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A Primer on Alpaca Wool

Posted by Mae Link on

A Primer on Alpaca Wool
Alpaca fleece is one of the world’s most luxurious fabrics, a jewel amid all the synthetic fibers and harsh materials found in our everyday lives.  Softer than cashmere, and available in a wide array of colors, alpaca serves as a natural thermostat by using microscopic air pockets to trap body heat in cooler temperatures and to release heat in warmer weather.

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