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James C. Brett Marble Chunky

James C. Brett Marble Chunky is a machine washable, colorful, 100% acrylic yarn. With 200 grams per ball, it's a great economical choice for cozy sweaters, accessories, and home decor projects. And the color combinations are so beautiful! Be sure to check out the great patterns for Marble Chunky!  Made in Turkey.

Content:
100% Acrylic
Care:
Machine Wash Regular
Weight/Yardage:
200g/341yd
Gauge:
3.75 sts = 1" on US 10--10.5
Knitting Weight:
Bulky
$14.99 ball Discountable
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James C. BrettMarble Chunky
 
4.7

(based on 81 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (58)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (19)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

99%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Soft (65)
  • Good weight (61)
  • Machine washable (61)
  • Nice texture (58)
  • Knits quickly (56)

Cons

  • Snags (5)
  • Coarse (4)

Best Uses

  • Scarves (49)
  • Hats (37)
  • Sweaters (30)
  • Afghans (6)
  • Gloves (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (45), Novice (16), Parent (15), Artist (11), Collector (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (63), Yes (10)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Love it!

I made two beautiful, soft, airy scarves, a baby sweater, and a lap afghan with this marble chunky. The yardage is long and the price is a great value for the quality...Read complete review

I made two beautiful, soft, airy scarves, a baby sweater, and a lap afghan with this marble chunky. The yardage is long and the price is a great value for the quality and beauty of the yarn.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

A Huge Disappointment

I should have known as soon as I opened the box that this yarn would never do for making an afghan. It was marked: "Will knit up as chunky for most...Read complete review

I should have known as soon as I opened the box that this yarn would never do for making an afghan. It was marked: "Will knit up as chunky for most patterns." It is thin, stringy, stretchy, and not all that soft. I was going to make an afghan with US13 needles, but I don't want to interact with this huge disapointment of a yarn for that long (and, since it really isn't chunky, I won't have enough for a decent size afghan). I even knit a swatch in US10 needles to see if it would work for something else. Even at US10, this yarn was a disappointment.

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5.0

I love it!

By mooseflute

from randolph, ma

About Me Artist, Parent

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Good Weight
  • Nice Texture
  • Soft

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Scarves
    • Sweaters

    Comments about James C. Brett Marble Chunky:

    Cuffed Cape came out so nicely - beautiful self striping and colorways. Lots of compliments.

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    5.0

    I love this yarn

    By lissablack

    from Los Lunas, New Mexico

    About Me Semi-novice

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Blankets
      • Hats
      • Scarves

      Comments about James C. Brett Marble Chunky:

      I crocheted a giant granny square baby blanket with this yarn. I love it so much I am making a big one for myself. There are a lot of yards in this yarn by weight, so it goes a long way. The color changes are lots of fun, and turn out looking good. It machine washes and drys. I'm knitting a scarf from it now, it is very soft.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      Comment on this review

       
      5.0

      Baby Blanket done right

      By Jen

      from Cody, WY

      About Me Artist, Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Nice Texture
      • Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about James C. Brett Marble Chunky:

          I used the green marbled and the varigation made a lovely blanket. Enough of a varigation to be interesting but not so much it hid the lovely pattern.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

          Comment on this review

           
          5.0

          My Favorite Yarn!

          By GeekGirl

          from Charlotte, NC

          About Me Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Gets Softer W Each Wash
          • Machine Washable
          • Nice Texture
          • Saturated Colors
          • Soft

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Afghans
            • Scarves

            Comments about James C. Brett Marble Chunky:

            I've used this yarn on multiple projects and am constantly asked to "make one for me" when others see something I've made for someone else. It's colors are bright and deep and it gets softer with each wash. This is my favorite yarn.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            Comment on this review

             
            5.0

            Awesome yard

            By Alismomma

            from Texarkana

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Weight
            • Knits Quickly
            • Machine Washable
            • Nice Texture
            • Soft

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Scarves

              Comments about James C. Brett Marble Chunky:

              This yarn holds its shape once it is knitted. Have used it on several projects in different hues and I keep coming back to it,

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              Comment on this review

               
              5.0

              Beautiful yarn

              By flowerchild1967

              from New Market, IA

              About Me Collector, Novice

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Hats
                • Scarves

                Comments about James C. Brett Marble Chunky:

                I am using this yarn to make a throw and it is beautiful! The colors are so vibrant!

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                Comment on this review

                 
                5.0

                marble chunky is just the best yarn

                By Jadi

                from Kelso, Washington

                About Me Average Crocheter, Enthusiast, Novice

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Fix
                • Good Weight
                • Hides Mistakes
                • Knits Or Crochets Nicely
                • Knits Quickly
                • Machine Washable
                • Nice Texture
                • Soft

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Made Afghans

                  Comments about James C. Brett Marble Chunky:

                  delivered on time as stated. Pleased, pleased, pleased with response

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

                  Comment on this review

                   
                  5.0

                  Lovely Yarn - Will Buy Again!

                  By Chesapeakemom

                  from Annapolis, MD

                  About Me Novice

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Hats
                    • Scarves

                    Comments about James C. Brett Marble Chunky:

                    I made my granddaughter an infinity scarf with this yarn. Everyone commented about how beautiful the yarn is. It has subtle shading and is just gorgeous. It's also very soft. I'm going to buy more for other projects and can't wait to knit something for myself from this yarn.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    Comment on this review

                     
                    5.0

                    Great for beginner knitters

                    By No nickname

                    from Barrington RI

                    About Me Novice

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Hides Mistakes
                    • Knits Quickly
                    • Machine Washable
                    • Soft

                    Cons

                    • Didn't Have Any Problems

                    Best Uses

                    • All I Knit Is Scarves
                    • Scarves

                    Comments about James C. Brett Marble Chunky:

                    Marble chunky was recommended by shop owner for charity knitting for foster kids. Made wonderful soft scarves that didn't look cheap or chintzy. Knit for boys because they don't get much, and there were some lovely "boy" colors.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    Comment on this review

                     
                    5.0

                    Wow!

                    By Dori

                    from Ma

                    About Me Parent

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Hats
                      • Scarves

                      Comments about James C. Brett Marble Chunky:

                      I crochet and knitted ponchos and I love how quickly and easy this yarn to work with.

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

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