Alpaca fleece is the natural fiber harvested from the Alpaca. It can be light or heavy in weight depending on how it is spun. It is a soft, durable, luxurious and silky natural fiber. Whilst similar to sheep's wool, it is warmer, not prickly and has no lanolin, which makes it hypoallergenic. Alpaca are native to the high Andes mountains of South America, domesticated for centuries by the Inca of Peru their fleece was worn only by royalty. Soft like Cashmere but stronger than wool Alpaca wool is the connoisseurs’ choice – known for over six thousand years as the fibre of the gods.
Ideal as a warm throw or as a stylish wrap,these Alpaca throws are extremely comfortable and are proving to be a valuable addition to our range.
Seen here in Red
Approx Size incl. fringe 51" x 78" (w x l)
This product is manufactured by Abraham Moon & Sons Ltd who have been producing quality wool products at their mill in Yorkshire, England since 1837. This is one of the last remaining vertical mills in England and it has been operating since the end of the Industrial Revolution.They are World Leaders in dyeing, spinning, weaving, blending and finishing, producing beautiful products that you can cherish for a lifetime.