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    Enticing

    Fiddlesticks Knitting Enticing begs to be touched! In muted soft shades with a little sheen and a slight fuzz, this 2 ply sport-weight yarn is mostly merino wool softened by angora and silk. Think thinner layering tops and fine wraps, or use this luscious natural fiber blend for fancy lacework. At this price, Enticing is an affordable indulgence. Made in Italy.

    Content:
    70% Merino Wool/20% Angora/10% Silk
    Care:
    Hand Wash Cold, Dry Flat
    Weight/Yardage:
    50g/262yds
    Gauge:
    6.25 sts = 1" on US 3-4
    Knitting Weight:
    Sport
    $8.95 each $4.99 each
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    Fiddlesticks KnittingEnticing
     
    4.2

    (based on 5 reviews)

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        4.0

        Beautiful soft fabric

        By Mundaetraversa

        from Richmond, VA

        Pros

        • Fiber Content
        • Soft
        • Stitch definition

        Cons

        • Wrong Weight

        Best Uses

        • Lace
        • Lightweight accessories
        • Socks

        Comments about Fiddlesticks Knitting Enticing:

        This yarn is just beautiful. I used it to make two of the same infinity scarf as gifts. I used a size 7 circular and it worked up fine because I needed a lightweight, loose definition. To create a more solid fabric, you'd really need a 4. Perhaps smaller. This yarn is simply not a sport weight, it is a fingering weight. As long as that's okay for your intended project, you will adore this gorgeous stuff.

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        • No

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        (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

         
        3.0

        Nice yarn, but NOT A SPORT WEIGHT

        By Jenny

        from Delaware

        Pros

        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Fiddlesticks Knitting Enticing:

            This yarn is very pretty, but it is a light fingering weight yarn, NOT a sport weight. I bought this to make Susie's reading mitts, and there is no way this yarn will work.

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            (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Not Sport Weight, but wonderful

            By Joan

            from Sequim, WA

            Pros

            • Blocked Beautifully
            • Feather light
            • Good stitch definition
            • Warm
            • Wonderful drape

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Lace
              • Socks

              Comments about Fiddlesticks Knitting Enticing:

              I made a lace shawl with size 10 1/2 needles which I thought might give me some problems, but it knit up beautifully with great stitch definition. I would definitely recommend this yarn and I will use it again, but it is more fingering weight than sport.

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              (6 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Fabulous stitch definition

              By Knitting fanatic/frenetic

              from Montreal QC Canada

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              Pros

              • Beautiful texture
              • Great stitch definition
              • Soft

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Knit With Cables
                • Mittens
                • Shawls

                Comments about Fiddlesticks Knitting Enticing:

                I was looking for a yarn similar in weight to Madelinetosh merino light DK, but in plain colors. I just started knitting the Glam Shells shawl and the stitch definition is absolutely fabulous. The angora gives it a nice and soft touch without making it fuzzy.
                I am surprised by the comment saying that this yarn is not a DK. I am knitting the shawl with a size 4 circular needle and I get a 6 st. per inch gauge.
                I will definitely stock up on this yarn!

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                (15 of 15 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                Nice yarn but NOT sport weight!

                By Jen

                from Sugar Hill, GA

                Pros

                • Super soft

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Fiddlesticks Knitting Enticing:

                    This is really great yarn, super soft and nice colors. BUT, it is definitely not Sport weight as indicated in the description. On Ravelry (unfortunately I didn't look there before I ordered it) lists it as Light fingering and I think that is right on, as it is thinner than a few sock yarns that I own and compared it to.

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