Colours and patterns might differ slightly from the photo shown as of handmade nature of each item.
One size fits most: 46" W x 36" H +2" fringe / 116 cm W x 91 cm H + 5 cm fringe
Hood: 14 in high x 12 in deep / 35 cm high x 30 cm deep
Weight approx.: 1.75 lbs / 800 g
Materials: Baby Alpaca Wool blend
Features: Hood, Pullover
An alpaca (Vicugna pacos) is a domesticated species of South American camelid. It resembles a small llama in appearance.
Alpacas are kept in herds that graze on the level heights of the Andes of southern Peru, northern Bolivia, Ecuador, and northern Chile at an altitude of 3,500 m (11,500 ft) to 5,000 m (16,000 ft) above sea level, throughout the year. Alpacas are considerably smaller than llamas, and unlike llamas, they were not bred to be beasts of burden, but were bred specifically for their fiber. Alpaca fiber is used for making knitted and woven items, similar to wool. These items include blankets, sweaters, hats, gloves, scarves, a wide variety of textiles and ponchos in South America.
Alpaca is also considered a specialty fiber as less alpaca fiber is produced each year than cashmere, angora rabbit, or mohair.
In order for our wonderfully soft and strong Alpaca ponchos to be durable as well as comfortable, our alpaca fiber is blended with acrylic fibers (20%)