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Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky Discontinued Colors

Misti Alpaca's popular chunky weight yarn is now available in a hand paint version. Hand Paint Chunky is a  lightly twisted two-ply chunky alpaca, as soft as any product we’ve had the pleasure to work with; it's just yummy. It knits up quickly and is great for garments and accessories. Enjoy a great price on these discontinued colors! Made in Peru.

Content:
100% Baby Alpaca
Care:
Hand Wash
Weight/Yardage:
100g/108yd
Gauge:
3.5 sts = 1" on US 10
Knitting Weight:
Bulky
$25.60 hank $13.99 hank
SORRY, THIS ITEM IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE

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Misti AlpacaHand Paint Chunky Discontinued Colors
 
4.7

(based on 14 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Soft (12)
  • Knits quickly (11)
  • Good weight (10)
  • Nice texture (10)
  • Dyed evenly (6)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Scarves (9)
    • Hats (6)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (7), Parent (6), Artist (5)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (14)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Soft and lovely

    I love the feel of this yarn and the colors. I am making a shawl to add to a scarf to make it into a shrug. My husband loves it, too. I used...Read complete review

    I love the feel of this yarn and the colors. I am making a shawl to add to a scarf to make it into a shrug. My husband loves it, too. I used extra-large needles to make it go further and emphasize the soft feel.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Closeout yarn Chunky Alpaca

    I have used this yarn many times and loved it. However when I received by shipment I was terribly disappointed as it was faded and looked like old stock. Also, I could not...Read complete review

    I have used this yarn many times and loved it. However when I received by shipment I was terribly disappointed as it was faded and looked like old stock. Also, I could not return these items as they were a Closeout item. Lesson learned after spending over $70.00

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    5.0

    beautiful stuff

    By diane

    from chicago

    About Me Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good Weight
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Scarves

      Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky Discontinued Colors:

      I haven't used this yarn yet-it just is in my "collection", but the colors are absolutely gorgeous.

      Service and delivery comments:

      this order came super fast, in great shape.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      Comment on this review

       
      5.0

      A must for todays crocheter

      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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Hats
        • Mittens
        • Scarves

        Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky Discontinued Colors:

        Make up quickly, colors are beautiful. Makes beautiful scarves, hats, cowls and mittens. I always get raving reviews with the finished products made.

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        • No

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        5.0

        Softest yarn ever

        By flo

        from CA

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Dyed Evenly
        • Good Weight
        • Nice Texture
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky Discontinued Colors:

            beautiful soft yarn, I highly recommend it.

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            • No

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            5.0

            Wonderful

            By running and knitting the day away

            from Contra Costa, CA

            About Me Novice

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Beautiful color
            • Easy To Fix
            • Knits Quickly
            • Nice Texture
            • Soft

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Blanket
              • Scarves

              Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky Discontinued Colors:

              I am using this yarn to make a blanket for myself and I can not wait! Love the color and the feel of they yarn and this is a great price for it.

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              • No

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              5.0

              absolutely beautiful

              By Kestrelrn

              from Appleton, WI

              About Me Artist, Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Hats
                • Scarves

                Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky Discontinued Colors:

                I knew of this yarn from my LYS, but at this price I couldn't resist. WEBS has excellent service and a large variety. You all do a great job!

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                • No

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                5.0

                A must for todays crocheter

                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
                • Knits Quickly
                • Nice Texture
                • Soft

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Hats
                  • Scarves

                  Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky Discontinued Colors:

                  Crochets up quickly for use in todays many patterns. Very warm and soft. Color variations are the best.

                  Service and delivery comments:

                  Delivery was prompt, in excellent condition and on time.

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                  • No

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                  5.0

                  hand painted Misti Alpaca

                  By Kim

                  from Winnetka, IL

                  About Me Parent

                  See all my reviews

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Good Weight
                  • Knits Quickly
                  • Nice Texture
                  • Soft

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Scarves

                    Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky Discontinued Colors:

                    Making blanket and scarves!

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                    • No

                    Comment on this review

                     
                    5.0

                    Awesome texture

                    By Mini Mum 4

                    from Peaceful Bay, Western Australia

                    About Me Enthusiast, Parent

                    See all my reviews

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky Discontinued Colors:

                        As yet to use it, need to finish umpteen other UFO's.

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                        • No

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                        5.0

                        Colors galore

                        By Litzle

                        from Santa Fe, NM

                        About Me Happy Old Knitter

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Good Weight
                        • Knits Quickly
                        • Soft

                        Cons

                        • None

                        Best Uses

                        • Vests

                        Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky Discontinued Colors:

                        I like to knit with large needles! But yarn must be light so that scarves, sweaters or vests are not too heavy!

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                        • No

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                        5.0

                        so soft and such beautiful colors

                        By domguyane

                        from Kourou, french Guiana

                        About Me Enthusiast

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Beautiful colors
                        • Knits Quickly
                        • Nice Texture
                        • Soft

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Hats
                          • Scarves

                          Comments about Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky Discontinued Colors:

                          I'm disappointed that some much loved colors dont exist anymore, but Hand Paint Chunky is my favorite yarn for hats, heavy weight scarfs and shawls, and I intend to make some sweaters

                          Service and delivery comments:

                          Fast, serious

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                          • No

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