Module 5: Manufacturing wool yarn

Processing raw (greasy) wool into yarn ready for knitting or weaving involves quite a few steps and the journey from farm to fashion can take up to 18 months! The steps it takes to manufacture wool yarn vary depending on the type of fibre being processed and the yarn being produced. Keep reading to learn about the different ways wool is processed into yarn.

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Topic 1 - Manufacturing wool yarn

Processing raw (greasy) wool into yarn ready for knitting or weaving involves quite a few steps and the journey from farm to fashion can take up to 18 months! The steps it takes to manufacture wool yarn vary depending on the type of fibre being processed and the yarn being produced. Keep reading to learn about the different ways wool is processed into yarn.

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