These exquisite alpaca baby blankets are hand knitted in Peru from a gloriously soft yarn of 70% baby alpaca and 30% renewable bamboo fibre. Measuring 65cm x 75cm, they are available in two colour ways (biscuit has been discontinued). Perfect size for a baby shawl or can be used as a blanket and laid over a cot or pram.
Up to 30% warmer than merino wool.
No lanolin and no 'prickle' factor making it suitable for sensitve skin.
Up to four times harder wearing then merino wool.
Unlike other wools, it does not tend to pill or ball.
Having the bamboo in the yarn just makes them even softer.
Four good reasons why alpaca wool is so perfect for babies: