100% 4ply Alpaca in Multi Green shades with a hint of rust. There are 166 metres on a 50 gram ball. This super soft Peruvian Alpaca is ideal for children and adults with Allergies to wool. Knit a luxurious lacy shawl or scarf on 4mm needles or fine garments using 3.25mm needles. Suitable for any 4 ply patterns. Alpaca is a hollow fibre and extremely strong, warm and exceptionally lightweight. The natural insulating and thermal qualities of the alpaca works to protect the alpacas from the cold at night and the hot sun during the day. Take advantage of these natural properties, with this fabulous hypoallergenic yarn.