This 100% Alpaca yarn grown in PA . This yarn came from the PA yarn project.
The PA yarn project is available to PA Alpaca Farms members of PAOBA (Pennsylvania Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association). These alpaca farms deposit alpaca fiber, volunteers skirt and grade it. Then the fibers are sent to PA fiber mills to be processed into yarn.
These skein are about 150 yards, and about 3.1 oz. (88 gm) 2 ply
US Needle size 8-9. Gauge 4-4.5 st = 1″
Alpaca will felt, so be sure that you wash your finished project in cold water no dryer, unless of course felting is your plan. Lay flat to dry to avoid shrinkage.
- 100% Alpaca (20% Suri Alpaca)
- Natural and dyed alpaca milled in PA
- Worsted weight
- 2 ply
- 150 yards skein
- 3.1 oz. skein
- Hand wash in cold water only with gentle soap (Dawn preferred)
- Quarry Critters Alpaca Ranch deposited alpaca fiber to the PA yarn project and volunteers to skit and grade it.
- PA Preferred Product