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Icelandic Rovings For Sale

The rovings offered for sale here are from raw Icelandic Spring fleeces, that have been heavily skirted to remove belly wool and vegetative matter, thoroughly washed and then blended and carded into spinners roving by Blue Hills Fiber Mill in Bruce WI, by Carothers Country Fiber Mill in Minnesota City MN, or by English Gardens Fiber Mill in Caledonia MN. Sheep pictures are taken in the Fall when they are wearing their best coats. Icelandic wool contains two types of fiber: the thel or undercoat that is very fine with lots of crimp, and the tog that has a longer staple (3-6" in the Spring), is less fine, and has lots of natural curl. The thel and tog have been combined in these rovings. If you wish to purchase some of these quality rovings, please order on-line via PayPal, or call or email us. Shipping charges within the United States will be added to your purchase price. For shipping outside the United States please email us for an estimate, or purchase the fleeces on Paypal and we will bill you for the shipping before we send the order. PayPal, Credit Cards (via paypal), or Personal Checks are accepted as payment. These rovings are priced according to the weights after processing; the shipped weight may be 5-6% less due to moisture loss.

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Sheep ID and Photo Roving For Sale Sheep ID and Photo Roving For Sale
"Hlyja" SSW-265
Bambi Prestur Ari genetics

Photo with Fall Lamb Fleece
Black Badgerface Ewe
R-1029 
LAMB Roving from SSW-265

24.2 oz for $61
"Hosa" SSW-249
Geri Tigull Ari genetics

Photo with Fall Lamb Fleece
Black Spotted Ewe
R-1028 
LAMB Roving from SSW-249

22.4 oz for $57
"Vinka" SSW-242
Blesi Prestur Leifur genetics

Photo with Fall Lamb Fleece
Black Mouflon Ewe
R-1027 
LAMB Roving from SSW-242

18.8 oz for $48
"Eoric Ewe" SSW-237
Leifur Bambi Prestur genetics

Photo with Fall Lamb Fleece
Morrit Mouflon Ewe
R-1026 
LAMB Roving from SSW-237

15.2 oz for $39

www.sunrisesheep.com/WoolRovings.htm (p. 1)

Sheep ID and Photo Roving For Sale Sheep ID and Photo Roving For Sale
"Bodvar Son" SSW-215
Tigull Ari Biskup genetics

Photo with Fall Fleece
Solid Black Ram
R-1020 
Roving from SSW-215

31.8 oz for $64
"Halsa" BEL-506
Karl Philip Aboti Flotti Kani

Photo with Fall Fleece
Morrit Grey Ewe
R-1016 
Roving from BEL-506

16.6 oz for $34
"Hvitnev" SSW-259
Ari Geri Blesi Bambi

Photo with Fall fleece
Black Spotted Ewe
R-1015 
Roving from SSW-259

16.5 oz for $34
"Sjona" SSW-233
Leifur Ari Prestur Bambi

Photo with Fall fleece
Black Mouflon Ewe
R1013 
Roving from SSW-233

14.0 oz for $29

www.sunrisesheep.com/WoolRovings.htm (p. 2)

Sheep ID and Photo Roving For Sale Sheep ID and Photo Roving For Sale
"Gythja" SSW-220
Geri Bambi Skumur genetics

Photo with Fall fleece
Solid Morrit Ewe
R-1012 
Roving from SSW-220

22.8oz for $46
  SOLD
 
 SSW-202 "Aina"
Geri Bambi genetics

Photo with Fall Fleece
Solid Moorit Ewe
R-1011 
Roving from SSW-202

16.5 oz for $34
  SOLD
 WA
 SSW-180 "Sindri"
Prestur Tigull genetics

Photo with Fall Fleece
Solid Black Ewe
R-1008 
Roving from SSW-180

20.4 oz for $41
 SSW-154 "Katla"
Tigull Ari genetics

Photo with Fall Fleece
Solid Black Ewe
R-1006 
Roving from SSW-154

14.1 oz for $29

www.sunrisesheep.com/WoolRovings.htm (p. 3)

Sheep ID and Photo Roving For Sale Sheep ID and Photo Roving For Sale
 SSW-143 "Anika"
Leifur Ari genetics

