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Valley Yarns Goshen

We fell in love with this yarn at first sight. Valley Yarns Goshen is very soft! The Modal® and silk not only add a slight sheen, but also durablity. Garments will not pill and will stand the test of time. Made in Peru.

Click here to check out our Caeles tank top knitalong, knit in Valley Yarns Goshen.

 

 

Content:
48% Peruvian Cotton/46% Modal/6% Silk
Care:
Hand Wash
Weight/Yardage:
50g/92yds
Gauge:
4.5 sts = 1" on US 8
Knitting Weight:
Worsted
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Valley YarnsGoshen
 
4.6

(based on 165 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (112)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (48)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Soft (133)
  • Nice texture (132)
  • Good weight (125)
  • Knits quickly (103)
  • Dyed evenly (91)

Cons

  • Unravels (17)
  • Stretches (5)
  • Snags (3)

Best Uses

  • Sweaters (102)
  • Scarves (50)
  • Hats (32)
  • Gloves (12)
  • Shawls (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (104), Artist (27), Parent (21), Collector (9), Novice (6)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (127), Yes (16)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Love this yarn

I just finished a sweater for my daughter in law and a dress for my youngest granddaughter. What a delightful yarn to work with. Feels great in the hand and knits up beautifully....Read complete review

I just finished a sweater for my daughter in law and a dress for my youngest granddaughter. What a delightful yarn to work with. Feels great in the hand and knits up beautifully. Love the light sheen the yarn gives to fabrics. Have now used 15+ balls of this yarn and have found not 1 knot in the skein. This is becoming my new favorite yarn. Hope it's not discontinued and that they add more colors.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Mixed Feelings

Found it difficult to use. Slippery and quite slick, very difficult to maintain even tension on straight single points at recommended size. Size 8 was sloppy and irregular; size 7 achieved 4.5 sts...Read complete review

Found it difficult to use. Slippery and quite slick, very difficult to maintain even tension on straight single points at recommended size. Size 8 was sloppy and irregular; size 7 achieved 4.5 sts to inch, but still rather sloppy. My only resolution was to knit circularly using SIZE 6 wood tip needle to help control tension and achieve a more balanced fabric swatch with a gauge of about 5 sts and 6 rows to the inch. Highly recommend using smaller needles than size 8 recommended to achieve a better hand in the fabric.

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5.0

Love GOSHEN

By Mtoots

from Texas

About Me Parent

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Good Weight
  • Knits Quickly
  • Nice Texture
  • Soft

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Sweaters

    Comments about Valley Yarns Goshen:

    Perfect yarn for our Texas climate!!!

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

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    5.0

    Lovely to work with

    By Grandma the knitter

    from Efrat, Israel

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Dyed Evenly
    • Good Weight
    • Knits Quickly
    • Machine Washable
    • Nice Texture
    • Soft

    Cons

    • Stretches

    Best Uses

    • Sweaters

    Comments about Valley Yarns Goshen:

    Have made a few sweater out of this yarn. It's easy to work with, Feels good in the hand and I Love the colors.

    Only con is that it does have a tendency to grow a bit, not a big deal though

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

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    4.0

    A Pleasure to Work With

    By Mrs. H

    from Boston, MA

    About Me Granny

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Dyed Evenly
    • Good Weight
    • Knits Quickly
    • Nice Texture
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Sweaters

      Comments about Valley Yarns Goshen:

      Used it for a baby sweater...it turned out beautifully, and the slight sheen is a nice extra.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

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      5.0

      This yarn is a gem for baby/kids sweaters

      By Ciocia K

      from Greater Boston, MA

      About Me Enthusiast, Parent

      Pros

      • Does Not Pill
      • Dyed Evenly
      • Easy To Fix
      • Good Weight
      • Knits Quickly
      • Machine Washable
      • Nice Texture

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Sweaters

        Comments about Valley Yarns Goshen:

        To granma who posted most recently: knit a swatch and toss it in your washer, cool to warm then tumble dry warm. You may be pleasantly surprised! I machine wash and tumble dry this yarn all the time, with good results, no shrinkage and no pilling. Best if turned inside out and washed in a lingerie bag.

