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Valley Yarns Valley Cotton 10/2

The Valley Yarns line of mercerized perle cottons in 3/2, 5/2, and 10/2 is put up on standard one pound cones for weavers and machine knitters. The Valley Cotton line features 50+ sumptuous colors dyed for color fastness, but of course, be sure to test your sample the way you want to finish your fabric. Spun, and dyed exclusively for WEBS in Brazil.

Color Cards and Color Books for this yarn are available.

Content:
Cotton
Care:
Hand Wash
Weight/Yardage:
4200 Yards/1 Pound Cone
Sett:
24-30 epi
$22.99 cone Discountable
  • 2550 Nautical Blue In Stock 6 cones $22.99
  • 8176 Natural Backordered $22.99
  • 7503 Shell In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 8001 White Backordered $22.99
  • 8990 Black Backordered $22.99
  • 8798 Frost Gray In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 8473 Silver Cloud In Stock 4 cones $22.99
  • 8418 Silver Birch In Stock 3 cones $22.99
  • 3794 Burgundy In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 3800 Currant In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 3611 Red In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 3853 Tea Rose In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 6186 Azalea Pink In Stock 30 cones $22.99
  • 3706 Melissa Pink In Stock 5 cones $22.99
  • 4456 Orange In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 4444 Camelia In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 4548 Peaches 'n Cream In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 6277 Deep Periwinkle In Stock 23 cones $22.99
  • 5211 Lime Green In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 6319 Blue Iris In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 5990 Lizard Green In Stock 44 cones $22.99
  • 7453 Amber Gold In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 1325 Daffodil In Stock 33 cones $22.99
  • 1205 Banana In Stock 47 cones $22.99
  • 1405 Autumn Blonde In Stock 43 cones $22.99
  • 5949 Black Forest In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 5934 Elm Green In Stock 14 cones $22.99
  • 5398 Pine Green In Stock 4 cones $22.99
  • 5597 Mosstone In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 5604 Willow Green In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 7360 Sponge In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 2625 Ink Blue In Stock 15 cones $22.99
  • 2655 Victoria Blue In Stock 43 cones $22.99
  • 2608 Wedgewood Blue In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 2574 Heather In Stock 18 cones $22.99
  • 2576 Celestial Blue In Stock 40 cones $22.99
  • 2746 Dark Teal In Stock 28 cones $22.99
  • 2448 Mediterranean Blue In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 2194 Algiers Blue In Stock 2 cones $22.99
  • 2166 Porcelain Blue In Stock 26 cones $22.99
  • 6290 Petunia In Stock 19 cones $22.99
  • 6394 Royal Lilac In Stock 25 cones $22.99
  • 6399 Sheer Lilac In Stock 45 cones $22.99
  • 6402 Lilac Snow In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 7382 Madder Brown In Stock 13 cones $22.99
  • 7198 Burnt Sienna In Stock 9 cones $22.99
  • 7285 Baked Clay In Stock 36 cones $22.99
  • 7125 Adobe In Stock 1 cone $22.99
  • 7129 Golden Ochre In Stock 10 cones $22.99
  • 7388 Camel In Stock 43 cones $22.99
  • 1089 Alabaster In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 7389 Cameo Rose In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 6314 Gray Mauve In Stock 41 cones $22.99
  • 6307 Magenta In Stock 24 cones $22.99
  • 6256 Eggplant In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 5421 Porcelain Green In Stock 6 cones $22.99
  • 5877 Posy Green In Stock 50+ cones $22.99
  • 2909 Grayed Blue In Stock 34 cones $22.99
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Valley YarnsValley Cotton 10/2
 
4.4

(based on 36 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (21)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good weight (30)
  • Nice texture (27)
  • Machine washable (24)
  • Dyed evenly (23)
  • Soft (20)

Cons

  • Sheds (5)
  • Twists up (3)

Best Uses

  • Scarves (9)
  • Towels (8)
  • Tea towels (3)
  • Weaving (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Artist (17), Enthusiast (17), Weaver (12), Parent (4), Novice (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (35)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

I love to crochet with this yarn

I created an alternating shell pattern of double crochets that produces a blanket that is cool in the summer and like a thermal weave in the winter.

I created an alternating shell pattern of double crochets that produces a blanket that is cool in the summer and like a thermal weave in the winter.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Quality declining

I've been using this yarn for weaving for about 12 years, notice over the last few years that the quality of the spinning is declining -- more rough places where bunches of fibers are...Read complete review

I've been using this yarn for weaving for about 12 years, notice over the last few years that the quality of the spinning is declining -- more rough places where bunches of fibers are joined, lots more knots. This creates problems, and wastage, when winding long warps, especially in sectional warping. If I need a small amount, so there's no volume discount and the yarn isn't on sale, I go to other suppliers. This is still a good value at sale prices, but I have to plan on wastage of product and some of my time.

