Spun from the finest silk in China and the finest alpaca from Peru, this beautiful lace yarn combines the best of both fibres and will delight any yarn enthusiast. Silpaca hand dyed lace with its beautiful sheen, drape and softness highlights these wonderful fibres at their very best.
Fibre: 70% Alpaca 30 % Silk Texture: Plied Weight: Lace Gauge: depends on needle size used Needles: 3.25mm - 5mm 384 metres per 50 gm mini skein Care: Handwash
There is a great lace cowl pattern that only uses one skein of Silkpaca on Ravelry: Whetu by a lovely and talented knitter who visits Knitnstitch (Julie) Colours: Please view the colours on the Malabrigo website to get another photo representation. All cameras and computer monitors show the colours slightly differently, especially blues and reds. Send an email if you need advice.