

Old friends send us an email and let us know what we can process for you.

Washing

Land and water are precious so we use sustainable washing practices and biodegradable soap.

Blending and Dying

Let our dye workshop bring color to your fiber or blend it with our diverse collection of natural and dyed fibers.

Carding

Lucy and Ethel, our picking and carding machines, will transform your fiber into beautiful products.

PRICE LIST  

The prices below are based on fiber being an acceptable quality, see Customer Service Agreement for additional low-quality fiber fees. 

WASH: $8 per pound based on intake weight. For fine breeds and fleeces with heavy grease or soil that require  additional washes, there will be an extra charge of $1.50 per pound 

PICK and CARD: Based on finished product weight. Roving or Batts: $15 per pound 

FIBER BLENDING: Blending fiber is priced by ounce. No additional fee for blending fibers.  Prices do not include shipping and handling or taxes.  

All pricing is subject to change, please check the intake form and website for the most up-to-date information.

Turnaround times are approximate. Most orders are 6-10 weeks upon completion of scheduled reservation. 

EXAMPLES 

WOOL TO ROVING

  • Average wool fleece dirty weight is 6lbs after skirting
  • 6lb x $8.00 washing = $48.00
  • Clean weight after washing – 4lbs (due to an expected loss of approximately 30% during processing)
  • 4lb clean wool made into roving (4 x $15.00= $60.00)
  • Total $108

ALPACA TO ROVING

  • Average alpaca fleece dirty weight is 4lbs after skirting
  • 4lb x $8.00 washing = $32.00
  • Clean weight after washing – 3.6lbs (due to an expected loss of approximately 10% during processing)
  • 3.6lb clean fiber made into roving (3.6 x $15.00= $54.00)
  • Total $86.00