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Alpaca and silk lace

£22.00

We are proud to offer this stunning lace weight yarn.  It is a very special blend of finest British alpaca fleece and silk.  You will see a traditional Shetland lace sample we have knitted in the fawn (thanks to my friend Moira for the expert knitting).  The samples were knitted on size 3mm needles.

The stunning fawn shawl is a Juliet shawl by Stella Ackroyd created with one skein of our fawn colourway – we think it’s gorgeous!  The

Please specify which colourway you would like – silver grey or fawn – when ordering

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A limited edition of a very special lace weight yarn.  We have created a fine lace yarn blending 70% Alpaca with 30% natural silk.   The finest fawn alpaca fleece comes from small British herds (sorry, I muddled the names of the fleeces!!).  The silver grey is the result of blending fleeces of Cortez, Elsa, Roald and Percy.  The yarns have been spun at the small Two Rivers Mill in Dorset, which excels at producing very fine lace weight yarns.

We have shown a stunning Juliet shawl knitted in one skein of the fawn colourway and a detail from a Linhope wrap in the silver grey shade.

There are approximately 820m per 100g skein.

Handwash carefully at a low temperature.

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Cream, Fawn, silver grey