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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

17 stashed

12 projects

2 Carnival

6 stashed

6 projects

3 Nebula

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16 projects

4 Hibiscus

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551 Peach Blossoms

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19 projects

552 Kiddie Pool

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10 projects

553 Crocus

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16 projects

554 Spring Peepers

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11 projects

555 Fairy Godmother

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11 projects

556 Candy Apple

23 stashed

14 projects

557 Winter Wheat

19 stashed

24 projects

558 Blue Suede Shoes

22 stashed

19 projects

559 Bewitched

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15 projects

560 Rainforest

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12 projects

561 Copperpot

7 stashed

10 projects

562 Lava Cake

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5 projects

563 Mushroom Bisque

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9 projects

564 Carbonite

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5 projects

565 Platinum

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2 projects

566 Atlantis

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4 projects

567 Carnival

5 stashed

5 projects

568 Nebula

10 stashed

3 projects

5043

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7 projects

5100

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20 projects

5647

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2 projects

Carnival

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20 projects

Crocus

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9 projects

Lavender Sugar

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29 projects

Potluck

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5 projects

Quicksilver

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Serengeti

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