Hand dyed here at KNL by Camilla – this yarn is a variegated colorway with 2 colours used as it’s base – creating an amazing effect.
This buttery soft yarn is beautiful to work with !
Composition: 70% Baby Alpaca, 30% Silk
Meterage: 400m (437 yds) per 100g
Yarn Weight: 4 Ply
Baby Silk 4 Ply is one of our most luxurious yarns. The yarn count is 3/12nm giving 400m per 100g of super soft baby alpaca is blended with mulberry silk. Baby Alpaca is one of the most luxurious fabrics in the world. It is incredibly warm, light weight and strong. It has hypoallergenic properties, it contains no lanolin, which makes the fibre safe to wear if you have skin allergies. Alpaca is said to be three times warmer than sheep’s wool, the fibres have excellent insulation properties whilst remaining light and breathable. The silk gives it a shiny smooth lustre which feels soft and luxurious to work with. Baby Silk 4 ply is especially suited to weaving, knitting and crochet; making scarves, shawls, wraps, baby and adult garments.