Blackwattle Yarns : Waratah Alpaca 4PLY
Waratah is stunning a 100% alpaca 4ply (fingering weight) yarn that has been grown and processed in NSW. In fact Waratah has all been grown and processed within a 3 hour radius. It is a classic style of yarn that is soft, squishy and has a great handle. Very soft and gentle against the skin.
This range has been hand dyed by Angela at Blackwattle.
Fibre : 100% Huacaya (Australian Alpaca)
Origin : Grown, processed, dyed in NSW Australia
Yarn weight : Fingering / 4PLY
Texture : Twisted
Skein weight : 100g
Meterage : approx 320 metres
Gauge : 28sts = 10cm on 3.25mm needles
Needle size : 3.25mm
Care : gentle hand wash - do not machine wash - do not tumble dry.
Pattern inspiration : Shawls, shawls, shawls! Popular Australian & New Zealand designers on Ravelry include Libby Jonson, Ambah O'Brien and Meg Gadsbey