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Phil & Chris Switzer * Estes Park, CO * 970-586-4624 * 

philalpaca@aol.com or chrisalpaca@aol.com


 

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Spinning Alpaca, Llama, Camel, & Paco-Vicuna

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Chris Switzer's 4th Edition (2014) Updates and changes plus NEW PROJECTS!
Fiber and yarn samples included.

The book covers fiber descriptions and identification, cleaning and collecting, shearing, preparation, blending, dyeing, spinning, marketing and selling, storage of wool, sample projects, a glossary and a bibliography.

- 4th edition includes Camel page with sample, plus 2 pages of info about Paco-vicuñas with
    fiber sample, and various updates.
- 13 sections, 52 pages
- Projects include: knit child's cap, knit baby mittens, knit baby bonnet, knit baby booties,
  scarves & warp designs for weaving, crochet scarf & knit scarf with slit, woven scarf,
  and woven shawl.
- $16 + shipping
 

 

Please include Name & Address to be shipped to, number of books ordered at $16.00 each + shipping - in the United States add $3.00 each. [If ordering in Colorado please include $.57 each for sales tax.] Canada shipping is $5.00 Postal Money Order in U.S. funds.

Send check or money order to:
Chris Switzer
1236 Glacier View Lane
Estes Park, CO 80517

Questions? e-mail: chrisalpaca@aol.com

 


Fiber, Yarn,& Book for
Spinning, Weaving, and Knitting

Paco-Vicuña Raw Fleece:
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and picked and hand washed in natural colors: beige, golden, and vicuna brown (or two shades together).
16-17 microns = $13/½ oz or $26/oz plus shipping. [Larger quantities available.]

       

Send check or money order to:
Chris Switzer
1236 Glacier View Lane
Estes Park, CO 80517

Questions? e-mail: chrisalpaca@aol.com