Handspun yarn is the ultimate treat. Not only do you get quality product to use for yourself or loved ones, but you are also supporting hard-working farmers around the world.
Alpaca fiber is incredibly silky and fuzzy at the same time. It is very drapey with very little elasticity. It makes beautiful attire and accessories, being both lightweight and quite warm.
This skein is 2 plies of wool from 2 lovely Alpaca ladies named Betty and Maude, with a total of 264 yards of fingering-to-sport weight yarn. It is a reddish fawn color.
Alpaca wool, handspun