Is alpaca wool itchy?

Wool has long been considered the best material for warm winter clothes. But many of us have felt that prickly, itchy irritation from a wool jacket or sweater that made us reach for a different wardro …
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Is alpaca wool humane?

Is alpaca wool humane?

We've written blog posts on busting myths about alpaca wool in the past. One we want to take a deeper dive into is the debate on whether alpaca wool is humane. Like you, we care about the way animals …
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Alpaca Socks vs. Merino Socks

Alpaca Socks vs. Merino Socks

The War of the Wools: Alpaca Socks vs. Merino Socks In the world of wool, a few big players reign supreme — cashmere, mohair, angora, alpaca and merino. All have their benefits, but which one …
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Alpacas! Myths and Facts

Alpacas! Myths and Facts

Addressing the 8 most common myths that surround the alpaca industry and textile production.Myth 1 – Alpacas roam freely in the wild.Fact - Unlike animals we are familiar with in the United States, th …
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Trendy Holiday Alpaca Socks

Trendy Holiday Alpaca Socks

The cold winter months have arrived, and the weather, if it's not yet - will soon be frightful. That means it's more important than ever to ensure that you and your loved ones are wrapped up warm a …
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Keep your feet happy and healthy

Keep your feet happy and healthy

With 26 bones and many joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments, the human foot is very complex. In a lifetime, each person logs an average 70,000 miles on their feet. With all that use on such a sma …
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Get comfy in our casual alpaca socks

Get comfy in our casual alpaca socks

Perhaps you've begun to see the term “Alpaca” used when talking about knits and accessories. If so, you may wonder just what alpaca is, and why it is different from other wools. You can find endl …
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Looking for 100% Pure Alpaca Socks?

Looking for 100% Pure Alpaca Socks?

I get asked all the time for 100% Pure Alpaca socks. People believe that if there is more alpaca in a pair of socks they are a higher quality... Is that in fact the case?The highest quality alp …
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Sock Care

For best results when washing and to preserve the quality of your alpaca socks, follow these tips; Machine or hand wash in cool or cold water. Turn inside out to retain finish.Do not use bleach. …
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