Crocheted knitted Peruvian Royal Alpaca Throw blanket, Extra Single size, 165x195cm, 2.89kg/ 28 July, 2020 / teamsweet
Handknitted by highlands Andean women artisans. Royal Alpaca is a rare and unique fiber, 1% of all alpaca fiber can be classified as Royal. Royal baby alpaca fiber (19.0 to 19.5 microns) is highly prized and has been considered a treasure of the Andes Mountains for 6000 years. Softer than cashmere with no itch of wool. Naturally hypoallergenic, resist odors better than other fiber – recommended case asthma condition. Ultra silky, Anitmicrobial, Vegan, Biodegradable, Organic. Royal alpaca fiber is hollow allowing best thermal insulation, absorbs up to 35% of its weight in moisture – get the benefit of staying dry and keeping warm. The alpaca is a socio-economic activity of importance to Andean populations. 80% Royal Baby Alpaca fiber – 20% Peruvian Pima cotton.