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Felting Needles - Pack of 10 - choose gauge Strauch Petite Carder drive band Nuno Scarf set - H6 - Gold Digger
These needles have a long shank with a narrow shaft that has a very sharp tip. The thin shaft is barbed. A barb is an indentation that catches the wool and enables the fibers to be caught and move past one another to enable felting.

10 Needles in each pack. Choose your gauge.
Strauch's Petite carder comes with a well made and perfectly sized drive band. If you've worn out your drive band this is the replacement you need.

If in stock it ships from Maine. Back orders are drop shipped from the factory in 6-10 days.
Nuno Scarf Set. This doesn't come with instructions but once you've done a Nuno Scarf, you don't need instructions. This has a Habotai 6 foot Silk Scarf and the coordinating Merino for you to make your own fabulous scarf. Within 2-3 hours, you'll have a new scarf. So fast! Colorway: Gold Digger
Needle Felting Kits - Beagle or Butterfly Student Needle Punch set Louet Table Clamp (w/ bolt & Wingnut)
Student Needle Punch set
Our Price: $17.50

Fun and easy project to make as a gift or for yourself. Make your own adorable beagle or 3 beautiful butterfly brooches. Everything you need is included in the kits with full colour instructions.

Butterfly kit contains:
Ashford Corriedale wool sliver, black felt for backing, craft wire, wash-away fabric 3 brooch pins, felting needle 38S.
Finished Brooch size: 5.5cm (2¼ins) high

Beagle kit contains:
Ashford Corriedale wool sliver, 3 felting needles, craft wire, pipe cleaners, glass eyes - 4mm, dental floss, DMC thread.
Finished Beagle size: 15cm (6ins) high x 20cm (8ins) long

Comfortable hollow handle allows for storage of the sharp needles and provides comfortable control during felting.

This punch comes with 3 needles

Extra needles also sold separately.
Nuno Scarf set - C6 - Autumn Red Valkyrie Comb Pad Strauch Doffer/Cleaner Brush
Valkyrie Comb Pad
Our Price: $20.00
Nuno Scarf Set. This doesn't come with instructions but once you've done a Nuno Scarf, you don't need instructions. This has a Chiffon 6 foot Silk Scarf and the coordinating Merino for you to make your own fabulous scarf. Within 2-3 hours, you'll have a new scarf. So fast! Colorway: Autumn with Red When this pad is clamped or screwed to a table or bench it allows the comber to keep one comb secure and stationary in the upright position. Works with all Valkyrie combs.  Clamps are not included. The Doffer/Cleaner brush is used to clean the large drum after you have removed the batt. It looks similar to a "Flicker" but with different points. Our Doffers are 2" wide and 4 ½" long. The pads have ½" long points spaced 72 per square inch. Use the center portion of the Doffer brush to contact the curve of the large drum. Starting at the seam, swipe the Doffer brush down the drum in the same direction as the teeth on the drum. Continue across the width of the drum. Slowly rotate the drum backwards as you use the brush to clean the entire drum.

If it shows in stock it will ship from Maine. If it is a backorder it will be drop shipped from the factory usually in 6-10 business days.
Schacht Dizzy Yarn Gauge and Diz Nuno Scarf set - CF5 - Gin & Tonic Nuno Scarf set - CF5 - Hosta
This is a multi-purpose tool that will become indispensible to both weavers and Spinners. Sporting 1/2 inch and 1 inch measures for gauging wraps per inch for spinners and a sett gauge for weavers. Not to mention that it has a concave center and 2 holes to be a diz. Nuno Scarf Set. This doesn't come with instructions but once you've done a Nuno Scarf, you don't need instructions. This has a Crepe Silk Fringed 5 foot Scarf and the coordinating Merino for you to make your own fabulous scarf. Within 2-3 hours, you'll have a new scarf. So fast! Colorway: Gin & Tonic Nuno Scarf Set. This doesn't come with instructions but once you've done a Nuno Scarf, you don't need instructions. This has a Crepe Silk Fringed 5 foot Scarf and the coordinating Merino for you to make your own fabulous scarf. Within 2-3 hours, you'll have a new scarf. So fast! Colorway: Hosta
Valkyrie Comb Pad - Cherry or Walnut Strauch Knuckle Saving Batt Pick Wooden Needle Punch set
Wooden Needle Punch set
Our Price: $32.50
When this pad is clamped or screwed to a table or bench it allows the comber to keep one comb secure and stationary in the upright position. Works with all Valkyrie combs. Clamps are not included.

You can choose Cherry or walnut. We also carry maple comb pads and those can be found HERE

Please note that the pegs on these pads are all maple.

This tool saves your knuckles from painful contact with the teeth of your drum carder while you are removing the batt from the large drum. It will not bend as does a knitting needle. Used correctly, the batt picker also saves the drum and card cloth from becoming damaged.

If it shows in stock it will ship from Maine. If it is a backorder it will be drop shipped from the factory usually in 6-10 business days.
Comfortable hollow handle allows for storage of the sharp needles and provides comfortable control during felting.

