New 2018 Silver Grey Alpaca Yarn
This beautifully soft, silver grey double knit-aran (it is heavier than the conventional DK and should work with patterns for DK or aran but important to do a tension square before starting out).
The yarn comes in 50g balls from the fleece our own herd Yew Tree Alpacas. It is 100% alpaca, a totally natural product spun by the Border Mill on the Scottish Borders.
This yarn is spun from a mix of our white and black fleeces (we have both white and black alpacas in our herd), and only from those with fleece below 25 microns in diameter for maximum softness and warmth.
This yarn will be excellent for knitting accessories, gloves, scarves and hats, an ideal colour for accessories Winter/Christmas presents.
Washing instructions - Either hand wash or machine wash on wool setting. Lay flat to dry.
Weight of each ball - 50g
Recc needle size 4-5mm
When knitting we recommend a tension square to check your tension