Baby Brush Alpaca 14 ply


One of our biggest selling yarns,the Baby Brushed Alpaca is the 21st century version of Mohair. IT comes it a great range of colours, gives your knitting a fabulous fluff, but without the itch of traditional mohair. Alpaca is hypoallergenic and incredibly light and soft, making it a joy to knit and wear. We have available three sweater patterns...our 'Drop Stitch Sweater' , Charlies Angels' or our ever so easy 'Garter Stitch Sweater'.  If it's not a jumper you fancy, our brushed alpaca blanket is one of our most popular knits - one customer had knitted 8. Once you make one, all your friends will want you to make them one too! If a blanket is a bit too ambitions for you, check our our slouch beanie pattern. If all else fails how about an incredibly cuddle Hot Water Bottle Cover?

  • Composition: 80% Baby Alpaca / 20% Acrylic 
  • Origin: Made in Peru
  • Meterage: 100m
  • Weight: 50g ball
  • Washing Instructions: Hand-wash only 

Alpaca is

  • Super soft and cuddly
  • Five times warmer than sheep's wool and has unique thermal qualities
  • Hypoallergenic 'no itch’ as it contains no oils or lanolin
  • Our natural shades are the actual colours of the fleece