DescriptionAmano Awa is a beautiful blend of baby alpaca, merino wool and Pima cotton, it has an exceptional different look and feel. It represents the thriving weaving and knitting traditions routed in Peru that date back to pre-Inca times until modernity.
The color palette for Awa takes its inspiration from the vibrant colors in the traditional Peruvian textiles.
Awa means fabric, weave or knitted in Quechua.
Brand Amano Made in Peru Fiber Content 55% Baby Alpaca, 26% Merino, 19% Pima Cotton Skein/Ball Weight 100 g / 3.5 oz Length 300 m / 328 yds Yarn Texture Plied Yarn Weight 3 - Light/DK Yarn Gauge 24 sts x 30 rows = 10 cm / 4" Needle Size Used 6 US / 4.00 mm Yarn Care Hand wash, dry flat Yarn Specifics No