Spring Closeouts now available!

Head over to our Spring Closeout category to checkout our newly listed closeouts. These items are slightly irregular and missing a stitch here or there but are 100% functional!

Boot Inserts now available in Medium, Large, and XL!


We are happy to announce that our boot inserts are now available in Medium, Large, and X-Large.

We've listened to your feedback and believe these inserts will become even more popular with the new size offerings!

NEAFP's office closed for vacation 3/11 to 3/18


We wanted to let everyone know that our office and mill will be closed for a week starting on March 11th, 2012. All orders placed during this time will be processed and shipped out starting March 19th. All customer support inquiries will also be answered on 3/19/2012.


All orders placed before 3/10 that meet their requirements will be shipped out before our mill and office close so plan accordingly!

We've also updated our F.A.Q. page so if you are having a support issue double check that!

Feb. 2012 NEAFP: Fiber Collections, Guides, and Product Improvement!


Head directly to the NEAFP Note: http://eepurl.com/i9WMj

This month's newsletter announces our upcoming Fiber Collections, the release of a new Fiber Collection Guide, and product improvement for 2012! Be sure to check it out and download our new Fiber Collection guide.


Head directly to the NEAFP Note: http://eepurl.com/i9WMj


Jan. 2012 NEAFP Note: New Mittens + Midwest Farms Save the Date!


We wanted to start off 2012 on the right foot with a brand new item, just in time for the frigid winter months!

We also will be running a fiber collection in Missouri this July, full details in the newsletter.

Read this month's NEAFP Note in it's entirety: http://eepurl.com/ij8qI


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Ribbed Knit Scarves are in stock!

Ribbed Knit Scarves are now back in stock and ready to ship today 1/10/2012!

Radar MASH Hats back in stock!

Our Radar MASH Hats are back in stock today, 12/29/2011 in Brown and Charcoal Grey. More colors will be arriving in the next couple of weeks. They are back in the product catalog and ready to ship, just in time for the cold winter months approaching!

New Product: Bouclé Lined Alpaca Mittens!




Just as the frigid air moves it's way across the United States, we are happy to announce the latest addition to our product catalog. Our new Bouclé Lined Alpaca Mittens are sure to be a hit. We have combined a thick outer shell knit from our soft U.S. alpaca yarn with an ultra-fine bouclé style acrylic lining. The combination will keep hands warm and comfortable in a wide range of temperatures. Limited manufacturing run, sold in 6 packs while inventory lasts.


Available at both Fiber and Wholesale pricing!

Holiday Shipping Schedule


It's the busiest time of year for everyone so we wanted to give a heads up on our current shipping time tables so you can plan accordingly when ordering.

Currently orders placed that meet their requirements are shipping in 1-2 days and our goal is to keep this pace through the upcoming holidays.

Here is a UPS Ground Time Table Map



Need your products for the holidays or an upcoming event? Let us know in "Customer Notes" at checkout and we will adjust shipping as needed.


Thanks again for another record breaking year. 2011 has proven to be the most exciting year to date for the U.S. alpaca fiber industry and we look forward to riding this wave of momentum right into 2012!

NEAFP's Mill & Office will be closed 12/24 through 12/27 and then again on 1/2/2012.

Boot Inserts back in!

The boot inserts have been activated and can be ordered. They are being cut today, Monday Dec. 5th, and will be ready to ship by this Wednesday. Get your orders in now and we will ship them as soon as possible! Thanks and Happy Holidays!

Thanksgiving Shipping Schedule


We just wanted to give everyone a heads up that NEAFP will be closed this Thursday and Friday, the 24th and 25th, for Thanksgiving.

Orders placed by 11am on Wednesday the 23rd that meet all their requirements will ship out that same day.

Thank you for your continued business and we hope you all have a safe and healthy Thanksgiving! We all have a tremendous amount to be thankful for!

Before the Storm Sale! Nov. 1st to 15th 2011


Sale has ended! Thank you all!

It's time to stock up in preparation for the winter storm's on the horizon! We are pleased to announce our latest sale:

Before the Storm Sale!
November 1st through November 15th, 2011

Free UPS Ground Shipping on All Order's over $350
+ 10% OFF the Following Products:
    - Classic Watch Cap - Dozen
    - Ribbed Knit Scarves - Dozen
    - Camouflage Masks - Dozen

Qualifying items are already discounted in the product catalog for both fiber price and wholesale customers! Free Shipping will automatically appear in your shopping cart when your order qualifies!

During this time period we experience an extremely high volume of orders so please consider this when placing orders needed for upcoming events. If you need your products by a certain date, let us know in the 'Customer Notes' section at checkout so we can plan our order queue and adjust shipping as needed.


UPS Ground Timeframe Map


During this busy season we are taking about 2 to 3 days to get orders that meet all their requirements out the door. Use the above map from UPS to help plan your ordering out for the winter months.

Thank you for making this another record setting year! We look forward to servicing your needs in this upcoming busy season storm!


11/12 and 11/13 - New England Coastal Classic - Worcester, MA

We will have our booth setup showcasing our newest products and providing information to new and existing customers. Chris will also be giving a seminar on the current state of the U.S. Alpaca Industry and how New England alpaca farms can position themselves to benefit from it.

Free DELIVERY to the Show, just place your order a few days in advance and let us know in the Customer Notes section you plan on picking it up!

