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Caia Baby Alpaca – Hecate
Caia Baby Alpaca – Hecate
Caia Baby Alpaca – Hecate
Caia Baby Alpaca – Hecate

Caia Baby Alpaca – Hecate

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Fine and soft with a delightful little halo, Caia is a yarn with gorgeous drape and gloss. The pure baby alpaca fibre is sourced from a single flock in Somerset, just south of Bristol, and is spun in the UK. It's then hand-dyed in deep, rich colours with shades that flow into each other. 

'Hecate' is named for the greek goddess of witchcraft and the night. The colour blends light, nuanced, slightly green-toned grey with deep charcoal with the smallest touch of purple and almost black.

The yarn is a very light 4-ply / fingering weight, worsted-spun with low twist for softness and drape. It's utterly perfect for warm, soft shawls and elegant, flowing garments where little structure is needed. 

100% pure British baby alpaca

50 g (1.75 oz) / 230 m (250 yd) per skein

2.5–3.25 mm needles / US size 1–3

Hand-wash only, and lay finished items flat to dry.

Caia hand-drawn alpaca