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Plymouth Yarn Happy Feet DK

The same great yarn as Happy Feet - but thicker! Great for socks and accessories that you want done just a little faster. One 100g skein still makes a pair of socks.

Content:
90% Superwash Merino Wool/10% Nylon
Care:
Machine Wash Gentle Cold, Dry Flat
Weight/Yardage:
100g/262yd
Gauge:
5.5 sts = 1" on US 6
Knitting Weight:
Sock
$18.99 hank $8.99 hank
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Plymouth YarnHappy Feet DK
 
4.5

(based on 15 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (9)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good weight (11)
  • Soft (11)
  • Nice texture (10)
  • Machine washable (7)
  • Dyed evenly (6)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Socks (9)
    • Hats (4)
    • Scarves (4)
    • Gloves (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (8), Parent (5), Artist (4)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (11)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    love this sock yarn

    This is a wonderful sock yarn. I initially bought 4 skeins and came back for several more. The texture is great and I was very pleased with the finished socks.
    I used...Read complete review

    This is a wonderful sock yarn. I initially bought 4 skeins and came back for several more. The texture is great and I was very pleased with the finished socks.
    I used size 3 needles, as I do for all DK socks, and 44 sts. for a pair of women's socks. The finished size was perfect and they feel wonderful on my feet.
    One skein was just right for one pair with a finished leg of 7 1/2" and heel to toe of 9 1/4" with enough left over for any future darning of thinning heels.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Too ropy for me...

    ...for socks...but I ripped out the sock-in-progress and made the yarn into a glorious vest. Other users of this yarn tell me it softens with washing, but I felt it...Read complete review

    ...for socks...but I ripped out the sock-in-progress and made the yarn into a glorious vest. Other users of this yarn tell me it softens with washing, but I felt it was a bit too ropy for socks. Your mileage may vary, and the colors are gorgeous. Also I recommended this yarn to some new knitters because it works up quickly. A very fine yarn, just not my preference for socks. I'd buy it again in a minute, however, for other uses!

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    5.0

    Happy Feet DK

    By ayball

    from Ann Arbor, MI

    About Me Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good Weight
    • Hides Mistakes
    • Knits Quickly
    • Machine Washable
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Baby blanket
      • Gloves
      • Hats
      • Scarves
      • Socks
      • Sweaters

      Comments about Plymouth Yarn Happy Feet DK:

      I made a baby blanket and used different DK super wash yarns. I needed one to blend in. This is a verynice yarn and easy to work with. I have not washed yet, but i am expected to do well. It is warm and soft.

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      • No

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      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Happy Feet DK

      By Steph

      from Pendleton, Oregon

      About Me Novice

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Dyed Evenly
      • Good Weight
      • Machine Washable
      • Nice Texture

      Cons

      • Stretches

      Best Uses

      • Scarves

      Comments about Plymouth Yarn Happy Feet DK:

      This yarn is soft supple and easy to knit with. I enjoy using fine yarn like this to knit both shawls and scarves. Plymouth Yarns have a great selection for socks, scarves and shawls. This yarn is some of the best I've ever knit with.

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      4.0

      Very nice yarn....

      By Maria O

      from Brandon, FL

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Dyed Evenly
      • Good Weight
      • Nice Texture
      • Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Plymouth Yarn Happy Feet DK:

          I used this yarn for a baby blanket. It was soft and very easy to use. I am very particular about my yarns; I enjoy working with yarn that doesn't feel "fake". The color was perfect and I was not at all disappointed.

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          5.0

          Happy Feet make your feet very happy

          By M.A. the "fiddler"

          from Danbury, CT

          About Me Artist, Enthusiast, Parent

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Socks

            Comments about Plymouth Yarn Happy Feet DK:

            Easy yarn to work with and knits up beautifully.

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            4.0

            Very pleased

            By warpedweaver

            from Palmer, Alaska

            About Me Artist, Enthusiast, Grandmother, Knitter, Parent, Weaver

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Hand Great Color
            • Good Weight
            • Soft

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Hats
              • Scarves
              • Socks

              Comments about Plymouth Yarn Happy Feet DK:

              I am very please with the softness, the size and the color combinations. I have begun to warp scarves with this variegated yarn and weave with it as well.

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              5.0

              so nice

              By CarlaBum

              from Lansing, MI

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Good Weight
              • Nice Texture

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Socks

                Comments about Plymouth Yarn Happy Feet DK:

                have only had a chance to wear the socks once so can't comment on wear but it was lovely to knit and feels just great on the feet!

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                • No

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                4.0

                Nice to knit with

                By Compulsive sock knitter

                from Seattle, WA

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Machine Washable
                • Nice Texture
                • Soft

                Cons

                • Large Socks Take 2 Skeins

                Best Uses

                • Gloves
                • Hats
                • Socks

                Comments about Plymouth Yarn Happy Feet DK:

                It feels really good while knitting. I hope it wears well.

                Needed another 1/4 of a skein for men's size large socks.

                Wish it came in solid colors, too! I'd buy more.

                Service and delivery comments:

                Customer service is awesome! The post office lost my package and Webs put a replacement in the mail the same day I called. It arrived 3 days later.

                Comment on this review

                 
                5.0

                Fabulous yarn

                By Lumi

                from Madison, MS

                About Me Enthusiast

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Good Weight
                • Knits evenly
                • Knits Quickly
                • Soft

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Scarves
                  • Sweaters

                  Comments about Plymouth Yarn Happy Feet DK:

                  Great yarn. Used it for an infinity scarf and now I'm knitting a sweater. The stitches come out extremely even and beautiful. I think it's a little too thick for socks but that's just my opinion. I live in the south. No need for thick socks here.Haven't had the chance to wash it yet.

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                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  love this sock yarn

                  By nmj

                  from Brooklyn, CT

                  About Me Artist, Enthusiast, Expert

                  Pros

                  • Dyed Evenly
                  • Easy To Fix
                  • Good Weight
                  • Hides Mistakes
                  • Knits Quickly
                  • Lovely to work with
                  • Machine Washable
                  • Nice Texture
                  • Soft

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Socks

                    Comments about Plymouth Yarn Happy Feet DK:

                    This is a wonderful sock yarn. I initially bought 4 skeins and came back for several more. The texture is great and I was very pleased with the finished socks.
                    I used size 3 needles, as I do for all DK socks, and 44 sts. for a pair of women's socks. The finished size was perfect and they feel wonderful on my feet.
                    One skein was just right for one pair with a finished leg of 7 1/2" and heel to toe of 9 1/4" with enough left over for any future darning of thinning heels.

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                    • No

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                    5.0

                    I love this yarn for socks and warmers

                    By av

                    from Minneapolis, MN

                    About Me Novice, Parent

                    See all my reviews

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Socks

                      Comments about Plymouth Yarn Happy Feet DK:

                      I made several pair of socks for Christmas gifts. Then I got a request for leg warmers for a daughter-in-law that runs. They are perfect and so soft. Very nice to work with as well. The yarn doesn't unravel and makes nice even stitches. It was my first time of knitting socks and it was a success.

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