Owning a wool mill means I do a lot of washing raw wool, also know as scouring. I wanted to share some of my top tips for washing wool which you can use at home. Hand processing wool can be time consuming and has a bit of a learning curve but once you get a routine it is a lovely way to process a fleece right from the beginner. Here are some of my top wool washing tips I have learned over the years.
I am Kim Biegler, the owner and operator of Ewethful Fiber Farm & Mill. I create hand spinning fibers from locally sourced wool and teach others online how to hand spin their own yarn.