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4.9

Frog Tree Alpaca Sport

A new addition to our selection of Frog Tree products, we are absolutely thrilled to be carrying this yarn. It is incredibly soft and luxurious with a fantastic color pallete. Frog Tree Alpaca Sport is great for garments, scarves, shawls. Frog Tree Yarns are made by a Non Profit Co-op that works to supply meaningful and continuous work to various artisans.

Content:
100% Alpaca
Care:
Hand Wash
Weight/Yardage:
50g/130yd
Gauge:
6-7 sts = 1" on US 2-5
Knitting Weight:
Sport
$7.20 ball Discountable
  • 511 In Stock 10 balls $7.20
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  • 25 In Stock 1 ball $7.20
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Frog TreeAlpaca Sport
 
4.9

(based on 11 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Dyed evenly (9)
  • Good weight (9)
  • Soft (8)
  • Nice texture (6)
  • Knits quickly (5)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Hats (6)
    • Gloves (5)
    • Scarves (5)
    • Sweaters (5)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (7)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (7), Yes (3)

    Reviewed by 11 customers

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    5.0

    Alpaca Sport

    By Buster

    from Eugene

    About Me Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Beautiful
    • Beautiful And Very Soft
    • Dyed Evenly
    • Good Weight
    • Knits Quickly
    • Nice Texture
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Afghan

      Comments about Frog Tree Alpaca Sport:

      Rich colors, great hand

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

      Comment on this review

       
      5.0

      Very nice and soft yarn

      By Orchid

      from Minneapolis, Minnesota

      About Me Artist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Dyed Evenly
      • Good Weight
      • Nice Texture
      • Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Gloves
        • Hats
        • Scarves

        Comments about Frog Tree Alpaca Sport:

        I made a pair of mittens and hat for my niece, she loves it!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes

        Comment on this review

         
        5.0

        Great stuff!

        By mar

        from coon rapids minnesota

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Frog Tree Alpaca Sport:

              I did a hat, worked well, nice halo. I hope it gets hand washed :p

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes

              Comment on this review

               
              5.0

              alpaca sport

              By olorio

              from san rafael, CA

              About Me Enthusiast, Novice, Parent

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Dyed Evenly
              • Good Weight
              • Hides Mistakes
              • Knits Quickly

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Hats
                • Sweaters

                Comments about Frog Tree Alpaca Sport:

                beautiful

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                Comment on this review

                 
                4.0

                Really like knitting with this yarn!

                By Yarnlady525

                from Port Huron, Mi

                About Me Enthusiast

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Dyed Evenly
                • Good Weight
                • Soft

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Gloves
                  • Hats

                  Comments about Frog Tree Alpaca Sport:

                  Bought this yarn to make hats for my daughter and her boyfriend. It was very nice to work with and super soft.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

                  Comment on this review

                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Luxurious Fair Trade yarn

                  By Rhonda

                  from Edmonton AB

                  About Me Artist, Enthusiast

                  See all my reviews

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Dyed Evenly
                  • Good Weight
                  • Nice Texture
                  • Soft

                  Cons

                  • Sheds

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Frog Tree Alpaca Sport:

                    I used this yarn to weave a houndstooth scarf. It is soft and beautiful. Very reasonably priced for this quality.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    Comment on this review

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Alpaca Sport...love it!

                    By pat

                    from michigan

                    About Me Enthusiast

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Dyed Evenly
                    • Good Weight
                    • Nice Texture
                    • Soft

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Felting
                      • Gloves
                      • Hats
                      • I Make Sweaters
                      • Scarves
                      • Socks
                      • Sweaters

                      Comments about Frog Tree Alpaca Sport:

                      I use this yarn for a FrogTree pullover sweater that I absolutely love!!
                      It's the Origami pullover. I tweak it a bit by making the pattern longer.
                      It's a classic!

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

                      Comment on this review

                      (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      my favorite alpaca yarn

                      By epd

                      from Belmont MA

                      About Me Enthusiast

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

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

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Felting
                        • Gloves
                        • Hats
                        • Scarves
                        • Sweaters

                        Comments about Frog Tree Alpaca Sport:

                        I bought several brands of alpaca yarn this spring to work on hats and prefer Frog Tree--a great yarn! I ended up knitting a twisted rib stitch on the purl side, which had the potential to be a splitting nightmare but the Frog Tree stayed intact--no splitting. There were what looked like a few spit splices in the skeins but no knots and it was easy to splice the yarn when I needed to. There were no rough hairs or organic materialin the yarn and I liked the colors, though I still haven't found the true red I need for one project--the Frog Tree reds tend to skew towards orange. This is my new favorite yarn and I will be using it for all the sport-weight projects I can.

                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No

                        Comment on this review

                         
                        5.0

                        love this yarn

                        By ep

                        from Boston MA

                        About Me Enthusiast, Parent

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

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

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Gloves
                          • Hats
                          • Scarves
                          • Sweaters

                          Comments about Frog Tree Alpaca Sport:

                          Knitting hats and making design decisions as I went along, I ended up knitting a stocking cap in twisted rib and twisting the purl stitches (not great planning on my part). The Frog Tree alpaca didn't split at all when knit in this rather extreme condition. I love the yarn--soft, strong, nice stitch definition.

                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No

                          Comment on this review

                          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          Love knitting with this yarn!

                          By Sharon

                          from San Juan Capistrano, CA

                          Pros

                          • Dyed Evenly
                          • Good Weight
                          • Knits Quickly
                          • Soft

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Scarves
                            • Sweaters

                            Comments about Frog Tree Alpaca Sport:

                            I knitted the FT Origami pullover and will knit a second one for gift! Love this yarn and beautiful colors. It is so soft....

                            • Was this a gift?:
                            • No

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