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Undyed yarn: 70% light grey alpaca 20% silk 10% cashmere laceweight 100g [800m]


Availability: 12 in stock (can be backordered)

Dyes suitable for this yarn include:

Acid Dye Deluxe Kit

Fibre Reactive (Procion MX) deluxe dye kit

Rainbows from Nature (previously Nature's Rainbow) Dye Kit

Light grey alpaca/silk/cashmere laceweight

About this yarn:

A medium weight lace yarn with 800m to the skein, this fine yarn is beautifully soft and drapy with a silky sheen, soft handle and a very slight halo.

This yarn will dye beautifully with any of our dyes. Choose from our procion mx fibre reactive dyesacid dyesnatural dyes or Kool Aid.

Suggested projects:

This yarn is perfect for shawls and delicate wraps. It will also make gorgeous drapy tops and light sweaters.


800m per 100g

We suggest needle sizes:


Care instructions:

We wash our yarns by hand in warm water with gentle, woolsafe pH neutral wash liquid. Rinse carefully in warm water then squeeze excess water out by hand. Do not wring. Roll in a clean, lint-free towel if required to remove excess moisture and leave to dry out of direct sunlight in a warm place. Do not dry over a radiator or with direct heat.

Debbie says:

‘Naturally coloured yarns give particularly interesting effects when dyed and they are some of my favourite yarns to work with.

Alpaca is super-warm and drapy and can often be worn by those with sensitivity to wool’.

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