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Fiber Processing


PRICING ON THIS PAGE IS EFFECTIVE April 27th 2015
*
2 Pound Minimum for Fiber Processing*

Fiber Processing
Pricing Level Determined By Individual Batch Size Not Total Poundage
Pricing Based On Incoming Weight

Service Level 1: 2-4.95# Level 2: 5-19.95# Level 3: 20# Plus
Wool
Mohair
Alpaca
Llama
Wool
Mohair
Alpaca
Llama
Wool
Mohair
Alpaca
Llama
Carding  (includes washing and picking)
Batts, Roving or Cloud $16.63/lb $20.78/lb $11.28/lb $14.50/lb $9.56/lb $12.10/lb
Spinning  (includes washing, picking, carding and skeining to standard yardage skeins)
Single Ply
(all sizes)
$29.48/lb $36.85/lb $23.23/lb $25.79/lb $20.89/lb $23.23/lb
2 Ply Sport Worsted or Bulky $37.90/lb $47.37/lb $25.79/lb $28.38/lb $23.23/lb $25.54/lb
2 Ply Fingering $39.90/lb $50.00/lb $32.24/lb $34.83/lb $29.03/lb $31.35/lb
2 Ply Lace $44.37/lb $52.53/lb $34.83/lb $37.39/lb $31.35/lb $33.67/lb
3 Ply Sport Worsted or Bulky $39.90/lb $50.00/lb $32.24/lb $34.83/lb $29.03/lb $31.35/lb
3 Ply Fingering $44.27/lb $52.53/lb $34.83/lb $37.39/lb $31.35/lb $33.67/lb
Felting  (includes washing, picking and carding)
2# Thickness $18.48/lb $23.11/lb $12.91/lb $16.76/lb $11.60/lb $15.09/lb
1# Thickness $20.53/lb $25.69/lb $15.48/lb $19.35/lb $11.94/lb $17.41/lb
12oz Unsupported $22.79/lb $28.53/lb $16.76/lb $20.64/lb $15.09/lb $18.57/lb
8-10oz Supported $25.37/lb $31.74/lb $19.35/lb $23.23/lb $17.41/lb $20.89/lb
Dehairing Adds to Spinning/ Carding or Felting Price $9.83/lb $9.83/lb $8.60/lb $8.60/lb $8.19/lb $8.19/lb

Our Standard Yardage Per Skein

Bulky Weight:  1 ply 100 Yards 2 ply 50 Yards
Worsted Weight:  150 Yards
Sport Weight:  200 Yards
Fingering:  300 Yards
Lace Weights:  400 Yard

*All prices subject to change.
*We request prepayment and accept MasterCard, Visa, and Personal Checks.
*All Orders will be paid in full before leaving the mill. 
*Any order left in the mill unpaid will become property of The Shepherd's Mill after 60 days.
*1.5% will be added 30 days after original invoice date.
Pricing Effective 4/27/2015

Additional Fees for Special Services
Pricing Level Determined By Individual Batch Size
Not Total Poundage
Pricing Based On Incoming Weight

Dyeing Yarn N/A
Due to the fact that color is so subjective, dyeing is not always perfectly predictable, and different fibers take dye differently; we have decided we are no longer able to offer dyeing as one of our services.
   
Extra Wash for Extra Greasy Wool $3.00/lb
Cutting Fibers Over 6" for Spinabillity $8.00/lb
Washing Yarn after Processing $3.00/lb
Skeining by the Ounce $3.50/lb
Labeling Skeins for Resale $3.00/lb
Label Set Up Fee (one time only) $50.00
 

Blending Fibers
(no additional blending fee for fibers purchased through
The Shepherd's Mill)

We offer a variety of blending fibers to make your product unique.  Please contact us for suggestions and options available to meet your blending needs.

Nylon Icicle $1.30/oz
Dyed Nylon Icicle (call for color availability) $1.95/oz
Fine Nylon (for sock yarns) $1.30/oz
Tussah Silk (honey or bleached) $3.50/oz
Soy Silk $1.90/oz
Tencel $1.40/oz
Bamboo $1.40/oz
Dyed Bamboo $1.80/oz
Import Grade 1 Merino Wool $1.85/oz
Import Grade 2 Merino Wool $1.60/oz
Dyed Merino $2.00/oz
Superwash Wool $1.75/oz
Supima Cotton $1.20/oz
Clean Washed Mohair $1.00/oz
Pre-Washed Local Rambouillet Wool $1.25/oz
Import Grade 4 Wool $1.20/oz
   
Please Call for Color Choices on Dyed Fibers

or visit Ashland Bay @

http://www.ashlandbay.com/dyed-fibers

 
   
   

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