Alpaca yarn is less scaly than sheep wool, making it less prickly, and it does not contain lanolin, which is the cause of many wool allergies. The soft alpaca wool is non-flammable and hypoallergenic.

Please contact us on +44 (0)1621 730 846 or email: if you would like to purchase any of our products.


1. Pure Luxury Alpaca Wool – £6 per ball

Product Details:  The Big Scary Bear are delighted to offer yarn, which has been grown, sheared, and manufactured in the UK from their herd of alpacas at Bramble Cottage. Double Knit Yarn, 50g , 100m (approx).

Available in 6 colours: Ink, Seafoam, Grey, Linen, Cinnamon Grass & Teaberry


2. Big Scary Knitting Kits – £25

Product Details: Albert the Alpaca is a new knitting technique for intermediate knitters. Albert is approximately 33cm or 13″ tall, from his ears to the tips of his toes.

The kit contains: Knitting Pattern,  Cream Ball of 100% Alpaca DK yarn, Toy Stuffing, and a 3 mm circular knitting needle (using the magic loop method).


3. Albert the Alpaca Hand Knitted Toy (pure alpaca)  – £20

Product Details: Albert is soft and squidgy, and very lovable. Albert has been handknitted using 100% alpaca yarn. Albert is approximately 33 cm or 13″ tall, from his ears to the tips of his toes.


Available in four colours: Grey (sold out), Cream, Dark Brown and Light Brown

To meet European Toy Safety Standards, our soft toys are labelled as ‘Not suitable for children under 3 years of age’ due to the choking risk of small parts on the soft toys. We have never had problems with these coming off, but as a responsible seller, we highlight the risks.


4. Big Scary Tote Bag – £8

Product Details: Large Jute Shopper with webbed rope handles 35 cm  wide x 39 cm height (excluding handles) x 14.5cm depth.


Delivery & Returns

  • Free delivery over £30 – Arrives within 1-2 working days
  •  £2.95 for all orders – Arrives within 1-2 working days
  •  £5.95 for next day delivery – Arrives within 1 working day
  • Free returns – 30 day no-quibble free returns