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mintdee
10-31-2005, 12:57 AM
I would really like to knit my hubby a scarf and am wondering if there are any nice yarns that I could use that does not include wool. My poor hubby is allergic to wool ( :shock: I KNOW :doh: ) So is there any hope for my man or is he doomed to acrylic?

TIA :)

KellyK
10-31-2005, 01:07 AM
NOOOOOOOOOOO!! ALPACA!!!! Knitpicks has some WONDERFUL Alpaca yarns....you may also want to look at Bernat Denimstyle. Its a NICE soft cotton blend!

Ingrid
10-31-2005, 08:50 AM
Second the alpaca--so, so soft!

JessicaR
10-31-2005, 12:24 PM
If I raised alpacas, whoud y'all buy my wool (or whatever it's called)???

feministmama
10-31-2005, 12:34 PM
If I raised alpacas, whoud y'all buy my wool (or whatever it's called)???

totally. SO I just found this stuff called ANgel Hair at Joanne Fabrics (made by Joann Fabrics) It is SOOOOO soft and I believe it is made out of acrylic. THey are doing some amazing thisngs with acrylic these days.