65% alpaca and 35% wool
In this blend, the yarn retains the softness and insulating properties of the alpaca fiber, while the wool provides lightness and elasticity. Both alpaca and wool have good heat-regulating properties.
For machine washing, we recommend that all wool garments be washed separately on a wool program, to ensure the gentlest treatment. Centrifuge well and dry the garment flat, preferably on top of a towel. Never use a laundry bag when washing hand-knitted wool garments. This creates friction that can cause the garment to felt.
- Yardage: Approx. 100 meters per 50 grams
- Knitting Needles: Knitting Needle no. 3½-5
- Knitting tension: 22-19 sts = 10 cm
- Origin of raw material: Alpaca wool from Peru/Bolivia, Wool from Australia/Uruguay