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Plymouth Yarn Select Worsted Merino Superwash

Plymouth Select Worsted Merino Superwash is a soft superwash merino in a worsted weight. It's perfect for projects for the entire family with a great range of colors. It's also an economical choice with 218 yards on each skein!  Made in Peru.

Content:
100% Superwash Fine Merino Wool
Care:
Machine Wash Gentle Cold, Dry Flat
Weight/Yardage:
100g/218yd
Gauge:
5 sts = 1" on US 7
Knitting Weight:
Worsted
$14.99 hank Discountable
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Plymouth YarnSelect Worsted Merino Superwash
 
4.5

(based on 35 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (22)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (9)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Nice texture (31)
  • Good weight (28)
  • Dyed evenly (27)
  • Soft (27)
  • Machine washable (26)

Cons

  • Unravels (4)

Best Uses

  • Hats (21)
  • Sweaters (20)
  • Scarves (19)
  • Gloves (9)
  • Socks (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (21), Parent (7), Artist (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (25), Yes (7)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

soft, beautiful colors

I'm using this for some scarves and hats for the family. It is very soft and the colors are absolutely beautiful. It's also easy to work with, I had no problems with splitting....Read complete review

I'm using this for some scarves and hats for the family. It is very soft and the colors are absolutely beautiful. It's also easy to work with, I had no problems with splitting. Will definitely use for future projects.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Easy to knit

I'm knitting my son a school jumper with this yarn. It's absolutely fine for this purpose; although I had envisaged something more 'wooly'. But this is superwash, and I suspect that might...Read complete review

I'm knitting my son a school jumper with this yarn. It's absolutely fine for this purpose; although I had envisaged something more 'wooly'. But this is superwash, and I suspect that might be the compromise one has to make with such yarns. Anyway, it knits quickly and fairly easily. Minor issues I have with it (and this might be due to my relative inexperience as a knitter) is that it splits fairly easily if I'm not paying attention to my knitting. The other thing is that it's incredibly dull to knit (I prefer more interesting yarns and colours; this is navy blue, pretty boring). Overall though it's pretty much spot on for a school jumper. It's yet to undergo a wear/wash test, so we'll see.

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5.0

Great for crochet and afghans!

By Debbie

from atlanta

About Me Enthusiast

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Dyed Evenly
  • Good Weight
  • Nice Texture
  • Soft

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Gloves
    • Hats
    • Scarves
    • Sweaters

    Comments about Plymouth Yarn Select Worsted Merino Superwash:

    Loved this for a crochet afghan

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    Comment on this review

     
    5.0

    Lovley to Knit With!

    By joames

    from Iowa

    About Me Enthusiast

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Dyed Evenly
    • Easy To Fix
    • Good Weight
    • Hides Mistakes
    • Knits Quickly
    • Machine Washable
    • Nice Texture
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Hats

      Comments about Plymouth Yarn Select Worsted Merino Superwash:

      I used this yarn to make a hat for my grandson. The color choices and ability to machine wash made it the perfect pick for a little boy. It's soft but rugged enough to stand up to lots of outdoor play. I will be using it again!

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      • No

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      5.0

      Love this yarn - would purchase again

      By Grammie

      from Kensington, NH

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Dyed Evenly
      • Good Weight
      • Great Stitch Definition
      • Nice Texture

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Granddaughters' Outfits
        • Hats
        • Sweaters

        Comments about Plymouth Yarn Select Worsted Merino Superwash:

        This yarn works perfectly for children's sweaters, vests, even knit skirts and dresses.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes

        Comment on this review

         
        5.0

        Beautiful yarn

        By skm3

        from Austin, TX

        About Me Novice

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Scarves

          Comments about Plymouth Yarn Select Worsted Merino Superwash:

          This yarn is soft and is so easy to knit with. I would highly recommend it!

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          • No

          Comment on this review

           
          5.0

          Plymouth worsted super wash

          By skm3

          from Austin, TX

          About Me Novice

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Dyed Evenly
          • Easy To Fix
          • Good Weight
          • Hides Mistakes
          • Knits Quickly
          • Machine Washable
          • Nice Texture
          • Soft

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Scarves

            Comments about Plymouth Yarn Select Worsted Merino Superwash:

            Beautiful yarn. Easy to work with and so soft!

            Service and delivery comments:

            Speedy delivery! Perfect condition.

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            • No

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            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Good feel

            By Texas Crocheter

            from Austin, TX

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Dyed Evenly
            • Easy To Fix
            • Good Weight
            • Nice Texture

            Cons

            • Splits
            • Twists Up

            Best Uses

            • Blankets
            • Hats
            • Scarves

            Comments about Plymouth Yarn Select Worsted Merino Superwash:

            I like this yarn quite a bit but it does have its challenges. As far as merino goes, you can't beat the quality and texture for the price. I really like how this yarn feels when it's been worked up - soft and springy. The colors are also bright and clear with no variation within the dye lot.

            It does tend to twist up quite a bit and it splits but not terribly. I would recommend this to anyone who was looking for a mid to upper quality wool that wasn't going to kill their budget.

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            • No

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            4.0

            PLYMOUTH WORSTED MERINO SUPERWASH

            By Quiba

            from Denver, CO

            About Me Long time knitter, Parent

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Fix
            • Good Weight
            • I Like To Knit With This
            • Knits Quickly
            • Machine Washable
            • Soft
            • Sometimes Unravels A Bit

            Cons

            • Minor Unraveling
            • Unravels

            Best Uses

            • Baby blankets
            • Baby Hats
            • Baby sweaters
            • Scarves
            • Sweaters

            Comments about Plymouth Yarn Select Worsted Merino Superwash:

            I have been using this product for afghans, baby items and scarves and love the colors and ease of working with it. Washable!!! Soft!!!

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            • No

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            5.0

            I love this super soft wool

            By Wolff

            from stamford, ct

            About Me Enthusiast, Parent

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Doesn't split
            • Dyed Evenly
            • Easy To Fix
            • Good Weight
            • Hides Mistakes
            • Knits Quickly
            • Machine Washable
            • Nice Texture
            • Soft

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Blankets
              • Hats
              • Scarves
              • Sweaters

              Comments about Plymouth Yarn Select Worsted Merino Superwash:

              I love working with this yarn. This is my fourth blanket using it.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes

              Comment on this review

               
              5.0

              Love this yarn

              By Willi knitty

              from Eastern Panhandle, WV

              About Me Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Gloves
                • Hats
                • Scarves
                • Sweaters

                Comments about Plymouth Yarn Select Worsted Merino Superwash:

                I used this yarn to knit a helmet liner for my son. I was very happy with the way it turned out. I wanted something very soft because the helmet liner/hat would partially cover his face. He needed it to be 100% wool for fire safety. This merino wool yarn was perfect - very soft, 100% wool and easy to care for!

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                • No

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                5.0

                Good quality SUPERWASH merino

                By Laura F.

                from Hamden, CT

                About Me Parent

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Dyed Evenly
                • Good Weight
                • Machine Washable
                • Nice Texture

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Hats
                  • Sweaters

                  Comments about Plymouth Yarn Select Worsted Merino Superwash:

                  Seems to be a good quality--evenly dyed, even weight, and smooth. I just started the project (a men's jacket).

                  Service and delivery comments:

                  I liked that WEBS kept their word to send the wool on time when they had it in stock.

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                  • No

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