Collection: Suri Alpaca Silk

75% Baby Suri Alpaca 25% Mulberry Silk

This super soft Suri has a mulberry silk core and together they make a lovely yarn to dye and knit with.  Silk is not only one of the strongest fibers there is but also adds a beautiful sheen to the yarn.  Even though its makes a great substitute for a lace weight mohair silk yarn, its much softer.  This base also has impressive yardage at 459 yards per 50g skein.

Suri Silk Lace 1ply 50g 459 yards 420m

Needle Size: US 2.5-6 (3 - 4mm) needles and C -G hook

Gauge (stocking stitch): 32sts x 40 rows over 10cm (4 inches) on 3.25mm (US 3) needles