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    SMC Alpaka

    Alpaka from SMC is a lovely 100% alpaca fiber yarn in a light worsted weight. Alpaca fiber is widely known for its softness as well as its warmth, which makes this yarn excellent for both indoor and outdoor garments. With Alpaka’s handsome range of colors, this yarn can be used to make garments for men and women alike. Made in Peru.

    Content:
    100% Alpaca
    Weight/Yardage:
    50g/109yds
    Gauge:
    5.25 sts = 1" on US 6
    Knitting Weight:
    Worsted
    $8.99 each $4.99 each
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    SMCAlpaka
     
    4.7

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    4.0

    I love this stuff!

    By plain jane

    from Bloomington, IN

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Drapes well
    • Soft
    • Tolerates Frogging
    • Vivid Colors

    Cons

    • A Little Bit Splitty

    Best Uses

    • Cowls
    • Scarves
    • Shawls

    Comments about SMC Alpaka:

    The colors are vivid, the yarn is smooth and knot-free (after 16 skeins, that's pretty good!)and it is lovely on the hands. I will be very sad when it is all gone.

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    5.0

    Can't stop buying this yarn!

    By EG

    from Virginia

    See all my reviews

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    Pros

    • Accurate color
    • As described
    • Cables Look Gorgeous
    • Rich Color
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Newborn Cable Hat

      Comments about SMC Alpaka:

      I use this yarn to knit newborn photography props, specifically a cabled beanie/hat. It has sold like crazy. The vintage gold color is gorgeous and has been well received by photographers. The yarn is so soft and I love to knit with it.

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      5.0

      Nice yarn

      By CAROLINA GIRL

      from RALEIGH, NC

      Comments about SMC Alpaka:

      Purchased the natural color. Swatched as shown on US6. Also swatched on US5 at 23 sts and 28 rows. It is soft and warm and should do nicely for hats, shawls, cowls, and the like.

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