Photo with Fall Fleece
Black Grey Spotted Ewe
R-1005 
Roving from SSW-143

17.6 oz for $36
 SSW-104 "Grita"
Blesi Prestur genetics

Photo with Fall Fleece
Black Spotted Ewe
R-1001 
Roving from SSW-104

16.4 oz for $33
 SSW-098 "Asa"
Leifur Bambi genetics

Photo with Fall Fleece
Solid Black Ewe
R-1000 
Roving from SSW-098

13.8 oz for $28
 SSW-096 "Marcella"
Biskup Hnykill genetics

Photo with Fall Fleece
Black Grey Ewe
R-999 
Ewe Roving from SSW-096

20.0 oz for $41
  SOLD
 WI

www.sunrisesheep.com/WoolRovings.htm (p. 4)

Sheep ID and Photo Roving For Sale Sheep ID and Photo Roving For Sale
"Siri" BLW-113
Biskup Tigull genetics

Photo with Fall Fleece
White Ewe
R-998 
Roving from BLW-113

25.5 oz for $52
 SSW-266 
Leifur Bambi genetics

Photo with Fall fleece
Moorit Mouflon Ewe
R-997 
Roving from SSW-266

36.8 oz for $74
  SOLD
 
"Hvitnev" SSW-259
Ari Geri Blesi Bambi

Photo with Fall fleece
Black Spotted Ewe
R-992 
Roving from SSW-259

23.6 oz for $48
 SSW-240 
Geri Bambi genetics

Photo with Fall fleece
Solid Black Ram
R-974 
Roving from SSW-240

28.3 oz for $42(vm:-25%)

www.sunrisesheep.com/WoolRovings.htm (p. 5)

Sheep ID and Photo Roving For Sale Sheep ID and Photo Roving For Sale
 SSW-235 
Geri Tigull genetics

Photo with Fall fleece
Black Spotted Ram
R-969 
Roving from SSW-235

27.1 oz for $55
 SSW-215 
Tigull Ari genetics

Photo with Fall Fleece
Solid Black Ram
R-959 
Roving from SSW-215

37.0 oz for $75
 SSW-222
Tigull Bambi Ari Biskup

Photo with Fall fleece
Black Badgerface Ram
R-909 
LAMB Roving from SSW-222

13.8 oz for $34
 SSW-201
Leifur Prestur Ari Morro

Photo with Fall fleece
Morrit Mouflon Ram
R-907 
LAMB Roving from SSW-201

11.2 oz for $21 (vm:-25%)

www.sunrisesheep.com/WoolRovings.htm (p. 6)

Sheep ID and Photo Roving For Sale Sheep ID and Photo Roving For Sale
 SSW-225
Geri Tigull Bambi Biskup

Photo with Fall fleece
White Ewe
R-902 
LAMB Roving from SSW225

13.2 oz for $33
 SSW-218
Leifur Biskup Hnykill Bambi

Photo with Fall fleece
Black Grey Ewe
R-899 
LAMB Roving from SSW-218

16.1 oz for $40
 SSW-217 
Tigull Blesi genetics

Photo with Fall Fleece
Black Spotted Ewe
R-898 
LAMB Roving from SSW-217

11.3 oz for $28
 SSW-204
Leifur Bambi Ari Hnykill

Photo with Spring fleece
Morrit Grey Ewe
R-892 
LAMB Roving from SSW-204

15.0 oz for $37

www.sunrisesheep.com/WoolRovings.htm (p. 7)

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Colors: The exact shades of colors seen here may vary slightly, depending upon the monitor you are displaying them on. In particular, black is very difficult to photograph and reproduce on a computer monitor - a black roving may appear to have a brown tint to it, but in actuality is very black.
Weights: The rovingss are priced according to the weights at processing; the shipped weight may be 5-6% less due to moisture loss during storage. "(v.m.)" notation indicates the roving contains significant vegetative matter and the price has been reduced.
Genetics: The names above each sheep's picture refer to breeding rams in Iceland to which each sheep is related. A VAI-Ewe or VAI-Ram is the product of vaginal articifial insemination using frozen semen from rams currently living in Iceland. We began using this procedure for introducing new genetics into our flock after hosting the 3rd SouthRam VAI Workshop at our farm in September of 2007.

Testimonials

"The roving you sent from Grima and Eydis came about three weeks ago and both are absolutely gorgeous! You were right - the processing is some of the best I have seen, immaculate and flawless."
     (DR from Michigan)
"Sorry, I meant to email you immediately. The box arrived last Friday. It is wonderful. Thank you so much. I can hardly wait to start spinning. And I loved the photos. I’ll be keeping those."
     (SB from Maine)
"The second box of rovings arrived today. They are all lovely! Best of luck with the lambs this year, and thanks again."
     (DS from California)
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