Amazing Alpaca Yarns - This affordable luxury yarn is softer than cashmere without the high price. We stock the finest in alpaca yarns: baby alpaca, bulky alpaca, and alpaca silk blend yarns. The Alpaca animal is a close relative to both the llama and vicuna. Alpaca fibers have smooth shaft, providing a softer feel than wool while being surprisingly lightweight. It's also softer and warmer than wool. This hypo-allergenic yarn is great for those with wool allergies.