Fibre Giveaway

Fibre Giveaway

Today it’s my turn for a giveaway, I’m doing fibres too, and very predictably it’s naturals! There are 4 different breeds of natural wool tops totalling aproximately 300g. There’s roughly 100g of Texel and 50g of Devon:

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAAnd roughly 100g of Grey Norwegian and 50g of Zwartble tops:

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAI’m also including some embellishment fibres, aproximately 150g altogether. There’ll be fibres like Ramie, Bamboo fibre, Kapok, Cotton top and Soy staple:

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAAnd Ramie, Plastic Fibre, Nylon Fibre and Cotton fibre:

4fibresI’ll try to include as many different fibres as possible. All you have to do to enter is leave a comment on this post. Make sure you use a valid email address because I’ll use that to contact you for postage details. I’ll announce the winner on the 3rd of February, so check back then. Good Luck!

88 thoughts on “Fibre Giveaway

  1. oh how exciting! I’ve not worked with any of those wool’s yet, so it would be amazing to win and be able to finally try them out! such a lovely idea, thank you for the chance to win such a wonderful bundle of fibre! good luck everyone xoxox

  2. How generous of you, Zed! I’m just here to wish everybody else luck, I’m not going to be greedy and want more fibre. It’s all lovely, so I’m very tempted, but I must be good 🙂

  3. Wonderful offer, love the look of all of them but I like the look of the ramie. But all have wonderful possibilities to explore to felt with. Thank you Zed for this opportunity.

  4. What a generous giveaway, I would love the opportunity to try out these lovely fibers! Please enter me in the giveaway!

  5. I love your blog and would love to win the fibres add I’m s new spinner and would love to try different things. Elizabeth

  6. This is a fantastic giveaway Zed! I have been a merino user for years but never had much opportunity to try other fibers. I would love so much to win this and play with other fabulous wool

  7. These are lovely, and thanks for the chance to win them! I’d like to make an all-whites round wall hanging with them.

  8. Would love to win these beautiful fibres. I usually work with colour but have been wanting to experiment with neutrals. It would also be interesting to work with different fibres – oh my mind is already thinking about a new project!

  9. I’ve never heard of Zwardtbl, now I’m really curious what the animal looks like and where it comes from. Good luck to the winner

  10. So eager to try different fibers now that I passed being just a felting newbie! Thank you for offering such a generous opportunity to explore such beautiful wools!

  11. Lovely fibers! It will be fun to try some of these which will be new to me. This will help me plan future projects with new ideas!

  12. I follow these posts religiously, but don’t always have time to comment! That is how much felting of all sorts I am doing!

    What a generous offering you have posted!!! So many fibers I have not tried yet. This would be a great way to up my knowledge!
    Thank you for the opportunity.

    Cathy Sizer

  13. I’ve never even heard of many of these fibers! What a fun opportunity. Thank you for the chance to indulge in these gorgeous fiber mysteries. 😄😄😄

  14. Hi Zed,
    Like many others here, I have worked mostly with Merino wool so I would love to sample these! Still felting here! Plus other things to try!

  15. Thanks for the opportunity.
    Love to felt, wet felt and Nuno, learnt on the Italian Alps, I still have to try many kinds of wool and fibers.
    Ciao from Cary, NC.

  16. I usually don’t experiment with different types of fibers but I would love to try out some of these fibers. They all look like so much fun!

  17. How kind and generous of you. People who love fibers are some of the nicest people I know.

  18. Ohhh, now there’s a challenge with all those different fibers. Thank you, this is great fun! Inge

  19. What an interesting selection of fibres Zed! A very generous giveaway. But you don’t need to include me in the draw. I’d be happy to do another fibre-swap with you next shearing season instead. 😉

  20. An amazing assortment of fibres to work with. Thank you for giving me the chance to be that person. A very generous and well thought out giveaway.

  21. Gorblimey! I’d love to win this. I just got a new drum carder and those would be some seriously wonderful add ins to my batt practice.

  22. Oh what a lovely amount of different fibres and a whole lot that I have never used before and it would be so goooood to have a go at using them in the felt pictures I am doing .

  23. What a wonderful giveaway and variety of fibers. I have just started needle felting and made a few pieces, as well as some 2D pieces. Tonight I was looking online for tutorials online so I can practice. Love working with roving and mixing up fibers in art pieces.


  24. I am new to the felting process but so excited to learn! I appreciate the opportunity you give us to win materials that we can’t afford otherwise. Thank you!

  25. Oh what a great give away, the sheep in the field at the bottom of my garden are texel and I’ve been wondering how their wool would felt, this would be a great opportunity to try. Love the sound of all the other interesting fibres as well, fingers crossed 👧🐑

  26. Those fibers are just calling out to me – I want to explore with them (quickly moving hand waving back and forth). Someone will be so happy to get these – they will do the happy dance…

  27. These fibres look amazing, especially the ’embellishment’ fibres – it’s always exciting to spin with new stuff!

  28. Oh wow! I would love to win! Im a newbie and would love to experience and play with all those different fibres <3 <3

  29. Keep commenting until tomorrow morning, I’ll do the draw after my breakfast about 9.30am UK time 🙂

  30. I have just got back into spinning on my Joy so it would be great to win some fibre. Thanks for the competition.

  31. That looks like a beautiful assortment of goodies to try, even kapok! I live in Florida where they grow some very large Kapok trees. Thanks for the contest Zed.

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