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Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Sock Discontinued Colors

Misti Hand Paint Sock Yarn is a cozy addition to the Misti Alpaca line. The colors are gorgeous and you won't believe how soft the finished socks are! What a treat for the feet! Hand Paint Sock would also be great for heavier weight shawls and wraps. Made in Peru.

Content:
50% Alpaca/30% Merino/10% Silk/10% Nylon
Care:
Hand Wash, Dry Flat
Weight/Yardage:
100g/437yd
Gauge:
7 sts = 1" on US 2
Knitting Weight:
Sock
$23.20 hank $13.79 hank
SORRY, THIS ITEM IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE

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Misti AlpacaHand Paint Sock Discontinued Colors
 
4.7

(based on 17 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (12)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 3 Stars

     

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Soft (15)
  • Nice texture (14)
  • Good weight (11)
  • Knits quickly (7)
  • Dyed evenly (6)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Socks (13)
    • Scarves (9)
    • Gloves (8)
    • Hats (6)
    • Sweaters (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (12), Artist (5), Parent (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (16)

    Reviewed by 17 customers

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    4.0

    This sock yarn makes a great shawl.

    By ventjan

    from Ventura CA

    About Me Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good Weight
    • Knits Quickly
    • Nice Texture
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Gloves
      • Hats
      • Scarves
      • Socks

      Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Sock Discontinued Colors:

      Good stuff.

      Service and delivery comments:

      Happy with service, packing, everything.

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      • No

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      4.0

      Super Soft and Fluffy

      By Michelle R.

      from Atlanta, GA

      About Me Artist, Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Good Weight
      • Nice Texture
      • Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Scarves

        Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Sock Discontinued Colors:

        I'm working on a crocheted chemo cap with this yarn and hoping that it's going to lay properly when it's finished without being too much of a "quitter". The swatch (I actually swatched!) is very soft and has beautiful drape, which is why I suggest it for scarves. I don't know how to knit socks, so I can't say for sure, but it seems like it would be too loose for a crocheted sock - not enough bounce-back.

        The colors are lovely and the only trouble I had was trying to frog a small piece I had started that wasn't working correctly - the fine fibers knotted up in the tighter stitches that were crocheted in the round. I had to end up cutting off a small, two-round chunk that I couldn't salvage. It wound nicely on a yarn-ball winder (without a swift).

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        5.0

        Too pretty for just socks

        By Ellie

        from Charlottesville, VA

        About Me Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Hides Mistakes
        • Soft
        • Vibrant Color

        Cons

        • Color bleeds

        Best Uses

        • Hats
        • Scarves
        • Socks

        Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Sock Discontinued Colors:

        I've made a hat and three scarves with different color ways of this yarn--all are soft and beautiful! Thanks to the Web's sale, this hand dyed yarn is also affordable. A note to other buyers: do a swatch and see if the color stays. I had a darker blue color in this yarn that bled on my fingers and needles, but a good soak solved that problem. Lovely yarn!

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        5.0

        Great product in unbeatable alpaca

        By Alpaca Lady in Barnum

        from Barnum, MN.

        About Me Artist, Enthusiast, Parent

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        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Gloves
          • Hats
          • Scarves
          • Socks
          • Sweaters

          Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Sock Discontinued Colors:

          I have been using this product to make a patterned-cable hats. This has produced the best patterns and cables that I have ever been able to make. It is so easy to work with, producing the best end results. I would like to see more color combinations.

          Service and delivery comments:

          Once again delivery was prompt and package arrived in excellent condition.

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          • No

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          5.0

          Nice.

          By intactivist knits

          from Denver, CO

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          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Good Weight
          • Nice Texture
          • Soft

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Gloves
            • Socks

            Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Sock Discontinued Colors:

            Beautiful colours. Soft

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            4.0

            Beautiful yarn

            By NA

            from Austin, MN

            About Me Enthusiast

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Dyed Evenly
            • Nice Texture
            • Soft

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Sock Discontinued Colors:

                I have not started a project with this yarn yet so don't know how it will knit. It is beautiful yarn, wonderful color. Feels great on my hands, I'm sure it will make feets feel good too.

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                5.0

                One can never have enough of this yarn

                By Alpaca Lady in Barnum

                from Barnum, MN.

                About Me Artist, Enthusiast, Parent

                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Felting
                  • Gloves
                  • Hats
                  • Scarves
                  • Shawls
                  • Socks
                  • Sweaters

                  Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Sock Discontinued Colors:

                  I will use it for crocheting various hats, fingerless gloves, scarves, Mobius, and accessories. It not only is a very warm yarn, but it is also light weight and makes beautiful patterns. I really like to make a pattern with cables with this yarn.

                  Service and delivery comments:

                  Delivery was prompt and arrived in very good condition.

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                  • No

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                  5.0

                  Great color combinations to work with

                  By Alpaca Lady in Barnum

                  from Barnum, MN.

                  About Me Artist

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                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Felting
                    • Gloves
                    • Hats
                    • Scarves
                    • Socks
                    • Sweaters

                    Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Sock Discontinued Colors:

                    Very good color combinations, many different items which can be used for. It has a very soft handle and of course is also very warm.

                    Service and delivery comments:

                    Delivery was prompt, package arrived in a perfect condition, nothing was damaged, very respectful, helpful delivery person

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                    5.0

                    Wonderfully soft, Good color varigation

                    By Kalia357

                    from Hoffman Estates, IL

                    About Me Artist

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Knits Quickly
                    • Nice Texture
                    • Soft

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Scarves
                      • Socks

                      Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Sock Discontinued Colors:

                      This yarn is quite wonderful. It is very soft, knits quickly, and keeps its shape no matter how many unravelings I had to do. The color varigation is very nice, as well. It is mostly blue and tan, with dark denim, lighter denim, tan, gray and some lavender. The texture has a few stray fuzzes, but that is what alpaca yarn will do.

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                      5.0

                      LOVE

                      By Kylie

                      from Beaumont TX

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Good Weight
                      • Nice Texture
                      • Soft

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Socks

                        Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Sock Discontinued Colors:

                        Gorgeous colorways and soooo soft :)

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                        • No

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