FREE SHIPPING: NL > €50 | INTERNATIONAL > €100

The Alpaca Blog

Learning About Alpacas: The Most Sustainable Livestock on the Planet?

Learning About Alpacas: The Most Sustainable Livestock on the Planet?

I believe that transparency is key and have wanted for a while to give you a clear overview of what we ourselves here at Inkari implement every day to create a more sustainable world. During the 'Creating Water'-project I came across companies using marketing-related greenwashing (= misleading claims on the environmental benefits of diverse facets of a company). I want to educate our customers on all the real benefits of Alpaca Wool and...

Read more

'Refresh' your alpaca - How To Clean Your Own Inkari Alpaca

'Refresh' your alpaca - How To Clean Your Own Inkari Alpaca

On Sunday morning I always wake up early, run a few kilometers towards the beach, take a quick dip in the cold North Sea to really wake every inch of my body, head on back to my place to cook some healthy porridge (with Peruvian chia) and set myself a fresh pot of coffee before I think over my plans for the day. I take good care of my body,...

Read more

Alpaca Top 10 - Differences Between Alpacas and Llamas

Alpaca Top 10 - Differences Between Alpacas and Llamas

Today, llamas have a bigger reputation than alpacas and the two are quite commonly confused. But don’t worry, we have everything lined up to make sure you never mix these two up again! At first, alpacas may seem very similar to their camelid cousins the llamas, but there is a variety of differences between them. We can name at least 10 differences between the llamas vs alpacas:  1. Ears: an alpaca has straight,...

Read more

5 Reasons Why Alpaca Wool Is The 'Gold Of The Andes'

5 Reasons Why Alpaca Wool Is The 'Gold Of The Andes'

Known for its incredibly delicate and practical features... ....alpaca wool has been used throughout civilizations in the Andes for over 5,000 years. Treated as one of the most exclusive and special fibers in the world, Peruvians and international cultures have deemed the wool to be very precious. Naturally occurring in the Andean Highlands exclusively; combining extreme altitudes with incredible differences in temperature is what an alpaca needs to withstand on...

Read more

What are you looking for?

Your cart