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Alpaca vs. Cashmere, what you should know!

There are many differences between alpaca and cashmere. On this blogpost, we will explore those differences, so that next time you buy a sweater or a blanket, you are able to make a more educated decision. Hopefully, after reading this you will then be able to answer this question: Should you choose a sweater in alpaca or cashmere? Softness: When it comes to softness, quality is important. Good quality alpaca, which includes royal and baby alpaca, have about the same thickness as cashmere. The thickness rages between 18-23 microns in this case. Most cashmere falls at 19 microns. This is why it is important that you choose a good quality sweater when you decide to get one. Cheaper options usually...

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