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Alpaca Merino

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Made in Italy to our specifications the 60% merino wool and 40% superfine alpaca is available in 21 vibrant colours. Perfect for designing!

Why use alpaca?
Domesticated over 5,000 years ago in the South American Andes, alpacas have a cashmere-like fleece that was once reserved for Andean royalty. Today, alpaca is considered a luxury fiber with many unique qualities.
· extremely soft
· resistant to pilling
· lighter and warmer than wool
· long wearing
· has an excellent drape
· non-allergenic

Specifications:
50 grams per ball
110 meters / 120 yards
3 - 4 mm needles (US size 4 -7)
22 stitches = 10cm / 4 inches

Washing Instructions:
Hand wash and lay flat to dry.
Do not use bleach. Do not iron.

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