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4.8

Mirasol Miski

The enticing touchability of this super-soft yarn and its inviting tweedy palette alone would make this a must-buy for any knitter, but add in the fact that all proceeds go back to the community to educate Peru’s disadvantaged children, and the deal is done. Two plies with a hint of fuzz, Miski knits at a worsted gauge, and the garments created with it will be soft, warm, and lightweight.  Spun in Peru.

 

Content:
100% Baby Llama
Care:
Hand Wash
Weight/Yardage:
50g/82yds
Gauge:
4.5 sts = 1" on US 8
Knitting Weight:
Worsted
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MirasolMiski
 
4.8

(based on 10 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good weight (6)
  • Knits quickly (6)
  • Soft (5)
  • Nice texture (4)
  • Easy to fix (3)

Cons

  • Sheds (3)

Best Uses

  • Hats (5)
  • Scarves (4)
  • Sweaters (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (6), Parent (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (5)

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5.0

Great Yarn

By Pat

from Takoma Park, Maryland

About Me Enthusiast

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Beautiful hand
  • Good Weight
  • Great Drape When Knitted
  • Knits Quickly
  • Nice Texture
  • Soft

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Cowl

    Comments about Mirasol Miski:

    This is the third cowl I have made with Miski. It's easy on the hands and soothing to knit, and just plain beautiful. It has a lovely drape which goes perfectly with the pattern, "Burberry-Inspired Cowl" (Ravelry). Everyone has loved it.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    Comment on this review

     
    4.0

    Soft and Squishy

    By Maui Jo on Ravelry

    from Monrovia, CA

    About Me Enthusiast, Parent

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    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

    • Sheds
    • Sticky

    Best Uses

    • Hats
    • Scarves
    • Sweaters

    Comments about Mirasol Miski:

    Knitting a sweater with this yarn, it's soft and feels good next to your skin. The color has very subtle variations which enhances the finished garment. This yarn does shed and has a halo.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

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    4.0

    good

    By ev

    from british columbia, canada

    About Me Novice

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good Weight
    • Knits Quickly

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Hats

      Comments about Mirasol Miski:

      I hoped it would not itch as wool is not best for my skin.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      Comment on this review

      (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Lovely and soft

      By lilhmb

      from Half Moon Bay, CA

      About Me Enthusiast, Parent

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

      • Sheds

      Best Uses

      • Hats
      • Scarves
      • Sweaters

      Comments about Mirasol Miski:

      This is a beautiful alpaca blend which I love. It does shed which I find with most alpacas, but it is soft to knit with, and really nice to wear.

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      • No

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      5.0

      Soft and beautiful.

      By lilhmb

      from Half Moon Bay, CA

      About Me Artist, Enthusiast

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

      • Sheds

      Best Uses

      • Hats
      • Scarves
      • Sweaters

      Comments about Mirasol Miski:

      I love this yarn, and I'm having trouble making up my mind how to use it because it is so beautiful. I design my own patterns and I'm sing a lacy stitch. It world up beautifully, and I want to keep knitting on it, it is so pleasurable. I love alpaca, and this one is no exception.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Perfect for those allergic to wool!

      By Pittypat2u

      from Santa Monica , CA

      About Me Artist, Enthusiast, Love to knit for others, Parent

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Good Weight
      • Knits Quickly
      • Nice Texture
      • Soft warm and gorgeous

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Gloves
        • Hats
        • Scarves
        • Sweaters

        Comments about Mirasol Miski:

        My daughter is allergic to wool, but not to llama. She has just moved to a climate with very cold winters and is looking forward to keeping warm and comfortable with the beautiful möbius I've make for her. The texture of this yarn is so soft and lofty, I enjoyed every minute I spent working with it.

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        5.0

        Love this

        By Spinner Addict

        from Frankfurt, Germany

        About Me Enthusiast

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Nice Texture
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Socks

          Comments about Mirasol Miski:

          I used this for baby socks and loved the feel, the way it knits up so smoothly in whatever stitch is used, and the final look. I used size 1 bamboo dp's.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

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          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Soft and smooth

          By Anonymous

          from Madrid, IA

          Comments about Mirasol Miski:

          Great yarn to work with, very soft. Cables stand out, but look soft and defined.

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          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          A definite favorite

          By Anonymous

          from Chattanooga, TN

          Comments about Mirasol Miski:

          This yarn is extremely soft but doesn't seem to separate or pill easily. I adore it.

          Comment on this review

          (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          beautiful

          By Anonymous

          from Undisclosed

          Comments about Mirasol Miski:

          This yarn was a true pleasure to work with. It is super soft and has a bit of a halo when finished. It even held up well through multiple unravelings. The only drawback is that the yarn has that strong oily smell of burlap, but Soak wash should take care of that. I would buy this yarn again without hesitation.

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