The Newest Fiber Contributors

Meet Hermione (back) and Sabrina (front).img_6028_001These are female German Satin cross Angora rabbits that we acquired at the Great Lakes Fiber Festival in Wooster. They were a spontaneous irresistible purchase!img_6023_001The German Angoras are known for having non-matting wool, making them easier to care for.img_6567_001The Satin Angoras are known for having deeper color and a higher luster to their wool. The fiber is also said to be stronger for spinning although a little more slippery because of the silky texture. They also don’t have all the wool growth around the face, making them easier to care for.img_6590_001The combination of the two breeds should make for a nice fiber animal.

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