Bozedown Alpacas
The Premier UK Alpaca Breeder, Breeding Champions Since 1989

Fibre Facts

  • throwAlpaca fibre is soft, fine and lustrous
  • Alpaca fibre is warm yet light to wear
  • Alpaca is one of the strongest natural fibres, second only to silk
  • The fibre grows continuously, and an alpaca will produce 2-4 kilos per year.
  • There are 22 natural shades of alpaca, from white through shades of grey to black, and from cream through shades of fawn and chestnut to chocolate brown
  • Alpaca fibre can be spun by hand or machine and will take both natural and synthetic dyes
  • Alpaca is a luxury fibre.