John Arbon Textiles | Alpaca 2/3 Ply

John Arbon Textiles | Alpaca 2/3 Ply


Alpaca 2-3ply is a soft, lightweight and durable yarn, spun to a heavy laceweight. The natural drape and halo of Alpaca lends itself to intricate lace projects. Soft and Luxurious, also ideal for knitting socks.

90% Alpaca / 10% Nylon – 600m/100g



Composition: 90% Alpaca / 10% Nylon
Weight: 2-3ply
Meterage: 600 meters per 100 grams (2/12nm)
Gauge: 32 stitches and 40 rows = 10 cm/4 inches
Suggested needle size: 2.5 mm needle
Care instructions: hand wash at low temperature with mild detergent

Nestled in the heart of North Devon, John Arbon Textiles Mill is one of only a handful of small-scale, specialist worsted processing & spinning Mills still operating in the UK. Full of refurbished machinery John has rescued over the years, with some newer additions along the way, the Mill is where they create, develop and make all their Yarn & Fibre Tops ranges.

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