Alpaca wool is arguably one of the most exclusive types of wool out there, and so it comes as no surprise that it is also amongst the most sought-after types. Adding to its exclusivity is the fact that the wool is rare mainly because it is made from animal fiber. Naturally, it is available in 22 colors which range from black to shades of gray, ivory, and brown. However, the wool can just as easily be dyed for more interesting and varied color combinations.

One of the best reasons why alpaca fleece is so desirable is because it's silky soft, and yet it is 4x times warmer than regular fabrics even compared to sheep’s wool. Other attributes that make alpaca fabrics stand out is the fact that they are hypoallergenic, which means that it is safe for people who have sensitive skin and is free from any type of oil and is waterproof.

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