NEAFP Note: Oct. 2011: Winter Weather Forecast and Fiber Collections


Here in New England the temperature and leaves are finally starting to fall. In this month's NEAFP Note newsletter we share the Farmer's Almanac Winter Forecast for the entire United States, as well as list out the upcoming fiber collections and how you can participate in them.


Head to this month's NEAFP Note now: http://eepurl.com/gvDRL

Sept. 2011: Improved Products, Poll Results, + Fiber Collections


This month's NEAFP Note is a big one (that's why it took until 2 days left in the month to send). We cover some major improvements on existing products, analyze last month's NEAFP Poll results, and list out all the upcoming fiber collections.


Head to the NEAFP Note: http://eepurl.com/f7CTf

Upcoming October/November Fiber Collections


Fall Show and Event season is just around the corner, here's a list of upcoming fiber collections. 

Save on Shipping and Handling both ways by having us deliver your order to any of these upcoming shows at no additional charge. Just let us know at checkout you plan on picking it up and at what event and we will deduct the shipping charges. Please place your orders at least 3 days before the start of the event so we can ensure they are packed and ready for you!


10/1 - The Big E Alpaca Show - Springfield, MA

Our booth is setup in the Fiber Nook area with all of our newest products on display. Shelley will be there all day on Saturday, 10/1 for the Alpaca Show to answer any questions as well as run a fiber collection. If you plan on dropping off fiber, give her a call @ 508 642 9313 to arrange a time to drop your fiber off at our trailer.

10/14 - 10/16 - Green Mountain Alpaca Show - Essex Junction, VT

NEAFP will be vending samples of our products at our booth, running a fiber collection, as well as giving a seminar on the current state of the U.S. Alpaca Fiber Industry and your potential role in it. Swing by our booth to coordinate a time to drop your fiber off at our trailer!

10/22 - 10/23 - Empire Alpaca Extravaganza 2011 - Syracuse, NY

Swing by our booth to get your eyes and hands on our newest products, purchase samples, and drop off fiber to save on Shipping and Handling.

11/11 - 11-13 - New England Alpaca Classic Show - Worcester, MA


As we confirm more shows we will be adding them to the list as well sending out an email blast to our NEAFP Note mailing lists.

NAFD Event? Here's our shipping schedule!


Have an upcoming event for National Alpaca Farm Day and want to carry quality alpaca products Made in USA from U.S. Grown Alpaca?

There is still plenty of time to stock up before next weekend, September 24th and 25th.

All orders that meet their requirements are shipping from our mill within 1 business day. Use this UPS Ground map to find out when the latest you can place your order and still receive it in time for NAFD.


UPS Service Maps


Let us know in the Customer Notes section at Checkout when you need your order by and we will make sure it gets to you by then!


Suggested Retail Pricing Added!


It seems that our Suggested Retail Pricing list went missing when we moved to the new site.

Thanks for the heads up, it is now available here: http://www.neafp.com/index.php?dispatch=pages.view&page_id=22

Hurricane Irene Shipping Time Tables!


As of today it looks like NEAFP is right in Hurricane Irene's path so we just wanted to make a quick note and let everyone know this could slow down our order fulfillment at the beginning of next week. The storm will be hitting us Sunday afternoon and extending through Monday, hopefully as a Tropical Storm or less but we are preparing for all possbilities. All orders placed by 10:30am Friday that meet their requirements will go out same day so if you have any time sensitive events coming up we encourage you to take advantage of this.

We hope all is well in your neck of the woods, if you and your alpaca's are in Irene's path we encourage you to check out these Farm Preparation guides:

North Carolina's Small Farm Prep Guide: Link

Marion County's Hurricane Prep Guide: Link (PDF)


We wish you and your farms the best!


Hurricane Irene

New Product: U.S. Alpaca Ski Hats!

We are happy to announce a brand new addition to our product offerings, the U.S. Alpaca Ski Hat! Handcrafted in the USA with US grown alpaca fiber, these hats are the perfect combination of style and function. The alpaca outershell is combined with a Polartec fleece lining, and the tassle and ties are hand braided, giving the hat a real nice quality finish. The hat is made in 5 different knit patterns and color combinations and sold in assorted 6 packs. Be sure to check them out in the product catalog!

Fiber Collection: 8/13 @ NEAOBA Meeting in CT


We are happy to announce we will be speaking and running a fiber collection at the upcoming NEAOBA meeting in CT this Saturday, 8/13 from 1 to 4pm.

Save on shipping by letting us haul your fiber back to our mill free of cost! We will also be delivering orders placed before Friday at 12pm. Just let us know at checkout and we will deduct the shipping charges.

Planning on bringing more than 100lbs? Drop us a quick email and let us know so we can plan on which size trailer to bring to the meeting!


Here are the details from NEAOBA:

Connecticut and Rhode Island's NEAOBA Member Potluck Picnic

Event Type: Open House

Instructors: Chris Riley, NEAFP

Location: New England Alpacas

Address: 14 Bethke Road

City: Killingworth

State: CT

Zip Code: 06419

Contact Person: Melissa Ferrara

Phone: 860-663-3482

Email: nealpacas@aol.com

Start Date: 08/13/2011

End Date: 08/13/2011

Description: Open House

Starting at 1:00, join in the summer fun of a NEAOBA sponsored potluck picnic and take this opportunity to socialize with all your fellow Connecticut and Rhode Island alpaca enthusiasts. Also, take this opporunity to drop off your fiber and learn all about the New England Alpaca Fiber Pool. RSVP's REQUESTED. - NEAOBA Website