Collection: Heather Prime Alpaca

About Galler Yarn's Heather Prime Alpaca Yarn... 
Heather Prime Alpaca is the ultimate fiber for those who Knit, Crochet or Weave and who care not only about the quality of the yarn that occupies their craft time, but also the social and environmental impact of its production.
* 100% Superfine Alpaca Grown in the Andes Peru 13,000 feet above sea level
* #3 DK, Also known as Light Worsted weight
* A HUGE 227gr... That's 8 Ounces, Half a Pound!...skein with 660 yards! ~ Think a whole Shawl in just one ball!
* Gauge: Approximately 5 1/2 stitches per inch using a US size 6-8 knitting needle or a 4mm crochet hook
 * Yarn Care: Hand Wash gently in coolest water and lay flat to dry ~ No Bleach
Often called the cashmere of Alpacas, Prime Alpaca Yarn is naturally hypoallergenic, lanolin and dander free, as well as water and fire resistant. It has fantastic hand, is a complete next to skin Dream and has just a slightest bit of natural elasticity.
Heather Prime Alpaca is dyed first in beautiful heathered colorways and then spun to give the subtlest, complex tonal effect of a true heather. 
Did You notice the Yardage?! 
With a whopping 660 yards per half pound skein, Heather Prime Alpaca is ideal for light weight but warm, and oh so soft, shawls, wraps, sweaters and so much more!