These elegant mittens are hand felted from 80% alpaca fibre and 20% wool, finished with a trim of fine fur. Made to keep you warm, make you feel beautiful, and with simple class to catch the eye of everyone around you.
Being know for it's moisture wicking properties, these alpaca and wool mittens will keep you cozy and in style for all your everyday outings.
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-Fibres are nearly completely hollow, wherease wool contains only pockets of air. This additional space creates greater thermal capacity.
-Alpaca is said to be three times warmer than wool.
-Since it lacks lanolin, it is considered to be hypoallergenic.
-Equivalent softness, more warmth and higher wicking properties than merino wool.
-Alpaca has one of the highest tensile strengths of any natural fibre, second only to silk and some bast fibres (such as hemp and linen).
-Lower tendency to shrink than wool and cashmere.
-Historically, an Incan man's wealth was counted in textiles made from alpaca fibre.
Measure the circumference (width) of your palm and then the length from your wrist to the tip of your middle finger.
Width: 18.5 - 20cm
Width: 19.5 - 21cm
Width: 20.5 - 22cm
Length: 21cm +
Width: 21.5 - 23cm
This product may need up to 10 days to hand felt and hand sew. If you have any questions or need this item for a certain date please contact Linnae at: email@example.com and she will do her best to get it to you for the time you need.
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