Reviewed by 36 customers

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5.0

Rating Yarn

By Harley Knitter Weaver

from Aberdeen, NC

About Me Enthusiast, Hand Knitter, Machine Knitter, Parent, Weaver

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Dyed Evenly
  • Good Weight
  • Knits Quickly
  • Machine Washable
  • Nice Texture
  • Soft
  • Table Runner
  • Tea Towels
  • Warp Yarn

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Table runner
    • Tea towels

    Comments about Valley Yarns Valley Cotton 10/2:

    I used this yarn as the warp to make tea towels and a table runner. This is excellent yarn to use as a warp in any weaving project as it helps the woven stitches to tighten up after washing.

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    • No

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    5.0

    Weaving Delight

    By Mossy

    from Hillsborough, NH

    About Me Enthusiast, Parent, Retired Craftswoman

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Weaving -- Napkins Towel

      Comments about Valley Yarns Valley Cotton 10/2:

      great weaving yarn, didn't break at all with 10 yards of warp, soft when washed. I made a slew of napkins for Xmas presents.

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      5.0

      An important staple

      By Alice

      from Greenville SC

      About Me Artist

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Dyed Evenly
      • Good Weight
      • Nice Texture

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Valley Yarns Valley Cotton 10/2:

          A good basic yarn for my weaving studio. Reliable, consistent, good color selection. I couldn't do without it.

          Service and delivery comments:

          Fast reliable delivery.

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          • No

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          5.0

          10/2 Pearl Cottn

          By Big White Sofa Dog

          from MI

          About Me Artist, Collector, Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Good Weight
          • Machine Washable
          • Nice Texture

          Cons

          • Twists Up

          Best Uses

            Comments about Valley Yarns Valley Cotton 10/2:

            This 10/2 cotton will be used at 60 epi to make upholstery and drapery material. Past projects using this have turned out very well.

            Service and delivery comments:

            The ordering process was difficult. I am ordering replacement cones for goods I have. Your cones are labeled with color number only, but your website has the name most prominent, and I had to search for the color number.

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            4.0

            Really Good Stuff

            By PadreWayne

            from Mid Michigan

            About Me Enthusiast, Novice, Weaver

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            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Dyed Evenly
            • Easy To Fix
            • Good Weight
            • Machine Washable
            • Nice Texture
            • Soft

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Scarves
              • Towels

              Comments about Valley Yarns Valley Cotton 10/2:

              I use this for lightweight kitchen towels a *LOT* - it is relatively knot-free (well, there has to be a knot somewhere but they're not too frequent with this yarn), bleeds very little (I always use Color Catcher for the first wash), is easy to weave with both as warp and weft. Good colors, great choices!

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              • No

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              2.0

              Lacks much

              By Not Happy Customer

              from Florida

              About Me Weaver

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Dyed Evenly
              • Good Weight
              • Machine Washable

              Cons

              • Not Fully Mercerized

              Best Uses

                Comments about Valley Yarns Valley Cotton 10/2:

                This was used for weaving cloth. The yarn is not shiny the way mercerized is supposed to be, and when questioned, I was told by customer service that "they are having issues with the mercerizing process". Dont expect stellar or even good quality.

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                5.0

                Great Service and Product

                By mohairlady

                from Ottawa, Canada

                About Me Artist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Good Weight
                • Machine Washable
                • Soft

                Cons

                • Sheds

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Valley Yarns Valley Cotton 10/2:

                  I have ordered this yarn twice in large lots and except for an inconvenient back order, have been really happy and will be re-ordering soon.

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                  4.0

                  Sometimes inconsistent quality

                  By Weaver Barb

                  from Chimacum, WA

                  About Me Weaver

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                  Pros

                  • Dyed Evenly
                  • Good Weight
                  • Machine Washable
                  • Soft

                  Cons

                  • Knots
                  • Slubs

                  Best Uses

                  • Fabric
                  • Towels

                  Comments about Valley Yarns Valley Cotton 10/2:

                  Good selection of colors for making baby wraps and towels. Some darker colors seem to have too many knots and slubs and plying problems.

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                  5.0

                  beautiful thread- lovely colors

                  By Diana in the garden

                  from Clinton, NY

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Dyed Evenly
                  • Easy To Weave With
                  • Good Weight
                  • Machine Washable
                  • Nice Texture
                  • Soft

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Valley Yarns Valley Cotton 10/2:

                      I use this for towels, a baby blanket, yard goods
                      colors are bright
                      when in a product, washes up soft.

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                      • No

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                      5.0

                      Will be buying more as needed!

                      By cwknitnut

                      from Max, MN

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Dyed Evenly
                      • Good Weight
                      • Machine Washable
                      • Soft

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Bedspread
                        • Doilies

                        Comments about Valley Yarns Valley Cotton 10/2:

                        I love the fact that there is a cone this size. Don't have to add thread in the middle of a large bedspread motif - less ends to weave in!

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