This punch comes with 5 needles

Extra needles also sold separately.
Louet Flicker Louet Doffer Brush Louet Doffer Pin
Louet Flicker
Our Price: $36.00
Louet Doffer Brush
Our Price: $36.00
Louet Doffer Pin
Our Price: $42.00
Louet Flicker
Louet Mini Cotton Cards Louet Regular Hand Cards Strauch Hand Cards - Cotton/Fur (half/Child size)
Louet Mini Cotton Cards
Our Price: $59.95
Louet Regular Hand Cards
Our Price: $75.00
Louet Mini Cotton Cards Louet Regular Hand Cards (5-1/4" x 4", 255 teeth/sq. inch)

If it shows in stock it will ship from Maine. If it is a backorder it will be drop shipped from the factory usually in 3-10 business days.
Wooden Felting Board Strauch Hand Cards - Wool (half/Child size) Louet Cotton Hand Cards
Wooden Felting Board
Our Price: $83.00
Louet Cotton Hand Cards
Our Price: $85.00
As you rub the wool on the board the ribbed surface accelerates the felting process.

Curved grooves allow soapy water to flow as you rub.

Try making a ball to get a feel for felting: Take a handful of carded wool, pour over it a mixture of hot water (as hot as you can handle) and detergent. Soap powder can be used instead of detergent, but dissolve the powder well in the hot water first. Rub the wet wool between you hands to form a ball, and continue squeezing and rubbing until you have a solid ball of felt. It is surprising how much wool goes into a small ball. Experiment with layers of different colors of wool. Completely cover the entire ball with each felted color, before adding the next layer. The ball can be cut to expose these layers. Rinse the ball in cold water, then hang out to dry.


When in stock, it ships from our shop in Maine. When out of stock (backordered) it will ship from Ashford USA
(5-3/4" x 4-1/2", 112 teeth/sq. inch)

If it shows in stock it will ship from Maine. If it is a backorder it will be drop shipped from the factory usually in 3-10 business days.
Louet Cotton Hand Cards
Valkyrie 12 inch Hackle Clemes & Clemes Curved Back Hand Cards - Strauch Hand Cards - Wool (full size)
Valkyrie 12 inch Hackle
Our Price: $85.00
Valkyrie 12 inch Hackle

A very sturdy hackle with two rows of straight 4.5 inch long hardened and polished steel tines set in a straight hard-maple base. These hackles easily mount to your work table with clamps (not included) because they have 1 1/2 inch of free space on each end for clamping.

The photo shows both the 12 inch and 18 inch sizes.

Choose your style of fineness from the drop down menu
Clemes hand carders are designed to combine comfort and function in a most necessary tool for the hand spinner. They use a maple turned handle that provides a comfortable grip for both small and large hands. The handle is tenoned into an alder wood back, either curved or flat, to ensure long life. The teeth are set in a strong yet flexible backing to provide many years of use. They regularly hear from customers who purchased their carders in the 1970's and are still using them on a regular basis.

Wool Carders

The wool carders have 72 points per square inch and are an excellent all purpose carder for carding any type of wool. The wooden backs measure 8" x 4 5/8". They are available curved or flat with most spinners preferring the curved back carders. They are

If it shows in stock it will ship from Maine. If it is a backorder(out of stock) it will be ordered from the factory and then shipped.
(wood base: 8" x 4-1/2", 112 teeth/sq. inch)

If it shows in stock it will ship from Maine. If it is a backorder it will be drop shipped from the factory usually in 3-10 business days.
Valkyrie 2 Row Fine Mini Combs Strauch Hand Cards - Cotton/Fur (full size) The Photo shows the curved carders
Valkyrie 2 row Mini Combs (pair)

Smaller and lighter than our Viking combs. Great for any fiber. Perfect for fine to medium fibers, such as Merino wool and Angora Rabbit. Same sturdy construction as the Viking Combs on a smaller scale. All Maple construction. Handle is a comfortable one inch diameter, tine head is 4" wide. Each comb weighs a little under 7 ounces. Each comb has 25, 4 1/4" long, polished, hardened steel tines with a long taper to a sharp point. These tines never need straightening. They are flexible enough to take abuse, and still bounce back to their intended alignment.

(10-1/2" x 4", 255 teeth/sq. inch)

If it shows in stock it will ship from Maine. If it is a backorder it will be drop shipped from the factory usually in 3-10 business days.
Schacht has built a lifetime of service into our hand carders. They have a small lip milled into the rear edge of the paddle to protect the card clothing from becoming worn and the handles have been precisely tenoned into the paddles for superior strength.

These wool carders are 72 points per square inch (an all-purpose carding cloth), All Schacht carders are available with curved or straight backs. Please choose the appropriate choice from the drop down menu.

If it shows in stock it will ship from Maine. If it is a backorder(out of stock) it will be drop shipped from the factory usually in 2-4 weeks