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    Debbie Bliss Donegal Luxury Tweed Chunky

    If you loved Luxury Aran Tweed, you will adore Debbie Bliss Luxury Tweed Chunky! Create incredibly soft, super speedy garments and accessories. Debbie Bliss Luxury Tweed Chunky comes in beautiful, sophisticated colors sure to bring some joy to your fall/winter wardrobe. Made in Kilcar, Ireland.

    Content:
    85% Wool/15% Angora
    Care:
    Hand Wash, Dry Flat
    Weight/Yardage:
    100g/110yd
    Gauge:
    3 sts = 1" on US 10.5
    Knitting Weight:
    Bulky
    $19.95 hank $9.49 hank
    SORRY, THIS ITEM IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE
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    Debbie BlissDonegal Luxury Tweed Chunky
     
    4.1

    (based on 8 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (4)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (3)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (1)

    86%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Knits quickly (6)
    • Good weight (5)
    • Nice texture (5)
    • Hides mistakes (4)
    • Soft (4)

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Sweaters (6)
      • Hats (5)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Enthusiast (5)
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No (7)

      Reviewed by 8 customers

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      4.0

      Definitely a

      By cjudelman

      from new york

      About Me Advanced beginner, Artist, Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Authentic Blending
      • Authentic Chunkiness And
      • Colorful Flecks
      • Hides Mistakes
      • Knits Quickly
      • Knits Up Easily
      • True To Gauge

      Cons

      • Coarse Before Washing
      • Expensive

      Best Uses

      • Bags
      • Coats
      • Hats
      • Sweaters
      • Vests

      Comments about Debbie Bliss Donegal Luxury Tweed Chunky:

      I made three coats with this yarn, using Debbie Bliss patterns. Although the yarn is coarse, you need to understand that this is consistent with most tweeds. Its bulky weight allows you to knit the garment quickly, and it yields a beautiful "fabric". The yarn gets softer after blocking, and holds up well.

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      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Rugged appearance but soft to touch

      By Oil Painter

      from Saint Paul, MN

      About Me Artist

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Hats
        • Sweaters

        Comments about Debbie Bliss Donegal Luxury Tweed Chunky:

        I've knit up a large swatch, about 10" x 10", to try out a seed stitch/4-stitch cable "plaid" pattern for a mid-thigh jacket. It's dense but very pliable on US #10 and knits fast. I almost feel I'm creating fabric in this stitch. The cables don't stand out in high relief but I like that - they're more part of the entire surface texture. It's going to be a knock-out garment with firm shaping AND gentle drape.

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        • No

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        4.0

        Soft, warm, cushy!

        By MomZi

        from Northern Massachusetts

        About Me Enthusiast, Parent

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

        • Twists Up

        Best Uses

        • Hats
        • Scarves
        • Sweaters

        Comments about Debbie Bliss Donegal Luxury Tweed Chunky:

        I love the way this yarn feels, the weight and the texture. I am making a winter lace scarf with it, and it is soft enough to be worn next to skin without being itchy.

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        • No

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        5.0

        Great wool, knits up beautifully!

        By JAM

        from Dennisport, MA

        About Me Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

        • None Noted

        Best Uses

        • Heavy Warm Sweater
        • Sweaters

        Comments about Debbie Bliss Donegal Luxury Tweed Chunky:

        Got yarn in gold color, perfect for late Fall day. when you need a jacket. This sweater will be great! Also have to mention service from you folks is terrific, prompt and accurate. Thanks so much!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        not a good yarn

        By long-time knitter

        from New York City

        About Me Enthusiast, Long-time knitter

        Pros

          Cons

          • Coarse
          • Slight tension causes rip

          Best Uses

            Comments about Debbie Bliss Donegal Luxury Tweed Chunky:

            This yarn, coarse to the feel, rips very easily. Certainly impossible to seam with it. I've knitted for decades, and never had to resort to fabric glue before. Good that it's being discontinued.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            Comment on this review

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            You don't want to miss this yarn!

            By Beezi

            from Sequim WA state

            About Me Creative knitter for life

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Dyed Evenly
            • Easy To Fix
            • Good Weight
            • Haven't washed it yet
            • Hides Mistakes
            • Knits Quickly
            • Nice Texture
            • Soft

            Cons

            • No problems so far

            Best Uses

            • Hats
            • Scarves
            • Sweaters

            Comments about Debbie Bliss Donegal Luxury Tweed Chunky:

            Overall great quality yarn, great service, great prices.Very versatile for any project.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            5.0

            Instant gratification

            By Liz

            from Freeport, ME

            About Me Enthusiast

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Weight
            • Knits Quickly
            • Nice Texture
            • Soft

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Hats
              • Sweaters

              Comments about Debbie Bliss Donegal Luxury Tweed Chunky:

              I used this yarn to knit a cardigan that will also work as a jacket. It is especially soft for a tweed and very light for a bulky weight. It was fun and super quick to knit.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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              (13 of 13 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great Yarn!

              By Anonymous

              from Undisclosed

              Comments about Debbie Bliss Donegal Luxury Tweed Chunky:

              This is great yarn that becomes much softer after washing. I made a quick man's scarf with 2 skeins. He loves it, as do I. It is rugged looking but soft. I'm planning a vest for him next.

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