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Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky

Misti Alpaca's popluar chunky weight yarn is now available in a hand paint version. This lightly twisted two-ply chunky alpaca is as soft as any product we’ve had the pleasure to work with; It's just yummy. It knits up quickly and is great for garments and accessories. Made in Peru.

Content:
100% Baby Alpaca
Care:
Hand Wash
Weight/Yardage:
100g/108yd
Gauge:
3.5 sts = 1" on US 10
Knitting Weight:
Bulky
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Misti AlpacaHand Paint Chunky
 
4.7

(based on 26 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (21)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Soft (24)
  • Knits quickly (22)
  • Nice texture (17)
  • Good weight (16)
  • Dyed evenly (12)

Cons

  • Sheds (4)

Best Uses

  • Scarves (18)
  • Hats (14)
  • Sweaters (9)
  • Gloves (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (16), Artist (5), Novice (5), Parent (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (23)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

beautiful soft and warm

The colors are beautiful even the solids. I have used this for cowls and sweater vest. Soooo warm and light weight. Great product.

The colors are beautiful even the solids. I have used this for cowls and sweater vest. Soooo warm and light weight. Great product.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

yarn sheds more than my cat

expensive, sheds quite a bit, beautiful colors, very soft

expensive, sheds quite a bit, beautiful colors, very soft

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5.0

Hand paint makes beautiful pattern

By Lap of Luxury

from Windsor,CA

About Me Enthusiast, Novice, Parent

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Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

  • Sheds

Best Uses

  • Hats
  • Scarves
  • Sweaters

Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky:

I have made a spiral patterned snood from this beautiful yarn. It is the softest yarn I have found. The snood is light as air but oh so warm. The change of colors allows the diagonal pattern to stand out. I have so many orders from my friends I'll be making this for the next 5 years!

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  • No

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5.0

Great yarn

By Night runner day knitter

from Walnut Creek, CA

About Me Novice

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Dyed Evenly
  • Knits Quickly
  • Soft

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Blanket
    • Hats
    • Scarves

    Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky:

    The Colors are so vivid and the yarn is so soft. The yarn does tend to shed while you work with it (and I have not had it very long so I do not know if it will continue to shed) Love the colors on this. The online pictures do not do this justice.

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    • No

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    5.0

    Misti Alpaca

    By Nana

    from Madison, Wi.

    About Me Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Dyed Evenly
    • Good Weight
    • Knits Quickly
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Hats

      Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky:

      Love, love, love Misti Alpaca yarn! It is so soft that it's hard going back to working with any other yarn. The color variations are beautiful and interesting.
      'Have made several hats and cowls for my little grand daughters...Just remember to hand wash and air dry. Son-in-law shrunk a gorgeous cowl!

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      • No

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      4.0

      Nice color array!

      By Susan M.

      from Charleston, SC

      About Me Enthusiast

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Knits Quickly
      • Nice Texture
      • Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Gloves
        • Hats
        • Scarves

        Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky:

        I used this yarn to knit a scarf with a diagonal pattern using short rows. The colors are very compatible with just about anything you would wear. Even though the yarn is labeled chunky it knits up with a fairly smooth texture. The yarn is very soft, pliable and comfortable to work with

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        • No

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        5.0

        Love their yarns!!!!

        By Terri

        from Bossier City, LA

        About Me Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Dyed Evenly
        • Good Weight
        • Nice Texture
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Gloves
          • Hats
          • Scarves
          • Socks
          • Sweaters

          Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky:

          Love their products, have re-ordered!!!

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          • No

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          5.0

          Great Alternate to Cashmere!

          By Luv2Knit

          from Birmingham, AL

          About Me Enthusiast

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Scarves

            Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky:

            I have knitted and given several as gifts...RAVE reviews from my friends!

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            • No

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            (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            beautiful soft and warm

            By mona

            from Mississippi

            About Me Artist, Enthusiast

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Weight
            • Knits Quickly
            • Nice Texture
            • Soft
            • Warm

            Cons

            • Sheds

            Best Uses

            • Cowls
            • Hats
            • Scarves

            Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky:

            The colors are beautiful even the solids. I have used this for cowls and sweater vest. Soooo warm and light weight. Great product.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • Yes

            Comment on this review

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great Quality

            By Suzie

            from Ann Arbor, Michigan

            About Me Enthusiast

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Dyed Evenly
            • Good Weight
            • Nice Texture

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Cowls
              • Wraps

              Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky:

              This Yarn knits up Beautifully!!!

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              • No

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              5.0

              I would buy this product again and again

              By Kellibelle

              from Massachusetts

              About Me Enthusiast, Novice

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Hats
                • Scarves

                Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky:

                I will absolutely use this product again. I will be making a throw in the very near future.

                Service and delivery comments:

                Delivery was usually the next day after my order. Everything was packaged very nicely. Customer Service was always very helpful. I will only buy my yarn and supplies from Webs!!!!

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes

                Comment on this review

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Gorgeous colors and so soft!!!

                By the catbird

                from virginia

                About Me Enthusiast

                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Good Weight
                • Knits Quickly
                • Nice Texture
                • Soft
                • Stunning Melange Of Color

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Scarves
                  • Sweaters

                  Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky:

                  This yarn is sooo soft and the colorways are stunning and beautiful - I have used several of the different color combinations and the results each time are like an impressionist's painting. The yarn is wonderful to knit with, so soft but with strength - just an outstanding product that WEBS' discount makes is possible to use!

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