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Dale of Norway Baby Ull

Baby Ull is a gorgeous and exceptionally soft to touch machine washable baby yarn made from the finest quality merino wool. Available in a wonderful variety of colors. The perfect yarn for sweaters, hats, baby blankets and more!

Content:
100% Merino Wool
Care:
Machine Wash Regular
Weight/Yardage:
50g/180yd
Gauge:
8 sts = 1" on US 2
Knitting Weight:
Fingering
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Dale of NorwayBaby Ull
 
4.6

(based on 14 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Soft (12)
  • Dyed evenly (11)
  • Nice texture (10)
  • Machine washable (9)
  • Good weight (8)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Scarves (4)
    • Socks (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (5), Parent (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (9), Yes (3)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Excellent yarn!!

    I have been using this yarn for more than 18 years and have never found another yarn that retains its shape & sponginess as well. It handles machine washing better than sheets &...Read complete review

    I have been using this yarn for more than 18 years and have never found another yarn that retains its shape & sponginess as well. It handles machine washing better than sheets & towels! And the full color range allows you to knit those great multi-colored patterns that Dale of Norway is known for.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Yarn has changed

    Dale's Baby Ull has been my favorite moderate-priced merino fingering weight yarn for about two decades. I had one skein left of heather gray that I had purchased several years ago - not enough...Read complete review

    Dale's Baby Ull has been my favorite moderate-priced merino fingering weight yarn for about two decades. I had one skein left of heather gray that I had purchased several years ago - not enough for the pair of socks I wanted to knit. I ordered two skeins of the same color and knitted the socks, but I was so disappointed to find that the yarn quality had deteriorated so much. The current yarn is much thinner than previous Baby Ull was, and the twist tends to split. The socks are nowhere near as nice as countless pairs knit from Baby Ull were. I would not recommend this yarn to anyone. What was a marvelous value for the price has become simply cheap.

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    4.0

    Nice yarn with the proper needles.

    By Winnie

    from Maine

    About Me Enthusiast, Parent

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Nice Texture
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Dale of Norway Baby Ull:

        This is a nice yarn with a good hand and consistent, reliable quality. It does split easily however and I would recommend using metal needles with a fine tapered point to deal with he tendency to split. I knit identical baby sweaters for my twin grandsons. The first I used bamboo needles and was very frustrated by the tendency to split. The second I ordered new addi turbos and solved the splitting issue. It was a much more enjoyable knitting experience. The yarn knits into a very smooth and even fabric and has excellent stitch definition.

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        • No

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        5.0

        Soft and nice to wrok with.

        By Tam

        from WV

        About Me 43 Yrs Crochet Knit, Artist

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Baby Garments
        • Dyed Evenly
        • Easy To Fix
        • Good Weight
        • Knits Quickly
        • Nice Texture
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Baby garments
          • Hats
          • Scarves
          • Socks

          Comments about Dale of Norway Baby Ull:

          I have used this yarn for baby garments. It is soft enough to use for a baby and it crochets up beautifully. I have had no problems with this yarn. I would recommend this yarn.

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          • No

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          5.0

          Perfect for fine knitting!

          By JustConnie

          from Anchorage, AK

          About Me Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Dale of Norway Baby Ull:

              Love how beautiful and soft this yarn is.

              Comment on this review

              (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              3.0

              Yarn has changed

              By Stitches

              from Upstate NY

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Dyed Evenly
              • Machine Washable
              • Soft

              Cons

              • Skimpy
              • Splits
              • Uneven thickness

              Best Uses

              • Socks

              Comments about Dale of Norway Baby Ull:

              Dale's Baby Ull has been my favorite moderate-priced merino fingering weight yarn for about two decades. I had one skein left of heather gray that I had purchased several years ago - not enough for the pair of socks I wanted to knit. I ordered two skeins of the same color and knitted the socks, but I was so disappointed to find that the yarn quality had deteriorated so much. The current yarn is much thinner than previous Baby Ull was, and the twist tends to split. The socks are nowhere near as nice as countless pairs knit from Baby Ull were. I would not recommend this yarn to anyone. What was a marvelous value for the price has become simply cheap.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              Comment on this review

