Alpacas are native to South American Andes Mountains. They have been bred for thousands of years for their fine fiber. Alpaca fiber comes in 22 natural colors ranging from white to true black. No dye is required for earth tones yet Alpaca fiber accepts dye beautifully.-Naturally Warmer than Wool-Naturally Moisture Wicking-Naturally Water Resistant-Incredibly Soft and Luxurious-Extremely lightweight, yet strong-Contains no lanoline-HypoallergenicAlpaca is a specialty fiber which is extremely rare and of excellent quality. It is sought the world over for its luxurious characteristics and beautiful natural look. Naturally HypoallergenicAlpaca fiber is naturally hypoallergenic. It contains NO lanolin (which is found in other fibers). Lanolin holds dust and microscopic allergens that create the allergies people have to wool. You will cherish being able to wear Alpaca fleece!Alpaca fiber is stronger, lighter and more resilient than wool. It is finer than cashmere and considerably warmer than sheep's wool. Alpaca fiber is naturally water resistant and wicks moisture away from the skin.An excellent alternative to traditional wools, you will find Alpaca fleece is warmer, softer, and less likely to cause irritation.Belvidere Blue Barn Alpaca Farm brings you the finest quality Alpaca products that can be found. Browse our store and if you have questions feel free to contact us.
Wednesday, November 8, 2017