Awa in Quechua (The native language of the Incas) means fabric, weave or knitted. This unique blend of Baby alpaca, Merino wool and Pima cotton has an exceptional and different look and a light chain construction. It represents the thriving weaving and knitting traditions rooted in Peru dating back to pre-Inca times until modernity. The color chart of Awa ﬁnds its inspiration in the vibrant colors of the traditional Peruvian textiles.
Fiber Content: 55% Baby Alpaca, 26% Merino Wool and 19% Pima Cotton.
Yardage: Approximately 328 yards of yarn in each 100 gram hank.
Gauge: Approximately 6 stitches to an inch on U.S. 6 needles (4mm).
Care: Hand wash in cool water. Lay flat to dry.