The Alpaca Yarn Company | Mariquita

The Alpaca Yarn Company | Mariquita


Mariquita is a luxurious blend of 50% baby alpaca and 50% tencel. It has a subtle shine and a beautiful drape. Perfect for shawls, scarves, and lightweight garments and accessories. Each 100 gm skein is approximately 365metres.




Each skein is 100g – Approximately 365 meters (400 yards)

*Please ensure that you purchase enough yarn to complete your project!

Weight: Fingering / Sock / 4ply
Fibres: 50% Baby Alpaca / 50% Tencel
Dying Technique: Slow Gradient Ripple
Recommended Needle size: 3.5 – 4 (US 4 – 6)
Stockinette: 22 stitches per 10 cm (4″)
Yardage: 364 metres / 400 yards

*else please follow pattern specifications for needle size & gauge

Pattern Suggestions:


Washing Instructions:
Hand dyed yarns to be hand washed, with gentle detergent in lukewarm water.

*Please note that every effort has been made to represent the colour of this yarn accurately, but that there may be reasonable differences between your screen view & the actual yarn.


Please note that we may not make use of delivery services during lock-down. You are welcome to place orders and they will be packed and shipped at the first available opportunity.

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