Mariquita from The Alpaca Yarn Co.
Mariquita
The Alpaca Yarn Co.
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
400 yards
(366 meters)
100 grams
(3.53 ounces)
5.0 to 7.5 sts
= 1 inch
US 2 - 6 or 2.75 - 4mm
3.25mm (D) - 3.75mm (F)
50% Camelid - Alpaca
50% Manufactured Fibers - Tencel / Lyocell
plied
  • Care:
  • Dry Flat, Hand Wash Cold
  • Dye:
  • Hand dyed
  • Ply:
  • 4-ply
  • Put up:
  • Winding required
  • Source of fiber: Peru
  • Dyed: United States
    Hand dyed in York, Pennsylvania

Mariquita is a luxurious blend of 50% baby alpaca and 50% tencel. It has a subtle shine and a beautiful drape. Perfect for shawls, scarves, and lightweight garments and accessories. Each 100 gm skein is approximately 400 yards.

We offer 20 hand-dyed colors in this line.

Also sold in braids as Kindred Spirits, which are actually 2 yarns that are dyed in complimentary colors and sold together in a braid.

Mariquita is the first yarn & the second yarn is Halo Watercolors, a lace weight.

popular colorways

1 Atlantis

20 stashed

13 projects

2 Carnival

6 stashed

6 projects

3 Nebula

17 stashed

18 projects

4 Hibiscus

18 stashed

18 projects

551 Peach Blossoms

24 stashed

18 projects

552 Kiddie Pool

27 stashed

14 projects

553 Crocus

18 stashed

16 projects

554 Spring Peepers

19 stashed

15 projects

555 Fairy Godmother

19 stashed

11 projects

556 Candy Apple

24 stashed

17 projects

557 Winter Wheat

21 stashed

29 projects

558 Blue Suede Shoes

23 stashed

20 projects

559 Bewitched

29 stashed

17 projects

560 Rainforest

17 stashed

15 projects

561 Copperpot

8 stashed

14 projects

562 Lava Cake

7 stashed

7 projects

563 Mushroom Bisque

9 stashed

12 projects

564 Carbonite

10 stashed

10 projects

565 Platinum

5 stashed

4 projects

566 Atlantis

16 stashed

8 projects

567 Carnival

6 stashed

6 projects

568 Nebula

13 stashed

9 projects

5043

5 stashed

7 projects

5100

13 stashed

21 projects

5647

7 stashed

2 projects

5941

6 stashed

3 projects

Carnival

23 stashed

21 projects

Crocus

15 stashed

9 projects

Lavender Sugar

33 stashed

32 projects

Potluck

8 stashed

5 projects

Quicksilver

6 stashed

4 projects

Serengeti

8 stashed

7 projects