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Alpaca SuperLight

Alpaca SuperLight by Lang Yarn


 
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Alpaca SuperLight by Lang
You simply won't believe this super-soft, super-fine, super-luxurious, super-light alpaca yarn from Lang. This yarn has a light halo, yet is less transparent than most brushed yarns. No tickle or scratch like mohair, none of the itchiness you might expect with a feathery yarn.

This yarn really is super light--a dress takes only 175 grams in size small, and a medium long sleeve sweater is about 200 grams. That coat will float down the street with you--it's like wearing a warm alpaca cloud!

Perfect for lace scarves, shawls and stoles, but great for lighter-than-air sweaters too.

See the Lang booklets featuring this yarn here.
See laceweight patterns from Fiddlesticks, FiberTrends, Goddess Knits.

Features
  • 54% Superfine Alpaca, 22% Fine Merino, 24% Nylon
  • 20-22 stitches over 4" for a solid fabric
  • US 4-6 needles (3.75-4.5 mm)
  • 25 gram ball is about 220 yards (199m)
  • Hand wash, dry flat, do not use fabric softener
  • Woman's medium (36") long sleeved pullover takes approximately 200 g (8 balls)

Average Customer Review: Average Customer Review: 5 of 5 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 16 Write a review.

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5 of 5 Rescue September 12, 2022
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from St Petersburg, FL United States  
I bought some "discontinued" yarn on a trip to France - a one-time trip.  One of the balls was apparently short, because I ran out (short-weight) just before the end of my shawl!  with little hope, I googled for it and found it here, although I wasn't sure of the color.  Laurel helped me determine which one I needed and I got it very quickly.  It was a perfect match and my souvenir shawl is complete.  I happened on the site by accident, but the customer service will make me return in the future!  Thanks, Laurel!

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5 of 5 BEAUTIFUL yarn! January 18, 2022
Reviewer: Kristina Vaughn from Long Beach, CA United States  
The yarn I ordered came in a timely manner, well packaged and is just beautiful!! I'll definitely be coming back to this website for future yarn purchases!

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5 of 5 fast service May 10, 2021
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Tacoma, WA United States  
the yarn was quickly delivered and I was pleased.

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3 of 5 Yarn great, packaging not so great. February 26, 2021
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Sterling Heights, MI United States  
My yarn came quickly which was wonderful. My only problem was in cutting open the packaging, I cut carefully in the area of the flap that was the seal.  I found out too late that the yarn had moved into the area and the scissors cut through one of the skeins. I believe if the yarn was secured by wrapping in tissue paper or placing in a plastic bag, the yarn would not have been able to shift and the accidental cutting wouldn’t have happened.  It was very sad to have to throw out the cut pieces.

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4 of 5 Can't wait to use this yarn! October 5, 2020
Reviewer: Lara J DIcus from Brooklyn, NY United States  
Arrived very quickly and was well packaged. I would order again from handknitting.com.

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