Vendor Rowan

Alpaca Classic

Regular price £6.50
Sale price £6.50 Regular price
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Colour:
Feather Grey Melange-101
Charcoal Melange-102
Noir-103
Eclipse-104
Costal Melange-105
Blue Haze-106
Peacock-107
Verdigris-108
Deep Teal-109
Foliage-110
Green Moss-111
Willow-112
Sun Valley-113
Golden Girl-114
Snowflake -115
Soft Satin-116
Sierra Melange-117
Cinnamon-118
Copper Clay-119
Vermillion-120
Dahlia-121
Dark Burgundy-122 (Discontinued)
Purple Rain-123
Pink Lips-124
Berry Sorbet-125
Champagne-127
Hyacinth-129
Dusk-130
Ice Blue-131
In stock, 15 currently available
This is a pre order item. We will ship it when it comes in stock.
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  • Express: Royal Mail Tracked 24:  £4.70  (or £1.99 for orders over £50)

Dispatch Time:
We aim to dispatch all orders within 24 hours, with the majority being processed on the same day if purchased before 2pm on a weekday or 9am on a Saturday. Orders are not shipped on Sundays or bank holidays. 

Returns:
You have 30 days to change your mind. Please see our full policy here.

Composition: 57% Alpaca, 43% Cotton

Size: 25 g

Meterage: 120m

Weight: DK

Needle Size: 3.75mm

Gauge: 23 Stitches, 31 Rows =10cm

Care: Hand Wash Only, do not tumble dry, reshape whilst damp.

With its fine weight and intense colour palette, Alpaca Classic is ideal for Fair Isle patterns and light but warm garments and accessories. Its feathery feel and romantic halo are created by filling delicate cotton mesh with luxurious alpaca fibres, resulting in a light weight yarn with incredible meterage and spectacular texture. Knitted on larger needles, it makes an exciting choice for lace patterns too.

Rowan, rooted in West Yorkshire, began in a humble grocery store, evolving into a beloved brand that impeccably marries high-quality yarns and cutting-edge hand-knitting designs. Stephen Sheard and Simon Cockin, the founders, created a vibrant range of natural fibre yarns, igniting their journey with 98 shades of Lightweight DK. Inspired by the local foliage, the brand consistently imbues the rich textile heritage of its surroundings into its products. Despite ownership changes and global expansion, Rowan's core commitment to its knitting and crocheting community remains unaltered. Kaffe Fassett, their prime designer, continues to fuel the brand's creativity, working alongside a proficient team. We stock them to provide our customers with an exceptional natural fibres and timeless designs.

Yarn Specs

Composition: 57% Alpaca, 43% Cotton

Size: 25 g

Meterage: 120m

Weight: DK

Needle Size: 3.75mm

Gauge: 23 Stitches, 31 Rows =10cm

Care: Hand Wash Only, do not tumble dry, reshape whilst damp.

Description
With its fine weight and intense colour palette, Alpaca Classic is ideal for Fair Isle patterns and light but warm garments and accessories. Its feathery feel and romantic halo are created by filling delicate cotton mesh with luxurious alpaca fibres, resulting in a light weight yarn with incredible meterage and spectacular texture. Knitted on larger needles, it makes an exciting choice for lace patterns too.
About Rowan

Rowan, rooted in West Yorkshire, began in a humble grocery store, evolving into a beloved brand that impeccably marries high-quality yarns and cutting-edge hand-knitting designs. Stephen Sheard and Simon Cockin, the founders, created a vibrant range of natural fibre yarns, igniting their journey with 98 shades of Lightweight DK. Inspired by the local foliage, the brand consistently imbues the rich textile heritage of its surroundings into its products. Despite ownership changes and global expansion, Rowan's core commitment to its knitting and crocheting community remains unaltered. Kaffe Fassett, their prime designer, continues to fuel the brand's creativity, working alongside a proficient team. We stock them to provide our customers with an exceptional natural fibres and timeless designs.