We Are Focused On Fiber!

Producing the best alpaca fiber possible is our goal. In service to that, we dedicate ourselves to continually increasing our knowledge of all aspects of fiber production, processing and end product development. Here we share information about our journey with fiber, our experience and activities within the alpaca industry, and any new developments related to alpaca fiber.

Sorting and Grading Alpaca Fiber Part Two

June 8th, 2017|Comments Off on Sorting and Grading Alpaca Fiber Part Two

In another post I outlined the reasons why sorting and grading alpaca fiber is beneficial. Since shearing our alpacas, I have spent many hours in the fleece room sorting my fiber and getting it ready [...]

Fiber Tuesday, Where Alpaca Meets Shetland.

May 11th, 2017|Comments Off on Fiber Tuesday, Where Alpaca Meets Shetland.

Yesterday was Fiber Tuesday - my monthly day off the farm with my fiber friends! It was a beautiful day and we were able to sit on the deck  for lunch and 'show and tell'. [...]

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Felting – A Magical Process at Overland Park Arboretum

March 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on Felting – A Magical Process at Overland Park Arboretum

Fiber, (alpaca or wool) hot water, soap and agitation. Put these all together and you can create felt. Felting is an almost magical process turning raw fiber or roving into hats, gloves, scarves, shawls or [...]

  • Sorting and Grading Alpaca Fiber

Sorting and Grading Alpaca Fiber

March 1st, 2017|Comments Off on Sorting and Grading Alpaca Fiber

Why sort and grade your alpaca fiber? The main reason is to improve the quality of the end product. This can make you stand out from your competitors when it comes to sales!