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Max has mixed feelings about this

What’s good for the sheep…

Or how I came to use Power Scour to wash my dog, creating yet another reason why I love it so. You guys have heard of Unicorn’s blog entry contest right? If not get thee over there and check it out. I am a fan of Unicorn Products – I carry them and I recommend […]

Max has been busy inspecting fleece!

Getting ready for the holidays

Well hello there! So – somehow the first year of our shepherding has come and gone.  Wherever did the time go?  In this year we have seen some fun things around The Spinning Loft –  new fibers from Norway, the development of our new Beth Smith and Down Breed samplers, working with Accokeek to foster […]

How to Choose A Fleece

It’s that time of year again and the fiber festivals are coming fast and furious.   While most of you prefer to handle only a few ounces of raw wool at a time, or prefer not to be led astray by the heady fumes, a few brave souls after my own heart might attempt to choose […]

Shipping Update

Good evening Fiberistas and Friends of the Fleece! Things are finally calming down some here in the Loft. We’ve spent the last week moving, sorting, photographing, stowing and otherwise stashing the inventory, and we’ve been working on getting it all online. We’ve made a lot of progress and there’s more to come, which we’ll be […]

We’re open!

The new Spinning Loft store is now open! Browse the fleece, or search for a specific breed you’re looking for. We have over a hundred fleeces available in the store, with many more to come.

Sorting bags of fleece

New Shepherds, Same Great Sheep

Welcome to the new Spinning Loft website. We are currently undergoing a major renovation, but will soon be live with a full product listing of fleeces, fiber prep equipment, books, and textiles. We promise this will be worth the wait! In the meantime, here’s a small teaser of what’s to come…