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Road to China from The Fibre Co.
Road to China discontinued
The Fibre Co.
Aran (8 wpi) ?
69 yards
(63 meters)
50 grams
(1.76 ounces)
16.0 to 18.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 7 - 4.5 mm
65% Camelid - Alpaca
15% Silk
10% Camelid - Camel
10% Goat - Cashmere goat
Plied
  • Care:
  • Dry Flat, Hand Wash Cold
  • Dyed: Peru
  • Milled: Peru

Discontinued in 2015, the worsted weight version of Road to China was one of the original Fibre Co. yarns. Originally comprised of a blend of baby alpaca, camel, cashmere, yak down and soya. The formula was changed in 2008 to it’s current blend of baby alpaca, camel, cashmere and silk. There is still limited quantity available from the Kelbourne Woolens shop.

From The Fibre Co
“Road to China” was originally born from our days of owning a mini mill back in Maine in the early days of The Fibre Co. Years of fibre exploration at the mill and hand blending raw fleeces led to the pursuit of the perfect blend of yarn that was all natural but not necessarily made up of wool fibres. This first version of this yarn contained Yak, Camel, Cashmere and Soy Silk.

popular colorways

16 Malachite

48 stashed

71 projects

107

9 stashed

13 projects

198 Aquamarine

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40 projects

488 Grey Pearl

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33 projects

631 Amethyst Dark

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34 projects

905 Coral

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975 Lapis

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54 projects

6665 Amethyst

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19 projects

6666 Lapis

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Abalone

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12 projects

Apatite

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25 projects

Autumn Jasper

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22 projects

Blue Tourmaline

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Carnelian

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27 projects

Citrine

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37 projects

Cobalt

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14 projects

Garnet

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53 projects

Gray Pearl

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13 projects

Hematite

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43 projects

Jade

20 stashed

35 projects

Moonstone

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25 projects

Peridot

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26 projects

Plum Jasper

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27 projects

Rhodolite

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12 projects

Riverstone

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46 projects

Ruby

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38 projects

Sapphire

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60 projects

Smokey Quartz

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13 projects

Smoky Quartz

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8 projects

Tanzanite

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7 projects

Topaz

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23 projects

Cinnabar

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8 projects