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Plymouth Yarn Covington

Plymouth Covington is a machine washable cotton yarn with a beautiful sheen and great colors to choose from. This soft cotton will make great warm weather garments. Made in Brazil.

Content:
100% Mercerized Cotton
Care:
Machine Wash Cold, Dry Flat
Weight/Yardage:
100g/184yds
Gauge:
4.5 sts = 1" on US 7
Knitting Weight:
Worsted
$11.99 hank $5.79 hank
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Plymouth YarnCovington
 
4.6

(based on 17 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (12)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Nice texture (15)
  • Good weight (14)
  • Soft (14)
  • Dyed evenly (13)
  • Machine washable (13)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Sweaters (13)
  • Hats (6)
  • Scarves (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (10), Artist (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (16)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Love Covington!

I made a striped summer sweater using moss and blue. They look very nice together. I didn't particularly like knitting with this yarn as it is slippery, but I like the garment. I...Read complete review

I made a striped summer sweater using moss and blue. They look very nice together. I didn't particularly like knitting with this yarn as it is slippery, but I like the garment. I knit using the Portuguese method because that seemed to keep the tension better. Also one of the skeins had several knots, which I thought I could just knit through, but ended up ripping it out. Overall liked the yarn. I am finishing up the sweater now, so I will have to see how comfortable it is to wear in the summer.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Not my favorite

I bought this to knit a baby blanket and was excited to get it on a great sale. My mom specifically wanted a cotton blanket and asked for colors that weren't available in the...Read complete review

I bought this to knit a baby blanket and was excited to get it on a great sale. My mom specifically wanted a cotton blanket and asked for colors that weren't available in the yarn I usually use for cotton projects. So I had to find something new.
This yarn wasn't anywhere near as soft as I would like for a baby blanket, the texture, although not coarse, wasn't very plush and it's very shiny. Just not my cup of tea. Also in ONE SKEIN of this yarn I encountered THREE knots!! In a yarn of this quality and price I would expect MUCH better than that. Ridiculous. I also had problems with it unraveling and with individual threads that had snapped throughout the yarn.
Unfortunately, I'm stuck with it for this project although I'm unhappy with it.

Reviewed by 17 customers

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4.0

Soft multi strand

By knitting Buffalo

from Syracuse, NY

About Me Artist, Enthusiast

See all my reviews

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Good Weight
  • Knits Quickly
  • Machine Washable
  • Soft

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Scarves
    • Sweaters

    Comments about Plymouth Yarn Covington:

    I'm planning on making some warm weather tops that might double as cooler weather vests

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    Comment on this review

     
    4.0

    colors are great

    By shar

    from worcester, ma

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Dyed Evenly
    • Good Weight
    • Nice Texture
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Plymouth Yarn Covington:

        Rec'd yarn - it looks and feels great - have not knitted w/it yet as I am finishing up another knitting project - will send my review upon using it.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        Comment on this review

         
        5.0

        Beautiful sheen

        By GRBS

        from Minneapolis, MN

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Nice Texture
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Plymouth Yarn Covington:

            I have been using this yarn held double to make a baby blanket. It is very soft and shows the stitch definition very well. The colors are pretty and it has a nice sheen to it. Only downside I noticed was that it splits a tiny bit but it's really not bad at all. This is probably one of my favorite cotton yarns.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            Comment on this review

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Currently My Favorite Cotton

            By Judy

            from Washington, DC

            About Me Enthusiast, Veteran knitter

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Sweaters

              Comments about Plymouth Yarn Covington:

              This yarn knits up beautifully. I like it so much that I've ordered it in multiple colors.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              Comment on this review

              (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              love this yarn

              By Shirley the horse lady

              from upstate NY

              About Me Enthusiast

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Sweaters

                Comments about Plymouth Yarn Covington:

                Great for kids sweaters, washable, good stitch definition.

                Service and delivery comments:

                Prompt delivery arrived in good condition.

                I have to add this about Webs.
                If you have never been to the store, GO!I think I started drooling the minute I walked in and didn't stop until I left. I have had great experience with on line ordering and just love these people. Great prices, esp. yarn on sale, and colors on website true to color.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                Comment on this review

                (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                Love Covington!

                By Lorart

                from Worcester MA

                About Me Artist, Enthusiast

                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                • Twists Up

                Best Uses

                • Scarves
                • Sweaters

                Comments about Plymouth Yarn Covington:

                I made a striped summer sweater using moss and blue. They look very nice together. I didn't particularly like knitting with this yarn as it is slippery, but I like the garment. I knit using the Portuguese method because that seemed to keep the tension better. Also one of the skeins had several knots, which I thought I could just knit through, but ended up ripping it out. Overall liked the yarn. I am finishing up the sweater now, so I will have to see how comfortable it is to wear in the summer.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                Comment on this review

                (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Excellent cotton yarn!

                By Adeline317

                from Evansville, IN

                About Me Retired grandma

                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Baby Clothes
                  • Gloves
                  • Hats
                  • Scarves
                  • Sweaters

                  Comments about Plymouth Yarn Covington:

                  Quality cotton yarn at a great price. I have used this yarn for a variety of things including scarves, baby clothes, gloves and more. I love the way it feels when I'm knitting. . . .no shredding, splitting, etc. It's easy to pick up a pattern when interrupted. Having worked with a number of cotton yarns, this remains one of my favorites. Would recommend to others!

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                  • No

                  Comment on this review

                  (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Exceptional quality yarn

                  By Adeline317

                  from Evansville, IN

                  About Me Retired grandma

                  See all my reviews

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Baby items
                    • Gloves
                    • Hats
                    • Scarves
                    • Sweaters

                    Comments about Plymouth Yarn Covington:

                    I use this yarn for almost anything. Have even used it for teaching others to knit or crochet. Easy to work with whether knitting or crocheting. Patterns are quickly established and followed. I call this "my go to yarn". Would readily recommend to others.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    Comment on this review

                    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    love it!

                    By knitwise

                    from Lincoln, CA

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                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Good Weight
                    • Knits Quickly
                    • Nice Texture

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Sweaters

                      Comments about Plymouth Yarn Covington:

                      I couldn't wait to start knitting with this yarn.. Making a summer tee.

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

                      Comment on this review

                      (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      4.0

                      Beautiful Colours

                      By Gigi

                      from Victoria, BC

                      About Me Enthusiast

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

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

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Plymouth Yarn Covington:

                          I used this wool to knit a log cabin baby blanket. The colours were vibrant and the finished product is gorgeous.

                          Service and delivery comments:

                          Delivery was fast - even to Canada!

                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • Yes

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