What do you get when you mix super soft alpaca and strong Highland wool? A fabulously soft and squishy yarn which loves colour work, is easy to stitch, and brings joy to every stitch of your sweater, accessory or homeware project. A perfect blend of Highland wool and alpaca twisted into a staple 2 ply yarn.
Substitute in your favourite pattern calling for Aran weight yarn, or check out the beginner-friendly Gridland Scarf and Warm & Easy Hat, and first-sweater-friendly Purls of Wisdom Sweater pictured above. Also pictured the Pillow Possibilities set, All Stripes Sweater, Rewind Cardy, Trail Finder Cowl, and Winter Walkway Set. All of these knit patterns are free with purchase of &Make Aran yarn; simply select your pattern of choice from the drop-menu and we will email you a PDF copy complete with links to tutorials. Let us know in your order notes if you also need a printed copy.
Made in Peru.
Content: 50% Fair Trade Peruvian Highland wool, 50% alpaca
Weight: 100 grams / 3.5 oz
Length: 150 meters / 164 yards
Gauge: 15-18 stitches per 4"/10cm
Suggested Needle Size: 4.5-5.5 mm / US 7-9
Care: Gently hand wash colours separately in cool water, lay flat to air dry
Created by The Fibre Co., &Make is yarn for stitchers at every stage of their crafting journey, made from 100% natural, sustainable fibres from renewable sources. &Make has a stunning full palette of cheerful brights and nuanced shades created by overdyeing a range of naturally light and dark coloured fibres.
With a choice of weights, you will find the perfect yarn for your crafting dreams: be it the plump, round stitches of their Super Bulky single-ply yarn which works up with satisfying speed, or their 2-ply Aran made with a blend of soft alpaca and strong Highland wool which loves colourwork, or their 2-ply DK, with fantastically crisp stitch definition for those beautiful textured stitch patterns, these yarns are designed to bring joy to every stitch of your sweater, accessory or homeware project.
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- 100% Natural Fibres