The Fleece to Fibre Shop at Cartmel Handspun
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Raw Fleeces 

Unwashed, skirted raw fleece.

£10 - £20 per fleece depending on weight, breed and availability

Jacob (brown / white)


Black Welsh (true 'black') 

Cheviot (cream)



Lleyn (cream)


Hand Carded Big Batts 
approx 70 grms. each

Cartmel Handspun carded Big Batts are super size, hand prepared fluffy sheets of fleece suitable for spinning or felting. 

£8.00 per 100 g. 

Jacob (brown / white)

Shetland (white, black)

Black Welsh (true 'black') 

Cheviot (cream)

Lleyn (cream)

Blue Texel (grey)

Beltex (cream)

Coloured Ryeland (greys)

Manx Loughtan (rusty brown)

Washed Fleece

Carefully hand washed in soft rainwater with an organic scour. As available   £6.00 per 100g. 

Jacob (white / brown)

Shetland (various)

Cheviot (cream)

Black Welsh (true black)


Equipment and Accessories

Spinning Wheels

Coming soon - Ashford Traditional Spinning Wheel Pre-owned. Fully tested and working.

Drop Spindles

Hand crafted and finished bottom whorl drop spindle. Made in Cumbria. £14.00

Spinning Accessories

Hand crafted Niddy Noddy. Ready for varnish or wax. Made in Cumbria. £12.00


Hand carders - pre-owned. From £20.00

George Barnett custom built 8 inch wide drum carder. Pre-owned. Circa 1980s. Renovated and in full working order. This is a really strong, sturdy piece of kit and works a treat. £285.00  SOLD


Weaving Looms

Coming soon


Weaving Accessories

Hand crafted and beautifully finished wood shuttles. 18", 20", 24", or to order. Made in England.  Awaiting new stock. 

Unique Hand Crafted Gifts 

Hand woven scarf

Pure British wool scarf, woven by hand in a unique, one-off design. Made in Cumbria