Aymara Yarn

#AymaraStory

“Since ancient times, humankind has spun yarn from animal fibres. That legacy lives on today with handcrafted yarns made with great care from

Alpaca Fibre

Alpaca Fibre

Special Characteristics Alpaca is a natural fibre which is shorn each year around September. This is crucial for the health and well-being of the animal.

You always wanted an Alpaca

The Quenti Alpaca herd is genetically diverse. We imported the original animals from Chile during the period of 2009 to 2011.

Quenti Alpaca Farm Tour

Join a Quenti Farm Tour

We offer unique Quenti Farm Tours experiences that don’t feel like a tour – friendly, casual, very intimate and personal.

Meet us

Hi there! We are Stephen & Linda and we are passionate about Alpaca

Meet our Family

Our Story

Klein Limietrivier Farm, nestled between mountains and vineyards and just an hour’s drive from Cape Town, is home to Quenti Alpaca & Mill.

Quenti Mill

Quenti Mill makes exceptional quality, fully worsted yarn from fleece grown right here on the farm. We love to make pure alpaca yarn

Quenti Alpacas

Answer to your Questions

Stephen & Linda Nessworthy know that you most likely have several questions about the Alpacas. Below, you will find list of some of the most frequently asked questions:

cape alpaca products

Cape Alpaca Products

Cape Alpaca’s range of products is made using Quenti yarns exclusively. Only the finest micron fibre is suitable for ultra-fine machine knitting and weaving yarns to make soft, luxurious knitwear or woven blankets and scarves

Aymara Throws

Aymara Throws

Our pure alpaca throws and blankets are hand finished using the colours that nature provides, with accents of dye colours. They are lightweight, exceptionally warm and hypoallergenic.

Aymara Yarns

“Since ancient times, humankind has spun yarn from animal fibres. That legacy lives on today with handcrafted yarns made with great care from our alpaca. Their noble fibre is spun and dyed at source in Quenti Mill.”