Connie Blechle's Profile
I have always loved animals, so after the kids left home I found the love of the the suri alpaca. I care for the alpacas and my fur kids (dogs) on a daily basis. I work with the alpacas in such a way as to make them as gentle as possible. I truly love working with the animals and the fiber they produce.
You will find many items that I create from the lovely suri alpaca they produce. I gently hand wash the fiber before I make my items. I then wash again when finished to be sure they are fresh and clean using gentle wool wash.
Suri fiber is rare and prized for its luster, fineness, slick handle, cool feeling, drape, elegance, and strength. No other animal fiber possesses all these features, and makes Suri alpaca highly sought after worldwide. Less than 10% of the world population of alpacas are suri alpaca, making them a rare…
- Born on August 20
- Joined May 30, 2008