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    Kertzer Tiara

    Kertzer Tiara is a fun worsted weight yarn with added sparkle to make your projects shine. There are beautiful colors to chose from and it's even machine washable for easy care. Made in Italy.

    This yarn is available ONLINE ONLY.

    Content:
    72% Wool/27% Nylon/1% Polyester
    Care:
    Machine Wash
    Weight/Yardage:
    50g/90yds
    Gauge:
    4.5 sts = 1" on US 8
    Knitting Weight:
    Worsted
    $6.88 ball $3.39 ball
    SORRY, THIS ITEM IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE
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    KertzerTiara
     
    4.0

    (based on 8 reviews)

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    88%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

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        5.0

        Good texture

        By knotted up

        from midwest

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Kertzer Tiara:

        Used this for an open front vest. Simple knit so texture is important. Not hard to use in simple knit.

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        4.0

        Sparkling Choice

        By Vipergirl

        from Katonah, NY

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Variegated Colorway

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Sweaters
          • Vest

          Comments about Kertzer Tiara:

          I'm using this yarn to make a vest as shown in the Knit 'n Style magazine in the green. I was surprised when the yarn arrived because there is more sparkle than I expected from looking at the pictures online. However, it's definitely something you can wear during the day and the unexpected pop of metallic makes it distinctive. The yarn is processed in Italy so I trusted that it would be excellent and it is. So far the yarn is working up very nicely. It feels a bit scratchy but once it's washed an blocked (as I found from doing the gauge swatch) it softens and feels good against the skin. I'm very excited to complete this project.

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          4.0

          Love it!

          By missusweasley

          from MA

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          Verified Buyer

          Comments about Kertzer Tiara:

          Love the subtle color changes. Great not-too-in-your-face accent yarn.

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          4.0

          Softer than I expected

          By Princess Palindrome

          from Medford, MA

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          Pros

          • Colorful
          • Soft

          Cons

          • Splits
          • Twists

          Best Uses

          • Blankets
          • Hats
          • Scarves

          Comments about Kertzer Tiara:

          I am knitting a lap blanket with this yarn and I am very pleased with how it's turning out. The color is bright and beautiful and the color changes keep it interesting, the amount sparkle is just right - not so much that it's gaudy, and not so little that it's unnoticeable - and it's significantly softer than I expected a sparkly yarn to be. Also it holds up well to frogging (says the knitter who is careless about pattern instructions). I notice that it does tend to split if I'm not careful, and it twists.

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          5.0

          This is a beautiful high quality yarn

          By Luv2Knit

          from Torrance, CA

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Excellent price
          • Glamorous
          • Very high quality
          • Works up beautifully

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Kertzer Tiara:

              This is a very pretty light glittery yarn that makes a gorgeous scarf that is soft but warm. It would make a lovely eye-catching sweater, too.

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              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Nice Project Yarn

              By Selah's Mom

              from Ft Lauderdale, FL

              Pros

              • Attractive pattern
              • Durable
              • Nice shine

              Cons

              • runs out quickly
              • Snags a bit

              Best Uses

              • Bags
              • Hats
              • Sweaters

              Comments about Kertzer Tiara:

              I bought three balls to work on a project. It turned out fabulous but I ran out before I could finish and now it seems that Webs no longer carries this item. Please bring Kertzer Tiara in Emerald back:) The draw backs to this yarn is that it snags a little but if you have patience the finished project is worth it.

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              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              SPARKLES!

              By Jamie

              from wausau, WI

              Pros

              • Nice Texture
              • Not pilly
              • vibrant color

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Accessories
                • Cowl
                • Hats
                • Scarf

                Comments about Kertzer Tiara:

                I made a hooded cowl with the Onyx colored skeins I ordered - finished product is colorful and sparkly, but not so sparkly that it's rough or uncomfortable against bare skin. easy to knit with, the color changes kept me very interested in my project. will definitely buy more when they replenish stock of this item.

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                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                1.0

                Don't judge a book by it's photo!

                By Trish

                from Royal Oaks, CA

                Pros

                • Nice texture with glitz

                Cons

                • Lacks the color contrast
                • My yarn is much darker

                Best Uses

                • Cowl

                Comments about Kertzer Tiara:

                I chose this yarn for the contrast between the orange and ruby portions in the photographed skein. My 3 skeins are dark ruby red with faded ruby red. I feel the photo was misleading

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