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    Noro Silk Garden

    The luscious  texture of silk and mohair combine in Noro Silk Garden. This exquisite worsted weight yarn is hand dyed in Noro's signature glorious self striping color combinations, and knits up into a superbly draped fabric with warmth to spare. Luxurious and top quality, projects knit in Silk Garden are one of a kind. Made in Japan.

    Content:
    45% Silk/45% Kid Mohair/10% Lambs Wool
    Care:
    Hand Wash
    Weight/Yardage:
    50g/108yd
    Gauge:
    4.5-5 sts = 1" on US 7-8
    Knitting Weight:
    Worsted
    $11.95 skein Discountable
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    NoroSilk Garden
     
    4.5

    (based on 87 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (55)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (23)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (6)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (2)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (1)

    89%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Good weight (61)
    • Nice texture (58)
    • Knits quickly (54)
    • Soft (37)
    • Dyed evenly (22)

    Cons

    • Twists up (7)
    • Sheds (6)
    • Snags (6)
    • Coarse (5)

    Best Uses

    • Scarves (63)
    • Sweaters (51)
    • Hats (47)
    • Gloves (16)
    • Felting (7)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (60), Artist (23), Parent (14), Collector (10), Novice (5)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (74), Yes (10)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Noro Silk Garden

    Made a striped slouchy hat with 2 different skeins and it is very pretty when you do this. This is what they do in a lot of the sweater patterns from Noro too.

    Made a striped slouchy hat with 2 different skeins and it is very pretty when you do this. This is what they do in a lot of the sweater patterns from Noro too.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    It's ok

    The Upside: This yarn has some really beautiful colors and is super warm knitted up. The Noro Stripped Scarf I made (Raverly pattern) turned out lovely.

    The Downside: Both...Read complete review

    The Upside: This yarn has some really beautiful colors and is super warm knitted up. The Noro Stripped Scarf I made (Raverly pattern) turned out lovely.

    The Downside: Both skeins I used were full of sharp small organic material that needed to be picked out every few yards (I'm not exaggerating). Plus it's very coarse. Most people would probably find it unpleasant against bare skin.

    I decided I while I wouldn't recommend this yarn to a friend, I would use it again myself.

    Reviewed by 87 customers

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    4.0

    enjoy rustic nature of this yarn

    By mart the tart

    from eastern washington

    About Me Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Fix
    • Good Weight
    • Nice Texture
    • Webs Shipping Timely

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Hats
      • Scarves

      Comments about Noro Silk Garden:

      appreciate webs timely shipping.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      4.0

      enjoy serendipity

      By mart the tart

      from wheatfields Washington

      About Me Artist, Enthusiast, Indefatigable Knitter

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Just Truly Enjoy This Yar

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Small Items Price

        Comments about Noro Silk Garden:

        enjoy the unpredictability of this yarn. It does work out and despite what is for me a high price the experience is well worth it.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        5.0

        great yarn

        By Cam

        from Phila. pa

        About Me Enthusiast, Knitter, Parent

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Good Weight
        • Knits Quickly
        • Nice Texture

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Hats
          • Scarves
          • Sweaters

          Comments about Noro Silk Garden:

          great yarn with great color

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

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          5.0

          Absolutely beautiful!

          By Nancy

          from West Brookfield, MA

          About Me Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Good Weight
          • Knits Quickly
          • Nice Texture
          • Soft

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Scarves

            Comments about Noro Silk Garden:

            Made a scarf

            Service and delivery comments:

            Prompt delivery, easy ordering.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • Yes

            Comment on this review

             
            3.0

            Overhyped

            By Jenn

            from NC

            See all my reviews

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Pretty Colors

            Cons

            • Inconsistent Twist
            • Variable Yardage

            Best Uses

            • Gloves
            • Hat
            • Scarf

            Comments about Noro Silk Garden:

            This was my first Noro Silk Garden purchase and it will be my last. I bought four skeins to make the scarf Jared Flood made famous, two skeins of one color and one skein each of two other colors. One skien was only 38g! Another skein in a different color was close to 60g. I understand they technically even out, but when I'm making a project in different colors, it'd be nice if there wasn't a 22g difference between two of them.

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            • No

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            5.0

            Absolutely gorgeous yarn

            By MommaGoat

            from Outside Boston, MA

            About Me Enthusiast, Parent

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Dyed Evenly
            • Good Weight
            • Nice Texture

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Felting
              • Hats
              • Scarves
              • Sweaters

              Comments about Noro Silk Garden:

              For once I knitted something for myself! I was given a gift card and decided to splurge - Enough Noro Silk to knit Lady Eleanor. And let me tell you, it was worth it.

              As far as wool goes, this is on the less scratchy end. Still, I would only use it for something not worn right up against skin, particularly if you have sensitive skin. Definitely not for baby things, even though my baby loves wrapping herself up in the shawl.

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              • No

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              (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              Over all good, but one skene below par

              By Metolius Woman

              from Camp Sherman, Oregon

              About Me Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Good Weight
              • Hides Mistakes
              • Knits Quickly

              Cons

              • Snags

              Best Uses

              • Hats
              • Scarves
              • Sweaters

              Comments about Noro Silk Garden:

              The product is beautiful to look at, interesting texture. BUT one skene had rough pokey trash spun in which really limited its value for a wearable item. Quality control between skenes was missing.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes

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              5.0

              I would buy this yarn again

              By pulguita

              from richmond va.

              About Me Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Knits Quickly

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Hats
                • Scarves
                • Sweaters

                Comments about Noro Silk Garden:

                like all the Noro Yarns and you have a good selection and the discount.

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                • No

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                5.0

                Great Go-To Noro

                By Pancake and Lulu

                from Princeton, NJ

                About Me Artist, Collector, Enthusiast, Parent

                Pros

                • Good Weight
                • Hides Mistakes
                • Knits Quickly
                • Nice Texture
                • Soft

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Sweaters

                  Comments about Noro Silk Garden:

                  I love this yarn, one of my favorites!

                  Comment on this review

                   
                  5.0

                  Noro Fan

                  By Knitting Goddess

                  from Woodstock, GA

                  About Me Artist, Enthusiast

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                  • Sheds

                  Best Uses

                  • Gloves
                  • Hats
                  • Scarves
                  • Sweaters

                  Comments about Noro Silk Garden:

                  I am a long time big Noro fan, and a fan of Webs too. I bought this particular color of silk garden to make a scarf for a friend. Noro is not known for its softness, but they are known for their wonderful color variations. This yarn is so soft, it is perfect for my friends scarf, I am so enamored with it that I am making one ust like it for myself. Highly recommend.

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                  • No

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