FIBER PROCESSING SERVICES
Our mill provides the following services: washing (scouring), tumbling, picking, dehairing/fiber separating, carding (roving, batts, and clouds), core-spun yarn, and pindrafted roving. Starting in May 2021, we will be offering felting. In summer 2021, we will offer spinning services.
Please download and complete the customer packet for custom fiber processing, which includes the order form, customer agreement, checklist, and pricing chart. Once the form is complete, please email it to us, and we will be in touch with you regarding your order and when to send the fiber. If you are unsure of how you want your fibers processed, feel free to contact us. We are excited to work with you on your fiber creations.
CUSTOM FIBER PROCESSING
Includes Tumbling, Washing, and Picking. Pricing is based on incoming weight.
HUACAYA ALPACA & LLAMA
MID AND LOW LANOLIN WOOLS
HIGH LANOLIN FINE WOOLS
MOHAIR & SURI ALPACA
EXOTICS: Qivuit, Pygora, Bison, & Cashmere
Pricing is based on carding weight.
CORE SPUN YARN
ROVING CENTER PULL BUMPS
ROVING TOP CENTER PULL BUMPS
Pricing is based on clean weight. Dehairing/Fiber Separating/Precarding services are not required.
Wild Red Clover Fiber Mill provides custom processing for every customer’s order. We will work with you to customize your fiber into the product you desire. Our attention to detail throughout the process will ensure you get a high-quality product. If you don’t know what product you would like, we will work with you to select the best product for your fibers.
DEHAIRING/FIBER SEPARATING/ PRECARDING
$10.00/lb/pass - separates unwanted coarse guard hair, vegetable matter, or other contamination, and second cuts.
$30/lb/pass - Exotic fibers (qiviut, pygora, cashmere)
$2.50/lb - this fee does not include blending materials. We prefer you to provide the additional blending fibers or contact us for the cost of the mill providing the additional blending materials.
Some fibers require additional services to produce a high-quality product. After the initial inspection of your fleece, we will contact you to discuss these options. We look forward to delivering you superior quality.