- 70% baby alpaca, 30% silk
- 5 times warmer than lamb wool
- naturally allergy free: does not contain lanolin
- soft and silky like cashmere
- water and dust repellent
- doesn't pill easily
Add noble elegance to your life! This luxurious shawl is made of baby alpaca wool from the Peruvian Highlands. The shawl is designed with you in mind, knowing how important is the feeling of warmth and comfort on a cold winter's day. The details have been finely hand-crafted. All in all, it is the perfect autumn-winter accessory. Great range of classic colors which are easy to style with your everyday outfits. While similar to sheep's wool, the baby alpaca wool is warmer; contains no lanolin, which makes it hypoallergenic; is not prickly. Soft and luxurious feeling for chilly weather. It has an elegant and sophisticated touch against your skin while being water- and dirt-repellent.
70% baby alpaca 30% silk shawl
27.5 x 78.74 inches
made in Peru
dry clean only
An interesting fact about alpacas: 90% of alpaca farmers are known as the small farmers
The small farmers herd about 10 to 150 alpacas. They are using older production technologies, identical to the ones used during the Inca times, while they are honestly not the most efficient ones. The fiber quality could be more optimal due to the lack of proper nutrition or knowledge.