Carbonado is a smooth black yarn wrapped in a silver halo. Made with a generous share of true black alpaca — the rarest variety available — this yarn has a beautiful drape and slight shine. Silver Gotland Sheep locks create subtle grey streaks and a halo (a slight fuzz around the yarn). The East Friesian Wool adds body and more black fiber. Carbonado is smooth but not silky. It’s suitable for probably everything but socks.

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True Black Huacaya Alpaca fleece, Gotland Sheep wool, East Friesian Sheep wool

185 yards

3.3 oz

Yarn Thickness:
Sport (12 wraps per inch)

Yarn Feel:
Buttery soft and smooth. Perfect for garments that drape and next-to-skin wear.

Suggested Needle Size:
U.S. Size 6 (4 mm)

In stock


Additional information

Weight 6 oz
Dimensions 9 × 12 × 2 in


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