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Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie + - Gorgeous Alpacas
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +

End of Lockdown Sale

10% off the price of all kits

Discount will automatically be applied to your purchase at Checkout till midnight on 7th March

Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +

£28.00

Quantity

Free delivery orders over £40 : Only £3.50 for orders over £40. Ships same day if ordered before noon.

The choices shown here are for our undyed yarns. If you want this a different colour, choose from the Coloured Yarn range below, then:
1.  select your other options
2. Select ADD TO BASKET and
3. put your colour choices in the space for NOTES.

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Description

Intermediate to Advanced Skill Level

As with all Gorgeous alpaca DK kits, it's warm and cosy, but lightweight and breathes well. The alpaca yarn has a small amount of 100% natural sheep's wool blended in, which makes it easy to knit with, and still retains that wonderful alpaca softness.

Supplied with 100g (225m) Gorgeous DK yarn made from 75% alpaca/25% sheep, 4.5mm needles (optional), a darning needle, and a faux fur pompom.

You can choose the colour of the pompom during checkout.

This hat can be washed by hand or in a machine on a wool wash at 20 degrees.

Because it's alpaca yarn....

  • you can wear it out in the rain, and still keep your head dry (proven by us frenquently!)
  • it won't itch, even if it's warm and your indoors or the sun comes out - it just stays comfy
  • It's super uber soft and comfy
  • Dog walkers, gardeners, and horse riders love it because they can crunch it up to nothing in their coat pocket (better without the pompom for this)

Other Colour Options

Midnight Blue DK Alpaca Yarn 50g
Midnight Blue DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Midnight Blue DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Lilac DK Alpaca Yarn 50g
Lilac DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Lilac DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Moss DK Alpaca Yarn 50g
Moss DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Moss DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Grey DK Alpaca Yarn 50g
Grey DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Grey DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Rose DK Alpaca Yarn 50g
Rose DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Rose DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Sky Blue DK Alpaca Yarn 50g
Sky Blue DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Sky Blue DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Sapphire DK Alpaca Yarn 50g
Sapphire DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Sapphire DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Damson DK Alpaca Yarn 50g
Damson DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Damson DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

Related Products - Other Craft Kits

All kits marked with + are also available in our coloured yarn range

Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +
Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +
Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +
Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +
Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +
Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +
Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +
Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +
Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +
Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +
Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +
Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +
Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +
Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +
Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +

Knit Kit - Roll-up Longdrop Hat +

£28.00
Knit Kit - Aran Roll-up Longdrop Hat
Knit Kit - Aran Roll-up Longdrop Hat
Knit Kit - Aran Roll-up Longdrop Hat
Knit Kit - Aran Roll-up Longdrop Hat
Knit Kit - Aran Roll-up Longdrop Hat

Knit Kit - Aran Roll-up Longdrop Hat

£28.00
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie + - Gorgeous Alpacas
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +
Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +

Knit Kit - Cable Beanie +

£28.00
Knit Kit - Supersoft Aran Alpaca Cushion
Knit Kit - Supersoft Aran Alpaca Cushion
Knit Kit - Supersoft Aran Alpaca Cushion
Knit Kit - Supersoft Aran Alpaca Cushion
Knit Kit - Supersoft Aran Alpaca Cushion

Knit Kit - Supersoft Aran Alpaca Cushion

£44.00
Knit Kit - Aran Fisherman's Rib Hat
Knit Kit - Aran Fisherman's Rib Hat
Knit Kit - Aran Fisherman's Rib Hat

Knit Kit - Aran Fisherman's Rib Hat

£28.00
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +
Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +

Knit Kit - Cable & Bobble Cushion +

£44.00

Related Products - Natural Yarns

Limited Edition DK 100% Alpaca Yarn 50g - Gorgeous Alpacas
Limited Edition DK 100% Alpaca Yarn 50g - Gorgeous Alpacas
Limited Edition DK 100% Alpaca Yarn 50g - Gorgeous Alpacas
Limited Edition DK 100% Alpaca Yarn 50g - Gorgeous Alpacas
Limited Edition DK 100% Alpaca Yarn 50g - Gorgeous Alpacas

