This yarn is a beautiful luxury Suri baby alpaca lace weight yarn. It is soft and would take up dye very well. It is suitable for shawls or a light weight sweater. Fine spun 2 ply lace weight It is a lovely dark fawn colorEach skein contains 703 yard 4.3 oz/skeinProduced by Hilltop Alpaca at Nine Mill Falls, WA by Esther Long, my friend and mentor. Her beautiful alpaca yarns are featured in this shop.