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Schoppel Wolle Zauberball

Schoppel Wolle Zauberball is a wonderfully colored yarn with long color repeats that fade into each other. You'll love the finished socks you get when knitting with Schoppel Wolle Zauberball. One ball will make a pair of socks with most patterns, but you want to be sure to check your pattern requirements to be sure you have enough yarn.  Made in Germany.

Content:
75% Virgin Wool/25% Nylon
Care:
Machine Wash Regular
Weight/Yardage:
100g/462yd
Gauge:
7.5 sts = 1" on US 0-2
Knitting Weight:
Sock
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Schoppel WolleZauberball
 
4.2

(based on 16 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Nice texture (10)
  • Good weight (9)
  • Knits quickly (9)
  • Dyed evenly (5)
  • Soft (5)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Scarves (10)
    • Socks (7)
    • Hats (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (8), Artist (4)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (10)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    What a fun yarn to knit!

    I've knitted both a scarf and a pair of socks with this yarn, and it is one of the most stimulating little skeins I've ever knitted in my life. The colors feel like Christmas...Read complete review

    I've knitted both a scarf and a pair of socks with this yarn, and it is one of the most stimulating little skeins I've ever knitted in my life. The colors feel like Christmas in July, you keep waiting for the next one to appear. In the scarf, as much as I like it, it is coarse for my skin and will not be a good match for eczema prone people. And, like the previous reviewer commented, it does pill a bit. Regardless, I happen to like real wool feeling, and like the texture of this particular yarn, the only thing to fix would be to make a bit more eczema friendly.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    fuzzy, multiple breaks

    While I love the color changes in this yarn, it is extremely fuzzy. I had to shave the socks after the first wear. While knitting the first pair of child size socksI came...Read complete review

    While I love the color changes in this yarn, it is extremely fuzzy. I had to shave the socks after the first wear. While knitting the first pair of child size socksI came across a break in the yarn which when the fixed it, the color sequence changed. I tried to knit a second pair out of the yarn but came across another break and a complete change in color sequence. Since when doing stripes I stress about them matching I only got one pair of child size socks out of them. I Will Not buy this yarn again.

    Reviewed by 16 customers

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    5.0

    Love Zauerball

    By Pit

    from Phoenix

    About Me Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Dyed Evenly
    • Good Weight
    • Nice Texture
    • Soft

    Cons

    • Twists Up

    Best Uses

    • Gloves
    • Hats
    • Scarves
    • Socks

    Comments about Schoppel Wolle Zauberball:

    I created a mitred block poncho using solid worsted weight green and purple yarn. It was amazing.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

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    4.0

    love it, would buy more

    By Jeanine V K

    from Eatonville, WA

    About Me Artist, Fiber Art Teacher, Wool dyer

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good Weight
    • Knits Quickly
    • Nice Texture

    Cons

    • Price Prohibitive

    Best Uses

    • Hats
    • Scarves

    Comments about Schoppel Wolle Zauberball:

    Because of the price I have used this beautifully dyed yarn for accessory pieces- hats, scarves, dramatic impact
    with a small investment.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    Comment on this review

     
    4.0

    Beautiful color

    By Yarn nut.

    from Coshocton, Ohio

    About Me Artist, Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Dyed Evenly
    • Good Weight
    • Hides Mistakes
    • Lacy Looking
    • Nice Texture
    • Soft

    Cons

    • Frizzed At One Place
    • Twists Up
    • When It Came Pink
    • Yarn Went Thin

    Best Uses

    • Scarves

    Comments about Schoppel Wolle Zauberball:

    I absolutely love the way the color flows, but half way through my project when it went to the pink the yarn was extremely thin and then a ways further it was fuzzy for about 2 inch's but got it to work in. This is a Christmas present I'm doing for my granddaughter and want it to be very nice. It is lacy looking and hangs very nice. I just hope where its thin it doesn't break.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes

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    5.0

    Fun ball of yarn

    By Ktbird

    from Simsbury, ct

    About Me Parent

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good Weight
    • Knits Quickly
    • Nice Texture

    Cons

    • Coarse

    Best Uses

    • Scarves

    Comments about Schoppel Wolle Zauberball:

    Knitting this up as a gift for a friend in the Hitchhiker pattern. Almost halfway through. Beautiful yarn, ombré dyed. Only complaint is that it is a bit rougher than I had hoped. Hopefully it will soften up after blocking. Stitch definition is great and it is easy on the hands for knitting.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

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    4.0

    Great yarn for socks!

    By The constant knitter

    from Newington, CT

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good Weight
    • Knits Quickly
    • Nice Texture
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Scarves
      • Socks

      Comments about Schoppel Wolle Zauberball:

      Great yarn for socks and scarves. The color combinations are great to work with.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      5.0

      The most unique yarn I have ever used!

      By Grammie B

      from Lenexa, KS

      About Me Enthusiast

      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 Schoppel Wolle Zauberball:

        I made an infinity scarf with this yarn. I loved it so much that I ordered several more skeins. Webs is excellent at order fulfillment. Their service exceeded my expectations.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes

        Comment on this review

         
        4.0

        Zauberball

        By Lynn

        from New Jersey

        About Me Enthusiast

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Knits Quickly
        • Machine Washable
        • Nice Texture

        Cons

        • Yarn Is Uneven

        Best Uses

        • Socks

        Comments about Schoppel Wolle Zauberball:

        Although I like working with the yarn, I find that it is not that easy to find same starting point in skein to create matching socks. I also found that the yarn varies greatly from thick to very fine and would prefer more consistency.

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        • No

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        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Color change with no effort.

        By Peggy S

        from Richmond, CA

        About Me Artist, Collector, Enthusiast

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Hats
          • Scarves
          • Socks

          Comments about Schoppel Wolle Zauberball:

          I used this yarn on a scarf. The slow color transitions really stepped up the overall appearance. I am extremely pleased with the finished garment. I used the Schoppel Lace on another project with equally satisfying results.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          Comment on this review

          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          LOve the slow striping!

          By Jodi

          from Crestwood, KY

          About Me Enthusiast, Parent

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Dyed Evenly
          • Knits Quickly
          • Nice Texture

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Scarves
            • Socks

            Comments about Schoppel Wolle Zauberball:

            Have bought this before and received lots of compliments-now making another wingspan for a friend with this yarn!

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great yarn for the WingSpan Shawl

            By DeborahDarling

            from Colorado

            See all my reviews

            Pros

            • Good Weight
            • Knits Quickly

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Scarves

              Comments about Schoppel Wolle Zauberball:

              This one of the best yarn choices for the Wingspan Shawl (pattern from Ravelry). The colors stripe in a perfect sequence. I've knit 3 as gifts and every recipient was DAZZLED by the beautiful colors. I'd definitely use this yarn again, but not for "direct skin contact". As others have mentioned, it's a bit rough for that, but it's great for "outerwear".

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              • No

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