DescriptionAraucania Yarns 'Lujoso' (which means Luxurious in Spanish) is accurately named. The 50% baby alpaca makes this yarn 'lujoso.' Add the strength of merino wool and mulberry silk and you have an attractive, special yarn with which to knit or crochet a vest, scarf, cowl, shawl. The two plies are visible and twisted to just the right tension, and there are areas of unevenness making the item you make have a very unique quality.
Brand Araucania Made in China Fiber Content 50% Baby Alpaca, 35% Extrafine Merino Wool, 15% Mulberry Silk Skein/Ball Weight 100 g / 3.5 oz Length 150 m / 164 yards Yarn Texture Plied Yarn Weight 4 - Medium/Worsted/Aran Yarn Gauge 16-20 sts = 10 cm / 4" Needle Size Used 7 US / 4.50 mm, 8 US / 5.00 mm, 9 US / 5.50 mm Yarn Care Hand wash, dry flat Yarn Specifics No