Mohair Bear Making Fabrics

8mm Alpaca/Mohair - French Navy

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Colour :         French Navy
Pile fibre :     50% Alpaca / 50% Mohair
Pile length:   8 mm
Style :            Dense, straight
Origin :          Made in England

Mohair and alpaca long pile fabrics have been manufactured in England for over 200 years. Mohair is renowned for its strength and bright lustre, alpaca for its luxuriously soft and silky handle.

Sizes :  Our mohair is cut to take advantage of the lay of the pile. This avoids wastage and inconsistent pile direction on the finished bear. Most bear patterns are designed to take advantage of this cut. Approximate dimensions are as follows -

  • 1/8 (fat eighth) is 50cm x 35cm
  • 1/4 (fat quarter) is 50cm x 70cm
  • 1/2 (fat half) is 100cm x 70cm
  • 1 metre piece is 100cm x 140cm wide
Pile Length .3-9mm
Finish Dense, straight
Colour Green-Blue
Composition Alpaca/Mohair
Producer Peacock Fibres
Price per metre £20 - £70