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Valley Yarns Greenwich

Valley Yarns Greenwich is a special limited edition yarn. This 100% wool is a lofty two ply yarn that will work up into a warm fabric. Think garments, accessories, and more. The colors are beautiful and would look wonderful combined together. Once Valley Yarns Greenwich sells out, it's gone. Made in Italy.

Content:
100% Wool
Weight/Yardage:
50g/109yds
Gauge:
4-4.5 sts = 1" on US 7
Knitting Weight:
Worsted
$0.00 ball
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Valley YarnsGreenwich
 
3.9

(based on 19 reviews)

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    (7)

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    (6)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (4)

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74%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

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          • No (5)

        Most Liked Positive Review

         

        The Colors ARE Beautiful

        Because this lovely wool must be hand-washed, it is best used for adult projects. I've used it for scarves and hats and it's worked up beautifully. The colors are just as they appear...Read complete review

        Because this lovely wool must be hand-washed, it is best used for adult projects. I've used it for scarves and hats and it's worked up beautifully. The colors are just as they appear on your monitor - so no need to worry that you'll picture one product and get another. I've used this yarn in several colors over the past year and have been happy with the outcome each time.

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        Most Liked Negative Review

         

        Eh.

        I have to say I'm disappointed with this yarn. Yeah, sure, it's got a great price point. It's also got vegetable matter in it. Sure, the color is great, but the...Read complete review

        I have to say I'm disappointed with this yarn. Yeah, sure, it's got a great price point. It's also got vegetable matter in it. Sure, the color is great, but the hand is rather coarse, and it lacks the springiness of a GOOD wool yarn. That lack of springiness makes it harder to knit with. I'm glad this yarn is gone when this lot is gone, because I will definitely never buy more of it. It's a chore to work with, and the feel is comparable to something like Red Heart Super Savers. If I spend even this much on yarn, I expect more.

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        5.0

        GREAT SERVICE!!

        By Liza

        from Buffalo NY

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • First Time Using Webs

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Valley Yarns Greenwich:

            Product is for a sweater

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            4.0

            Nice yarn

            By Chef2die4

            from Ohio

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            Pros

            • Good stitch definition
            • Nice Twist

            Cons

            • Felts By Looking At It

            Best Uses

            • Felting
            • Not Next To Skin
            • Outerwear
            • Sweaters

            Comments about Valley Yarns Greenwich:

            I used this held double on size US 11 needles for a cabled cardigan. Stitch definition is great. Gauge was very even. Color was uniform. Fairly soft, and softened drastically more after washing.

            On the down side, it broke easily, and felted if I even looked at it roughly. It was a little delicate for what I was doing with it.

            I have a couple balls left; I think they will make a terrific scarf. I look forward to making it.

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            • No

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            4.0

            Great yarn!

            By Lani

            from South Korea

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Beautiful colors
            • Glides On The Hook
            • Great stitch definition
            • Light not heavy

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Valley Yarns Greenwich:

                I ordered 24 skeins for a blanket. It is working up beautifully. The stitches just pop and it won't be massively heavy when completed. The colors are not "flat" colors but rather have great depth.Certainly a yarn I will use again!

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                • No

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                2.0

                Eh.

                By Kali Blaze

                from Philadelphia PA

                Pros

                • cheap
                • Good colors

                Cons

                • Not Soft
                • Not Springy

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Valley Yarns Greenwich:

                  I have to say I'm disappointed with this yarn. Yeah, sure, it's got a great price point. It's also got vegetable matter in it. Sure, the color is great, but the hand is rather coarse, and it lacks the springiness of a GOOD wool yarn. That lack of springiness makes it harder to knit with. I'm glad this yarn is gone when this lot is gone, because I will definitely never buy more of it. It's a chore to work with, and the feel is comparable to something like Red Heart Super Savers. If I spend even this much on yarn, I expect more.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

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                  4.0

                  I would buy this product again and again

                  By Alva

                  from Enfield, CT

                  Verified Buyer

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                        Comments about Valley Yarns Greenwich:

                        I am using this yarn to make a cardigan for my daughter and it is working up beautifully.

                        Service and delivery comments:

                        I always am pleased with the delivery and condition of the products I order from Webs. The delivery was prompt as always and I love the yarn.

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                        • No

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                        4.0

                        Felts beautifully

                        By CatherineS

                        from western NY state

                        Comments about Valley Yarns Greenwich:

                        I was looking for a very economical yarn to use for a felting project, and this yarn worked great for that. My project didn't require any knitting with the yarn, so I can't speak to that.

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                        3.0

                        Ok for the price. Eggplant color was off

                        By Mia

                        from Salt Lake City, UT

                        Pros

                        • Economical

                        Cons

                        • color not as pictured
                        • Color was off

                        Best Uses

                        • Accesories

                        Comments about Valley Yarns Greenwich:

                        I have mixed thoughts on this yarn. Overall, it seems like a good yarn for the price and I would consider buying it again for the right project, but it's not really anything special. It's not super soft, but would be okay for a hat or a scarf. It also doesn't have much stretch to it either.

                        My biggest beef is that the eggplant color I ordered looks nothing like what is pictured. It's much more of a navy blue with very little purple compared to the dusty, dark purple that is pictured. Cest la vie.

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                        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        The Colors ARE Beautiful

                        By Sally B

                        from Greensboro, NC

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Forgiving
                        • Soft
                        • Warm

                        Cons

                        • Hand-wash only

                        Best Uses

                        • Adult Sweaters
                        • Hats
                        • Scarf

                        Comments about Valley Yarns Greenwich:

                        Because this lovely wool must be hand-washed, it is best used for adult projects. I've used it for scarves and hats and it's worked up beautifully. The colors are just as they appear on your monitor - so no need to worry that you'll picture one product and get another. I've used this yarn in several colors over the past year and have been happy with the outcome each time.

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                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Knits up beautifully!

                        By Purple Girl

                        from San Francisco, CA

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Beautiful colors
                        • Knits Quickly
                        • Soft hand

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about Valley Yarns Greenwich:

                            I've used this yarn twice already and love it. The colors are gorgeous - a little different. It knits up quickly and has a very soft hand so it's perfect for scarves as well as sweaters. I'm thinking about going back for more!

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                            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            4.0

                            Great Value

                            By Aliencpa

                            from Cary, NC

                            Verified Buyer

                            Comments about Valley Yarns Greenwich:

                            At $2.99 per skein this yarn is a great value. Since it is 2ply it won't pill as easily. I needed a good value since I had to purchase 85 skeins for my king size blanket project.

                            Service and delivery comments:

                            Webs was very helpful when I called them to describe the beige color. We compared color charts of other Valley Yarns I had to get an accurate description of what to expect with this color and they were right on. Excellent customer service

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