Alpaca • Merino • Nylon
This fiber blend is designed to make comfortable, warm fabric. Alpaca provides warmth and softness, merino adds elasticity and cushion, and a little nylon lends durability. The yarn is as lovely in shawls, scarves and baby sweaters as it is in socks.
To fit an average adult
Alpaca Sox by Classic Elite Yarns
(60% alpaca, 20% merino, 20% nylon; 100 g = approx 450 yards)
1 hank 1880 Wasabi
Note: 1 hank of Alpaca Sox is enough to make 3 hats.
Circular knitting needle in size US 2 and 3 (2.75 and 3 mm) or size to obtain gauge
Double pointed needles (dpn) in size US 3 (3 mm)
Stitch marker for BOR
4 stitch markers in a contrasting color for crown decs.
24 sts and 40 rnds = 4” in 2 x 2 Rib with smaller needle, lightly blocked and stretched; 21 sts and 32 rnds = 4” in Rev St st with larger needle, lightly blocked. Take time to save time, check your gauge.