Butterfly Fibres offers the following:

 

Products for Sale:

Raw Fleeces:
sheep $10 – $25 a pound
alpacas $ 20 – $30 a pound

Yarns as available: Alpaca, Shetland, and Blended –

Fine & Lace weight:
Image - 100% alpaca lace weight 2plyLace weight: 100% Alpaca, 2 ply, Brown $25-$35
70% Alpaca blend with 30% Shetland Brown, 2ply $26-$36

 

 

 

 

Image - Alpaca Merino 3plyBulky for outerwear, sport, etc:Image - 100% shetland 2ply
Sport/bulky 70% Alpaca 30% Rambouillet/Merino 3 ply white $25-$35
Sock yarn: 100% Shetland 2 ply $35 – $40
100% Romney 2 ply $30 – $35

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Pre-felt & felt insoles:
Wool (white) $25 each
Alpaca (brown) $25 each

 

 

Roving – blended for felters – bulky & coarser:
Samplers (Alpaca & Shetland), $3 each – 2 for $5
Alpaca: wash & carded, Black Brody – $60 a pound
Alpaca for rugs: washed, reddish-brown Zack $30 a pound
Shetland: brown & black,  $50 a pound
Shetland: grey,  $50 a pound
Blended breeds, coloured: $40 a pound

 

Sheep Hides:  $200 – 300 eachImage Sheep Hides

 

 

 

Lamb Meat (cut and wrapped): $9 a pound

Livestock – Shetland sheep:
Registered ewes: $300
Unregistered purebred ewes: $250
Registered rams: $400
Unregistered purebred rams: $350

 

Services:

Education about Shetlands and Sheep in general –

Part of this education is free content that will be posted here on the website, and accessible to all who are on our mailing list, and part of it is workshops for fellow producers around

                • skirting
                • fleece handling
                • husbandry

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