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    Plymouth Yarn Tweed

    Super soft lambswool and beautiful tweeded colors make this a great yarn for your next knit.
    Made in England
    Content:
    100% Wool
    Care:
    Hand Wash
    Weight/Yardage:
    50g/109yd
    Gauge:
    4 sts = 1" on US 8
    Knitting Weight:
    Worsted
    $6.99 ball $3.29 ball
    SORRY, THIS ITEM IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE
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    Plymouth YarnTweed
     
    3.7

    (based on 7 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (3)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (1)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (2)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (1)

    83%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Good weight (3)

    Cons

    • Coarse (3)

    Best Uses

    • Sweaters (4)
    • Hats (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (4)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (6)

    Reviewed by 7 customers

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    5.0

    Deliciously soft

    By Froggielorraine

    from Olympia, WA

    About Me Art quilter, Book binder, Collage artist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Knits Quickly
    • Machine Washable
    • Nice Texture
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Sweaters

      Comments about Plymouth Yarn Tweed:

      I'm knitting a sweater/jacket with this yarn and am very happy with the look of the fabric as it knits up. The color and texture are very pretty, and I'm pleased that it's super-wash, so care will be simpler. It knits up quickly without being super bulky.

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      5.0

      Love this yarn!!!

      By Dyepot

      from Shenandoah Valley in VA

      About Me Artist, Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Beautifully tweeded
      • Easy To Fix
      • Good stitch definition
      • Good Weight
      • Great hand
      • Hides Mistakes
      • Knits Quickly
      • Sturdy

      Cons

      • It's Discontinued

      Best Uses

      • Aran Knitting
      • Fair Isle knitting
      • Felting
      • Gloves
      • Hats
      • Scarves
      • Sweaters

      Comments about Plymouth Yarn Tweed:

      Colors are fabulous. Can't imagine why it was discontinued. Get on the ball Plymouth! I would definitly buy more of this yarn. If not this same one, then how about something comparable? It was a good price point too!

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      3.0

      Nice but scratchy

      By MerryMac

      from Rochester, NY

      About Me Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Dyed Evenly
      • Easy To Fix
      • Good Weight

      Cons

      • Coarse

      Best Uses

      • Hats
      • Scarves
      • Sweaters

      Comments about Plymouth Yarn Tweed:

      This knits fairly easily, and was easy to get back on the needles after I had to rip out a few rows. However, I wouldn't recommend it for next-to-skin wear - it's scratchy and coarse. That being said, it would work well for anything you might wear outdoors, like hats, scarves, or sweaters. The fabric is sturdy and dense. I am knitting a sweater with cables and they look nice in this yarn.

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      4.0

      Beautiful Yarn - bummer it is discontinu

      By Diane

      from Quincy, MA

      About Me Artist, Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Good Weight
      • Nice Texture

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Gloves
        • Hats
        • Sweaters

        Comments about Plymouth Yarn Tweed:

        When I found out that this color (and, I believe, yarn) is discontinued, I bought what I could. I'm still trying to make a decision as to what I will knit with it. Beautiful color!

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        (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        Very rough yarn

        By mawee

        from CT

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        Pros

          Cons

          • Coarse

          Best Uses

          • Rugs

          Comments about Plymouth Yarn Tweed:

          I used this yarn to make a toy kitty to stuff. When I crocheted the magic loop and pulled the yarn to close the loop the yarn broke. This yarn has no elasticity whatsoever and it is not soft

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          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          3.0

          sturdy home decor

          By tab

          from danville, ca

          Pros

            Cons

            • Coarse

            Best Uses

              Comments about Plymouth Yarn Tweed:

              Sturdy,somewhat rough -- perhaps too rough for anything touching the skin directly. Using to knit cabled pillow covers for family room and very happy with the result

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              (16 of 17 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Amazing colors!

              By Anonymous

              from Petaluma, CA

              Comments about Plymouth Yarn Tweed:

              I love the colors of this yarn! It is pretty soft, maybe not "scarf" soft, but I could wear this next to the skin. I can't get enough of this, MUST HAVE SWEATER QUANTITIES OF MULTIPLE COLORS.

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