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4.8

Plymouth Yarn Mushishi

Plymouth Mushishi is a worsted weight blend of 95% wool and 5% silk. This soft yarn comes in a whopping 250 gram hank—491 yards! Plymouth Mushishi is multicolored, so it is sure to add interest to your project. The tag includes both knit and crochet directions for a hat and scarf set that uses just one skein of Plymouth Mushishi!  Made in Italy.

Content:
95% Wool/5% Silk
Care:
Hand Wash, Dry Flat
Weight/Yardage:
250g/491yd
Gauge:
5 sts = 1" on US 7
Knitting Weight:
Worsted
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Plymouth YarnMushishi
 
4.8

(based on 21 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (16)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Nice texture (15)
  • Good weight (12)
  • Knits quickly (11)
  • Soft (10)
  • Hides mistakes (6)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Sweaters (13)
  • Scarves (9)
  • Hats (7)
  • Felting (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (13), Artist (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (19)

Reviewed by 21 customers

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4.0

Soft and fantastic Colorways!

By Wndrunner

from Fenton, Michigan

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Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Hats
    • Scarves
    • Sweaters

    Comments about Plymouth Yarn Mushishi:

    I knit a winter cowl for my friend in the Stained Glass color way and she wears it all the time and receives many compliments on it from others. My boyfriend loves this color way and I am knitting him the "Albion" sweater hitch looks beautiful so far. Can be a tad fuzzy but colors still shine through. Nice worsted yarn that knits well on needles from US 7 through US 9. The other color ways are equally gorgeous. A great value in 500 yard skeins. Hand wash and dry flat only. Highly recommend.

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    5.0

    Beatiful color and lovely to work with

    By IlaH

    from Texas

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    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Plymouth Yarn Mushishi:

        Fast delivery

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        • No

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        4.0

        Easy to use

        By Nana5864

        from Ca

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        Pros

        • Easy To Fix
        • Good Weight
        • Knits Quickly

        Cons

        • Sheds

        Best Uses

        • Scarves
        • Sweaters

        Comments about Plymouth Yarn Mushishi:

        I made a 'wrap with a twist' with very open faggoting stitch. I am pleased with the result. Of the four colors I have used I like the red best.

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        5.0

        Beautiful and easy to work with (Mushishi #17)

        By jd

        from West Virginia

        About Me Enthusiast, Novice

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Plymouth Yarn Mushishi:

            i looooovvveeee Mushishi!! i've purchased this product in all different colors and i'm always a little disappointed when the project ends. it knits beautifully and i recommend it to everyone i know.

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            • No

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            5.0

            Spoiled Knitter

            By Waylandsdaughter

            from Berlin, MA

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            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Weight
            • Knits Quickly
            • Nice Texture

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Sweaters

              Comments about Plymouth Yarn Mushishi:

              Completely love the changes in color and the surprising little slubs of silk. Makes even row after row of stockinette stitch bearable! The swatch blocked up nicely and much softer than I expected. I can't wait to wear my finished sweater.

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              5.0

              A favorite yarn

              By Lenore the Librarian

              from Shorewood, WI

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              Pros

              • Dyed Evenly
              • Feels Great Near Yourskin
              • Lovely colors
              • Nice Texture
              • Perfect For Cowls
              • Soft

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Cowls
                • Shawls

                Comments about Plymouth Yarn Mushishi:

                I use it to make wonderful cowls that can be simple because the yarn does the rest. Cast on 170 stitches on a size 8 circular needle , knit 3 rows, purl three rows until desired width. Voila!
                A great cowl that feels great against your neck.
                I own several and they make great gifts.

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                5.0

                Pricey but worth it

                By Kat

                from Midwest

                About Me Artist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Felting
                • Nice Texture

                Cons

                • Pricey

                Best Uses

                • Felting
                • Hats
                • Sweaters

                Comments about Plymouth Yarn Mushishi:

                Prompt delivery and great packaging. I will buy from this seller again.

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                • No

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                (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Totally satisfied!

                By Myra

                from Florence, KY

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                Pros

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Sweaters

                    Comments about Plymouth Yarn Mushishi:

                    Making a beautiful vest

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                    • No

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                    (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Beautiful Yarn

                    By WVMaryBeth

                    from Beverly, West Virginia

                    About Me Enthusiast

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Nice color changes
                    • Wonderful Mix Of Silk

                    Cons

                    • Sheds At First

                    Best Uses

                    • Sweaters

                    Comments about Plymouth Yarn Mushishi:

                    I made a poncho which allowed the color changes to really show off. The finished item is very warm and I get lots of compliments on the poncho and separately on the yarn.

                    Service and delivery comments:

                    My delivery was faster than anticipated which worked wonderfully because I'd run out of yarn to finish my project. The dye lots, although different, blended well. The cost was very reasonable. I'll definitely use this site again.

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                    (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    soft and handles well

                    By JBKnitting

                    from Los Angeles, CA

                    About Me Artist, Enthusiast

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Good Weight
                    • Nice Texture
                    • Soft
                    • Well Spun

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Hats
                      • Scarves
                      • Sweaters

                      Comments about Plymouth Yarn Mushishi:

                      Used this yarn for a sweater. Knit up with some speed, a bit weighty, but good for truly cold weather wares. Soft and knit without splitting or causing any problems. Also color was vibrant, but not overly bright/garish. Frogs easily (just in case).

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