Well-priced natural chunky blend of Peruvian Alpaca and fine Merino wool. Due to a tight twist, this 2-ply chunky beauty is suitable for coats, jackets, quick-and-easy sweaters and accessories including handbags, home decor and felt. As it seems, all stitch patterns are suitable: ribbings, cables, open-work, simple mosaic, chunky crochet, etc. A new version of this yarn will be available in AUG: Highland Alpaca Chunky »
* Similar yarn: Llama Chunky, Highland Alpaca
FIBRE: 60% Superfine Alpaca, 40% Merino wool
YARN WEIGHT: Chunky
TENSION: 10x10 cm (4"): 14 sts / 18 rows
NEEDLES: 6 mm (US № 10)
LENGTH: approx. 125 m / 136 yds
HANK WEIGHT: 100g
PATTERNS: ALPACA-MERINO CAPE PDF »
Suitable pattern: ALLES NATUR © GGH Rebecca № 71-2017 » yarn: GGH Andania, 50m / 50g.
Sold out, a similar yarn will be available from approx. mid-AUG: Highland Alpaca Chunky »
COBALT BLUE HAT
© Irene & Mr. Sheep.
Instructions, One size to fit a head circumference of up to 52cm:
Using 1 hank of Alpaca Merino Chunky and circular needles - 4.25mm, cast on 64 sts. Knit 4 rounds in K2P2. Switch to 5mm circular needles, knit 18cm in K2P2. Then knit 1 round in K all sts. Continue in Cable-and-Purl pattern:
Rounds 1-4: *12P, 4K*, repeat from*
Round 5: *12P, Slip 2sts to cable holder facing right side, 2K, 2K from cable holder*, repeat from*.
Repeat Rounds 1-5 and continue 16.5cm in Cable-and-Purl pattern. Shape crown: In each round, Purl2Together in the middle of each purl section of the pattern until you have 4P4K in each of 4 sections of Cable-and-Purl pattern - 24 sts total. Next round: K all sts. Then Knit2Together all sts in the last round - 10 sts total. Cut yarn, draw it through rem 10 sts and fasten off. Attach a dark blue pompom.