Limited Edition DK 100% Alpaca Yarn 50g

Gorgeous Supersoft Aran Yarn 100g
Gorgeous Supersoft Aran Yarn 100g

Gorgeous Supersoft Aran Yarn 100g

DK Alpaca Yarn 50g
DK Alpaca Yarn 50g
DK Alpaca Yarn 50g
DK Alpaca Yarn 50g
DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

DK Alpaca Yarn 50g

100% Alpaca Yarn - 4Ply - 50g
100% Alpaca Yarn - 4Ply - 50g
100% Alpaca Yarn - 4Ply - 50g
100% Alpaca Yarn - 4Ply - 50g
100% Alpaca Yarn - 4Ply - 50g
100% Alpaca Yarn - 4Ply - 50g
100% Alpaca Yarn - 4Ply - 50g
100% Alpaca Yarn - 4Ply - 50g

100% Alpaca Yarn - 4Ply - 50g

Chunky Alpaca Yarn - 100g
Chunky Alpaca Yarn - 100g
Chunky Alpaca Yarn - 100g
Chunky Alpaca Yarn - 100g

Chunky Alpaca Yarn - 100g

Related Products - Kit Accessories

Pompoms (Faux) - Gorgeous Alpacas
Pompoms (Faux) - Gorgeous Alpacas
Pompoms (Faux) - Gorgeous Alpacas
Pompoms (Faux) - Gorgeous Alpacas
Pompoms (Faux) - Gorgeous Alpacas
Pompoms (Faux) - Gorgeous Alpacas
Pompoms (Faux) - Gorgeous Alpacas
Pompoms (Faux) - Gorgeous Alpacas

Pompoms (Faux)

£4.00
Duck Feather Cushion Pad  - 41 x 41cm
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Duck Feather Cushion Pad  - 41 x 41cm

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£6.50
Addi Single Pointed Needles - Gorgeous Alpacas
Addi Single Pointed Needles - Gorgeous Alpacas

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£7.00
Addi Circular Needles - Gorgeous Alpacas
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Addi Circular Needles

£7.00
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What our customers say...

These reviews are provided by Feefo, the independent reviewer. If you want to read more, simply click on their logo to find out if we are the kind of people you can work with!

What's so Gorgeous

Virtually all the yarn we sell is from our own small herd of alpacas or sourced in the UK from other UK herds of alpacas. Some is 100% alpaca, others are mixed with up to 25% sheep's wool, also sourced from UK herds. We have one small collection of Peruvian yarns (the original home of all alpaca herds).
We use no man-made fibres or chemicals and our packaging is 100% recyclable

About Alpaca Fleece

Your Well-being

You'll find a surprising amount of research on the power of knitting to reduce depression, loneliness, and even improve mental capacity. Here's a few highlights from the research:

Knitting lowers the heart rate by an average of 11 beats per minute.

Harvard Medical School, Mind & Body Institute 2001

Knitting reduces loneliness and increases our sense of usefulness and inclusion.

The Mayo Clinic, 2011

Knitting improves cognitive skills & reduces memory loss.

The Mayo Clinic, 2011

83% knitters and crochetiers say that the biggest benefit of learning the askill is a sense of accomplishment.

The Craft Council

Sustainable Credentials

 Alpaca yarn can be processed at lower temperatures, and no chemicals are used in the process

All colours are natural, and from our own and other UK grass-fed herds.

Alpaca yarn is long lasting, so products will literally last a life-time!

Uniqueness of Alpaca Yarn

Alpaca yarn is popular because it’s so soft, durable, luxurious and silky. In fact, it's stronger than mohair, finer than cashmere, smoother than silk, softer than cotton, warmer than goosedown, and more breathable than thermal knits. While it's similar to sheep’s wool, it is warmer, not prickly, and has no lanolin, which makes it hypoallergenic.

The fibre has a unique hollow quality that means it keeps you warm when it's cold, but keeps you cool when it's hot. It means it's also naturally water-repellent. As evidence, we wear our hats in the rain and come in with totally dry hair ... so finally, knitwear that you can wear in wind, rain and sunshine!

lt's even flame resistant!