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German Angora Rabbits for Sale

On October 27, 2016, in Rabbits for Sale, by tina

I am reducing down and have decided to rehome many of my rabbits. I have adult German angoras and high percentage Germans. These are nice rabbits that produce beautiful wool. I have used the wool for spinning felting and have had mill spun yarn made with it.

Just email if interested and I can give you the update of the rabbits for sale. Please remember these rabbits need to be sheared every 3 months.

 

 

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Soft Angora Socks

On February 6, 2011, in Photo Gallery, by tina

Soft and warm angora socks. Have you ever tried on a pair? Merino wool and angora wool make a great combination for socks.  Merino wool is so warm  and soft. Angora wool is 8 times warmer then sheep wool – and  so very soft and fluffy. They are both know for whisking moisture away from the skin which keeps you warm and dry. Winter weather can be rough enough and trying to keep your feet warm when outdoors working or doing sports is important.   And the softness against the skin- what a great feeling when its bone chilling cold out.  Of course their will be some of the fluffy halo that angora is known for as they are worn.  Their are angora/merino/nylon socks now being produced in North America by the IAGARB co-op. Some of the members pool the wool they sheared from their own angora rabbits they raise  and have it sent to in a Michigan mill which turns them into  wonderfully soft and warm socks.  Its wonderful to be able to now find a product that is unique as this and  know where the fiber is coming and how they were made.

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Homemade mittens from 100% angora wool

On December 14, 2010, in Spinning, by tina

Its been a busy year making mittens.  All mittens have been made from 100% angora wool that is gently sheared from our bunnies raised here on the farm.  The wool is handspun straight from the rabbit, washed,  hung to dry and then knitted one by one- all by hand.  It takes time to do it this way but we feel the final results are worth it. The mittens are soft and warm, and the halo just blooms.

If you are interested in a pair, please feel free to contact us!

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