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In 1931, Frank W. Michell founded Michell, dedicated to buying, classifying, and commercializing alpaca and sheep wool. Entirely associated with alpaca, Michell’s objective was to make it known... read more

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"Soft and no shrinking"

This soft and flexible. I washed it in warm water on the hand wash setting of the washer, and it did not shrink!! Thats pretty amazing for alpaca of any percentage, so it appears processed similar to the Austrian boiled sheep wool (of which this does have a percentage.). It does pill, so you wouldnt want to wear very light colors underneath.

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Andean Holiday, Men's Boiled Alpaca Wool Travel Vest

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