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    Knit One Crochet Too Seda Rustica

    Knit One Crochet Too Seda Rustica is an uncommon blend of delicious, drapey silk and downy-soft baby llama. This worsted weight yarn has a nubbly texture with some shine to it. Seda Rustica is woolen-spun: the fibers are carded before spinning, so they fluff up a bit in the strand. This makes for lots of loft, warmer garments, and also a bit of fuzzy texture. Truly one of a kind, Seda Rustica is sumptuously soft. Made in Argentina.

    Content:
    70% Silk/ 30% Baby Llama
    Care:
    Hand Wash, Dry Flat
    Weight/Yardage:
    100g/218yds
    Gauge:
    4-4.25 sts = 1" on US 7-8
    Knitting Weight:
    Worsted
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          1.0

          Seda Rustica disappointing

          By Realtor Rif

          from Lincoln, NE

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                Comments about Knit One Crochet Too Seda Rustica:

                this yarn cannot withstand even slight pulling, it tears into pieces and I spent too much time tying knots, I would not use this yarn again.

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                1.0

                The strength and luster of dryer lint

                By Northern knitter

                from Prince George, BC

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                Pros

                • Texture

                Cons

                • Fragile
                • Inconsistent
                • Inconsistent quality
                • Lots Of Knots
                • Too many knots
                • Weak

                Best Uses

                • Doubled W Stronger Yarn

                Comments about Knit One Crochet Too Seda Rustica:

                I purchased four skeins of this, with plans for an over-sized drapey cowl. It does have a pleasing "rustic" texture, but also seems to be made up of the left-over short-staple leavings of poor quality silk and baby llama. The yarn has a large number of knots in every skein (varies by skein), and the worst skein (Amethyst dye lot 35567) was so weak that I trouble winding it off the skein - it broke every couple of feet. Very disappointing. It could be saved by using it doubled with a stronger silk yarn, but why bother when there are so many nice yarns out there? I was very disappointed.

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                5.0

                so soft!!!

                By Judyb

                from Blue Bell, PA

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                Pros

                • Beautiful drape
                • Good stitch definition
                • Soft feel

                Cons

                • Skeins Difficult To Wind

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                  Comments about Knit One Crochet Too Seda Rustica:

                  using it for a long A-line vest. The drape and hand of this yarn is gorgeous.

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                  2.0

                  Unique yarn

                  By Knitpicker

                  from Oregon

                  Pros

                  • Gorgeous colors
                  • Rustic Look And Feel

                  Cons

                  • No Resilience
                  • Splits Easily

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                    Comments about Knit One Crochet Too Seda Rustica:

                    True to its name, it has a great rustic feel, like raw silk. However, it has no resilience and would require a special pattern, perhaps a light jacket using double stranded or combined with another resilient yarn for a scarf. I found it too wimpy for a scarf single stranded. When I finished my scarf project and was tying off, the remaining yarn simply came apart as I gave it a gentle tug. This would not be good for a fringe on a scarf, as people tend to 'play' with fringes.

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