|Carl and Carol Lee
The Sheep Shed Studio
in Encampment, Wyoming
are happy to be able to offer
very affordable quality mill end
The Brown Sheep Company
in Mitchell, Nebraska
MILL END ROVINGS
This is the way the mill end rovings arrive
at The Sheep Shed Studio. They then
must be removed from the bags and
|THESE ROVINGS ARE MILL ENDS!!!!
They are not perfect, they have been tossed in boxes,
put in bags, hauled, stored in bins. They are top
spinning and felting fibers, but may not be exactly as
Dec. 2011.....We are selling more mill ends than we are
bringing in. We will fill orders with what we have.
|The Brown Tones
we have a wide array of brown tones.
Dark, medium or light brown tones.
Wide or narrow striping. We will try to
give you at least a pound of one style of
striping. You may bet several widths if
your order is over a lb.
|The Black Tones
We have a wide array of black tones.
Lots of striping in Dark, Medium and
Light shades. We will try to give you at
least a pound of one style of striping.
You may bet several widths if your
order is over a lb.
9.00 PER LB.
ALSO FOUND ON THE
SPECIALS PAGE. SOLD AS
3 LB BAG O' CRAP/GRAB
Bags are filled with the
fibers that don't fit the
roving category. The fiber
might be filmy batts like the
one shown on the right or a
combination of carded
fibers. All are spinable,
most are felting material. It
might all be one color of
fiber, or might be assorted
|Credit Cards now taken on
the Paypal order form!!
|We sit for hours sorting
the good longer rovings
for the Mill End Roving
Selection. All rovings
are a minimum of
approx. one foot in
length or the entire
order may be all in one
We try very hard to
pick out all Superwash
but we cannot
guarantee that we
might not miss some.
|MILL END ROVINGS..
$9.00 per pound
|We are not getting as much colored mill ends as before. We may not
be able to fill larger orders with all the same stripe. Some may have
solid color along with stripes in your order. We will try to have a least
a pound per variety in these larger orders......and this does mean 2 lb.
|We are also offering a Dark Roving.........Black Brown
some are Black/Brown/White with the white being mohair and some are
just Black/Brown wool. Assorted widths of stripings, or solid color
|MILL END ROVING WOES
The mill has improved their
performance with the machines
and well trained folks running
them. This is good for the mill, not
so good for us.
We have added a Superwash Mill
End Roving in Asst. Colors for you
to try. Good Price for Superwash,
no choice of colors.
Assorted rovings and lengths
will be in the bags of ANY MILL
END ROVING order. It is
possible some could be
superwash as well. Know this
before you buy. If you want to
be sure the wool is all the
same, buy the #1 wool rovings
from the WHITE PAGE. Thanks!
no MILL END ROVING orders
5 lb. per color so everyone
can have a chance at
purchasing this fiber.
supplies are very limited.
|We do have whites in full bump lengths on the #1 wool
top rovings page and on the White Page.
|Know that this new Grab Bag material IS Superwash The bells
are not as defined as some we have had in the past, there is some
color involved as well as the grays and whites. If you are felting,
be sure to test before you spend your time making an item from
out until we go
to the mill again.
|White mill ends available again, but
msy be mixed rovings, We simply
do not get in enough to insure you
all one kind.