BC – Gulf Islands Spinning Mill
Gulf Islands Spinning Mill is a cottage industry co-operative that can offer custom processing of small batches of fibre: wool, alpaca, llama, mohair and blends.
MB – Rovings
Rovings offers washing, dyeing, picking/blending, carding, spinning and felting for your special fleece.
NB – Briggs and Little Woolen Mills
Briggs and Little is Canada’s oldest woolen mill. The site offers a virtual tour of the mill, and a shop filled with their yarns and other goodies.
NS – Wile Carding Mill
The Wile Carding Mill in Bridgewater, NS is now a museum but was once a water-powered carding mill that would process wool for neighbouring counties.
PEI – MacAusland’s Woollen Mills Ltd.
MacAusland’s in PEI, has their own line of wool yarns and will also do custom spinning and weaving.
More Yarn Mills:
Mills – Canada
Mills and fibre processing services in Canada.
Mills – U.K.
Yarn and weaving mills, cleaning, carding and fibre processing services in U.K.
Mills – U.S.
Mills, cleaning, carding and fibre processing services in U.S.
AMAZON – Handspinning Books
The Fleece and Fiber Sourcebook: More Than 200 Fibers, from Animal to Spun Yarn
The Whole Craft of Spinning: From the Raw Material to the Finished Yarn
The Practical Spinner’s Guide – Cotton, Flax, Hemp (Practical Spinner’s Guides)
Spin Flax & Cotton: Traditional Techniques with Norman Kennedy
The Alden Amos Big Book of Handspinning: Being A Compendium of Information, Advice, and Opinions On the Noble Art & Craft