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The entries are in alphabetical order by magazine name and then in chronological sequence.
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xx   LLAMA
xx   WOOL

Spinning alpaca. A summary of fiber characteristics, methods of preparation and spinning techniques.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #113 Winter 1997-98 (v.29#1) pg. 45

Spinning llama. Fiber preparation, blending dyeing and spinning.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #115 Summer 1998 (v.29#3) pg. 43

Alpaca, a brief description of the fleece and how to prepare and spin it. Includes instructions for three sample swatches, (1) knitted in oblique crossed stitch, (2) knitted in stockinette stitch, (3) crocheted in double crochet and cluster stitches. Accompanying articles give instructions for making machine-knitted and handwoven scarves from handspun alpaca yarns.
SPIN-OFF Spring 1994 (v.18#1) pg. 42

Spinning alpaca for knitting. Emphasis is on Huacaya fiber, the woolier type of alpaca.
SPIN-OFF Summer 1999 (v.23#2) pg. 60

Working with alpaca. Fiber characteristics for spinning, dyeing, weaving and knitting with alpaca yarns. Includes instructions for knitting (by hand or machine) an allover leaf lace scarf.
THREADS #38 Dec 1991-Jan 1992 pg. 46