Wearing an item made of Malabrigo Silkpaca is like wearing a cloud! This yarn is 70% baby alpaca and 30% silk, which makes it 100% luscious. Soft, silky, with just a bit of a halo. Despite being our thinnest yarn, it is plied and sturdy- perfect for lace projects and very special objects that are sure to become precious heirlooms.
Great for: Lace, shawls, scarves, diaphanous garments
Be sure to get enough yarn to complete your project since each bag is a different dye lot, and skeins may vary from bag to bag.
Fiber: 70% baby alpaca, 30% silk
Yardage: 420 yards / 384 meters / 50 gm / skein
Needle size: US 3 - 8 (3.25 - 5mm)
Hook size: US D/3 - H/8
Care: Hand Wash, cold water