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SUPER ALPACA [100% Alpaca Superfine Chunky], Estelle


Estelle SUPER ALPACA, made in Peru


The quality of this yarn completely reflects its name - Estelle Super Alpaca is a next-to-the-skin, pure dehaired Peruvian Alpaca with superior softness. It is velvety to the touch, slightly and naturally lustrous, and has a soft 'halo' similar to angora-merino blend. Due to its light chunky weight, it is suitable for making quick-and-easy fall-winter knitwear: pullovers, coats, cardigans, shrugs, waistcoats, scarves, hats & mittens, men's accessories, baby knits, and felt. Note: We would recommend slightly tight knitting to avoid stretching in shape after the first wash.

FYI: Alpaca fiber is lanolin free, therefore it is hypoallergenic. Most people that are allergic or sensitive to wool can wear alpaca garments - they are not itchy at all.

* Similar yarn: Alpaca 60, Eco Alpaca, Baby Llama Heather

FIBRE: 100% Alpaca Superfine
TENSION: 10x10cm (4"): 16 sts / 22 rows
NEEDLES: 4.5 - 5.5 mm (US No.7-8)
LENGTH: approx. 100 m / 111 yards
Solids and heathers: Shade Card 1 | Shade Card 2
Irene & Mr.Sheep Knitwear © imrsheep.com:
Sequined Spaghetti Scarf, free pattern IR110. One size, Scarf's length - 290 cm with the fringe. Materials: 7 hanks Estelle Super Alpaca, optional for fringe - 1 ball Jo Sharp Lumina or leftovers of a sequined yarn in a black colour (about 3 m), needles and crochet hook: 4.5 mm (or size to obtain gauge). Instructions: Cast on 40 sts, work 176 cm (69-1/2") in Ribbing pattern: Row 1 (right side): 1 edge sts, *P2, K2, rep from * P1. Row 2: 1 edge sts, *K2, P2, rep from *, P1. Cast off all sts at once. For fringe, cut 80 x 28 cm (11") strands of each: Super Alpaca and any yarn with sequines or lurex. Using a 4.5 mm crochet hook make a fringe: Double each strand over, insert hook in each cast-off sts through the edge of the scarf, catching the loop and pulling it through. The finished fringe will be approx 12.5 cm (5").
Men's Superfine Alpaca Scarf © imrsheep.com, free pattern IR107 download pdf
Price (CAD): $11.99
IN STOCK: solids: 312 Nougat (3+2 hanks), 319 Powder Blue (8 hanks); heathers: 306 Heather (9 hanks)
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Garment Care: hand wash in cool temperatures with woolwash no rinse, dry flat. There may be slight flaws in the colour at the first wash.


SUPER ALPACA [100% Alpaca Superfine], 312 Nougat 004, Black
* Temporarily out of stock
  SUPER ALPACA [100% Alpaca Superfine], 306 Heather 306, Heather
(Purple Heather)
* 9 hanks
SUPER ALPACA [100% Alpaca Superfine], 310 Chestnut 310, Chestnut
* Temporarily out of stock
  SUPER ALPACA [100% Alpaca Superfine], 312 Nougat 312, Nougat
* 3+2 hanks
SUPER ALPACA [100% Alpaca Superfine], 313 Spring Leaf Heather 313, Spring Leaf Heather
* Temporarily out of stock
  SUPER ALPACA [100% Alpaca Superfine], 315 Teal Heather 315, Teal Heather
* Temporarily out of stock
SUPER ALPACA [100% Alpaca Superfine], 319 Powder Blue 319, Powder Blue
* 8 hanks
  SUPER ALPACA [100% Alpaca Superfine], 320 Natural White 320, Natural White
* Temporarily out of stock


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