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great yarn

              By ArizonaSusana

              from Scottsdale, AZ

              About Me Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Dyed Evenly
              • Easy To Fix
              • Good Weight
              • Knits Quickly
              • Machine Washable
              • Nice Texture
              • Soft
              • Wonderful colors

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Baby Afghan

                Comments about Dale of Norway Baby Ull:

                I am using Baby ULL to knit a baby afghan that will be a gift for a great-grandson. The pattern is "loving hearts" and is lacy with hearts. Baby's mother wants the afghan to be green. I wanted to find a green that was appropriate for a baby, but not the typical baby green. Baby ULL comes is great colors and is knitting up beautifully.

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                • No

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                (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Wonderful Knitting Experience

                By Mèmè Kate

                from Coleman, PE, Canada

                About Me Grandparent

                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                • None

                Best Uses

                • Unique Doll Clothes

                Comments about Dale of Norway Baby Ull:

                This yarn was used for a Norwegian Sweater Pattern with steeked sleeves, sized for a 17" Toddler Doll. The results have been spectacular so far. It is still in the construction stage, but the performance of the yarn has been the greatest asset so far.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes

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                (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                I would definitely buy this yarn again!

                By Barncat

                from Dryden, NY

                About Me Experienced knitter, Grandmother, Parent

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Dyed Evenly
                • Machine Washable
                • Matched When I Ran Out
                • Nice Texture
                • Soft

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Baby sweaters
                  • Scarves
                  • Socks

                  Comments about Dale of Norway Baby Ull:

                  I ordered one ball of Baby Ull in fuscia because I was in the middle of making a baby sweater for my most recent granddaughter when I ran out. I received my order very quickly and the color, although bought 2 years later than the previous yarn, matched perfectly. I am very pleased.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

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                  5.0

                  I would continue to but this yarn!

                  By grannyfranny

                  from Middletown, Ohio

                  About Me Enthusiast, Parent

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Colors Are Excellent
                  • Dyed Evenly
                  • Good Weight
                  • Knits Quickly
                  • Machine Washable
                  • Nice Texture
                  • Soft

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Scarves
                    • Socks
                    • Sweaters
                    • Toddlers Dress

                    Comments about Dale of Norway Baby Ull:

                    I am using the yarn for a great-gradndaughter's dress, hopefully for the holidays. It is so soft that she won't complain about wearing it - and washable to boot!! I am having difficulty using such small needles but will perserver- it has nothing to do with the excellent yarn product.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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                    5.0

                    Sea of Dreams Blanket

                    By Wild Woman Knitting

                    from London UK

                    About Me Enthusiast

                    See all my reviews

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Baby blanket

                      Comments about Dale of Norway Baby Ull:

                      I used this yarn to make the blanket (pattern on Ravelry) it was the recommended yarn. Knitted up well and is soft. I chose white as the colour it is a good shade not to harsh or bright. The manufacturer recommends that fabric softner is not used when washing and the recipiant needs to know this.

                      Service and delivery comments:

                      Prompt delivery and in good condition. The yarn was packed loose in a USP padded envelope. It would have been better protected in a plastic covering before being placed in the envelope especially as it was white.

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • Yes

                      Comment on this review

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      3.0

                      OK. Inexpensive. Delicate.

                      By Aunt Rhoda

                      from Ames, IA

                      About Me Novice

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Nice Texture
                      • Soft

                      Cons

                      • Twists Up

                      Best Uses

                      • Cowls
                      • Scarves

                      Comments about Dale of Norway Baby Ull:

                      I am making a cowl for my niece. I like the texture of the wool and the density of the finished knit. I have had some difficulty with the separation of the strands as knitting my project.

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

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