        Have knit many sweaters for babies and toddlers of this yarn, substituting it for suggested yarns in many patterns, incl Sublime, Louisa Harding, Bliss;
        Often use at gauge of 5 sts per inch, like the feel and stability of the fabric better; also allows wider choice of patterns.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        5.0

        Great cotton yarn!

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        By erindesbois

        from Astoria, NY

        About Me Enthusiast, Likes challenges, Serious Knitter

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Dyed Evenly
        • Good Weight
        • Knits Quickly
        • Nice Sheen
        • Nice Texture
        • Not Sticky
        • Soft

        Cons

        • Doesn't Have Much Give
        • Hard To Hide Ends

        Best Uses

        • Shawls
        • Sweaters

        Comments about Valley Yarns Goshen:

        This is an excellent cotton yarn. Because it's Peruvian, it's super soft and silky and has a lovely sheen, and the addition of silk and modal makes it even more so. I'm making a sweater with this and keep pausing to stroke the fabric.
        Of course, because it's so silky, the ends like to pop out, so make sure you give yourself plenty of extra length on the tails. Also, an inescapable quality of cotton is that it doesn't have the same give that wool does, so my wrists get tired out more quickly than when working with wool.
        In conclusion: if you need to work with cotton, this is a great choice.

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        • No

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        5.0

        PRETTY YARN

        By PAM THE TRUCKER

        from COLE CAMP, MO

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Good Weight
        • Nice Texture
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Valley Yarns Goshen:

            I HAVEN'T ACTUALLY USED THIS YET, BUT IT IS VERY SOFT AND PRETTY

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            5.0

            I love knitting with yarn and find the colors very lush.

            By Granny

            from Lancaster, PA

            About Me Enthusiast, Senior Long Time Knitter

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Dyed Evenly
            • Knits Quickly
            • Nice Texture
            • Soft

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Hats
              • Scarves
              • Sweaters

              Comments about Valley Yarns Goshen:

              I'm using this product to knit a cardigan for a granddaughter who is twelve. The yarn knits,very evenly and the lace pattern in the bodice of the cardigan is very easy to see and thus to knit with this yarn. I do wish it were machine washable and dry able but am glad it can be hand washed at least.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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              5.0

              Perfect for my Project

              By Jan E.

              from central Texas

              About Me Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Dyed Evenly
              • Good Weight
              • Knits Quickly
              • Nice Texture
              • Soft

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Valley Yarns Goshen:

                  My granddaughter needed a "Meg" shawl for a school play of "Little Women." So, durability from the cotton seemed wise, and the soft drapability of the modal was just right. I was very happy with the finished knit.

                  Service and delivery comments:

                  Delivery was prompt and there were no problems with my order.

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                  5.0

                  Goshen Yarn is awesome

                  By Joanie

                  from Hammondsport, NY

                  About Me Artist, Enthusiast, Parent

                  Pros

                  • Dyed Evenly
                  • Great Stitch Definition
                  • Nice Texture
                  • Soft

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Sweaters

                    Comments about Valley Yarns Goshen:

                    This yarn is just lovely. I can't wear wool so am always looking for an alternative. Goshen works up smoothly and easily. I will purchase it again and again. I wish it came in larger quantities per skein.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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                    5.0

                    Valley's Goshen" is Great

                    By CJG

                    from East Haddam, CT

                    About Me Avid Aran Isle Knitter

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Dyed Evenly
                    • Good Weight
                    • Great Stitch Definition
                    • Knits Quickly
                    • Nice Texture
                    • Soft
                    • Wears Well No Pilling

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Aran Isle Shawlsthrows

                      Comments about Valley Yarns Goshen:

                      The only problem would be for people who do not knit precisely....the yarn is not tightly twisted and can easily be separated by the needle if you are not careful.

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