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Rowan Wool Cotton

Wool Cotton has been in the Rowan range for many years and owes its longevity to the high twist in the spinning which helps create knitted designs with a beautiful drape and great stitch definition.This soft, beautifully twisted merino/cotton blend is perfect for lighter garments and children's items.  Made in Italy

Content:
50% Merino Wool/50% Cotton
Care:
Machine Wash Gentle Cold, Dry Flat
Weight/Yardage:
50g/123yd
Gauge:
5.5-6 sts = 1" on US 5-6
Knitting Weight:
DK
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RowanWool Cotton
 
4.4

(based on 7 reviews)

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Pros

  • Good weight (5)
  • Soft (4)
  • Knits quickly (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Sweaters (5)
    • Scarves (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
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    3.0

    Yarn quality good, but watch for knots!

    By Heidi

    from Maine

    Verified Buyer

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          Comments about Rowan Wool Cotton:

          I like the yarn. It appears to work up fine, but watch for knots in each ball! That can be annoying when you run into one after only two inches of work!

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          • No

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          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Soft and supple

          By Nan

          from Severna Park, MD

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Good Weight
          • Knits Quickly
          • Nice Texture
          • Soft

          Cons

          • Spliced Often

          Best Uses

          • Sweaters

          Comments about Rowan Wool Cotton:

          This is a great yarn to work with. It is soft and supple. I hope that once it is washed it is still as soft. My only complaint is that every skein had a section that was spliced together. Because I had to weave these ends in, it took more yarn than the directions called for.

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          • No

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          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          The Perfect yarn!

          By Sighle

          from Rhode Island

          About Me Artist, Librarian, Linguist, Musician

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Dyed Evenly
          • Easy To Fix
          • Even Texture
          • Good Weight
          • Knits Quickly
          • Nice Texture

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Gloves
            • Hats
            • Scarves
            • Sweaters

            Comments about Rowan Wool Cotton:

            Rowan's wool cotton is the perfect yarn, a go-to yarn for a slew of projects you might want to do. It is a great weight for three season wear. It is suitable for indoor or outdoor garments. I love the colorways of which I choose what a colleague calls, 'coastal' colors. I have made at least six garments with this yarn and am planning more!

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            • No

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            (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

             
            3.0

            Great yarn but pills with wear

            By Leila tricote

            from Jacksonville, FL

            Pros

            • Good Weight
            • Soft

            Cons

            • Pills

            Best Uses

            • Sweaters

            Comments about Rowan Wool Cotton:

            The striped sweater I knit with this came out great. The yarn is soft, easy to work and it knits quickly for the weight.
            The only thing was that after I wore the sweater a couple of times the yarn got fuzzy, which looks messy in the area where the 2 stripe colors meet. And it pills in the under arm area and wherever there is friction.
            So it's a bit disappointing because the sweater won't look good very long and at this price, I'd expect more wear.

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            • No

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            (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Best yarn ever!

            By Puccini

            from Santa Fe

            About Me Parent

            Pros

            • Dyed Evenly
            • Good Weight
            • Machine Washable
            • Soft

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Gloves
              • Scarves
              • Socks
              • Sweaters

              Comments about Rowan Wool Cotton:

              This yarn is too often overlooked. It's perfect for stitch defined projects. It's a true sport weight yarn and it behaves! Washes beautifully, knit in classic designs, it will last forever and be cool enough for all seasons and soft-resilient enough for the most rambunctious baby. I love it!

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              (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              A perfect blend

              By Sabrinaleena

              from Ardmore, Ok

              About Me Enthusiast

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Good Weight
              • Knits Quickly
              • Shows cable stitches
              • Soft

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Scarves
                • Sweaters

                Comments about Rowan Wool Cotton:

                I'm using this yarn to knit a cabled sweater. When deciding on what to order, I made sure to choose a yarn that would show off cable stitches. This is the one! I can honestly see myself finishing my project with this. (Which I'm normally terrible at!)

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                • No

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                (12 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Very Soft - Great stitch definition

                By Anonymous

                from Undisclosed

                Comments about Rowan Wool Cotton:

                I needed a specific color of Debbie Bliss cashmerino which was not available, so someone recommended I use this yarn as a substitute which had the color. I was very pleased with it. This yarn is very soft to the touch, can be used against a newborn's skin, knits up very nicely, has a soft drape, yet does not loose it's shape and has great stitch definition. I will use. I feel this is a good all season yarn and definitly will use it again.

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