Blue Sky Alpacas Metalico Yarn
50% Baby Alpaca/50% raw mulberry silk yarn
Weight: 50 grams
Approx: 147 yards / 135 meters
Needle Size: 3-5 US / 3.25-3.75 mm
Gauge: 5-6 sts/inch or 2.5 cm
Hand wash or dry clean. Wash in tepid water using a mild soap. Do not twist. Shape and dry flat on a towel. Store your little treasure neatly folded, after all, it may be a family heirloom.
Luxury as nature intended, Metalico utilizes naturally occurring shades of baby alpaca blended with mulberry silk, and creates an undyed shimmering palette from gleaming whites to silvery grays and flecked golds. Colorways provided by nature, shiny braids provided by Blue Sky Alpacas!
1613 Gold Dust
An example of a shawl knit in the beautiful fiber - this shawl was improvised using as a base one of the shawls in Knitted Lace of Estonia