1101-white, 1306-powder, 3125-light pink, 6347-blue purple, 7402-light sea green
DROPS Baby alpaca Silk
|Sastāvs:||70% baby alpaca, 30% silk|
|Adīšanas blīvums (10cmx10cm)|
(valdziņi x rindas):
|Adāmadatu nr. (mm):||3,5|
DROPS Baby Alpaca Silk yarn is a popular Drops yarn – a mix of alpaca silk wool. It is a fine alpaca yarn of superb quality (warmth+durability from alpaca, subtle sheen + durability from silk).
Composition: 70% alpaca, 30% mulberry silk
Weight: 50g / 1.8 oz.
Meterage: 167m /183 yds
Tension (10 cm x 10 cm): 23 sts x 30 rows
Recommended needle size (mm): 2-3,5
Care: hand wash only in lukewarm water (30°C), lay out flat to dry.
Alpaca wool is lanolin-free (common in sheep wool) it is a good alternative for people and babies with allergies.Good wool for making delicate baby clothing (no chemical treatment used in the yarn manufacturing process).
You will get good results knitting two rather than one thread of DROPS Baby Alpaca Silk.
For greater thickness, you may want to add one thread of Drops Kid Silk mohair (which you can buy in our shop).
It’s a 5 ply yarn / sport yarn according to the manufacturer. It’s quite a fine yarn, may be used for making shawls. It’s incredibly soft yarn.
A free knitting pattern of the knitted jacket ALTAIR, knit from Drops Baby Alpaca Silk Col. 6347 (blue purple) shown in the picture:
Thanks for looking!