Freshly shorn fat locks off of Frankie. This fleece has an 8-10" staple length. The locks pull easily on the majority of the fleece but a few spots are slightly cotted. This fleece was blown out prior to shearing. VM is minimal. Fleece is well skirted and short cuts are at a minimum. It has a few sticky lanolin spots but nothing that will not rinse out. Frankie's prime blanked weighed in at 7 lbs after skirting. This fleece is being sold by the 1/2 fleece witch is 3 1/2 lbs for $112. Ships priority mail.