Filatura Di Crosa Solare -  ()
Filatura Di Crosa Solare -  ()
Filatura Di Crosa Solare -  ()
Filatura Di Crosa Solare -  ()
Filatura Di Crosa Solare -  ()
Filatura Di Crosa Solare -  ()
Filatura Di Crosa Solare -  ()
Filatura Di Crosa Solare -  ()
Filatura Di Crosa Solare -  ()
  • Fiber Content: 77% Cotton/ 17% Viscose/ 6% Nylon
  • Weight: Worsted
  • Gauge: 5 sts = 1" on US 6
  • Weight/Yardage: 50g/103yds
  • Care: Hand Wash, Dry Flat
  • Country Of Origin: Italy

Filatura Di Crosa Solare

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Filatura di Crosa Solare is constructed with tufts of color that are twisted into a loosely plied cotton blend. Your finished fabric will be loaded with texture and pops of color. 

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FILATURA DI CROSASolare
 
4.3

(based on 8 reviews)

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3.0

Very difficult to knit, especially if you have to rip out.

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from Philadelphia PA

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Comments about FILATURA DI CROSA Solare:

The colors and texture are great. Teheran is somewhat split, and the nubs are a pain if you have to rip out a few rows; you may want to use lifelines.

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5.0

Filatura

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from beacon, ny

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Comments about FILATURA DI CROSA Solare:

Delightful to work with ... light, flowing beautifully ...

 
5.0

Nice and unique texture

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from CA

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Comments about FILATURA DI CROSA Solare:

This is a nice yarn that would be good for trendy sweaters. I love the texture and will use with another yarn in my stash to create a Chanel like cardigan. Perfect for this summer!

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4.0

Interesting texture

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from Bend, OR

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Comments about FILATURA DI CROSA Solare:

I bought this yarn because I'm having an obsession with white and blue this season. But I'm liking the top I knit up so much, I'd buy this yarn in other colors as well. The viscose content creates the shiny neps, but it also makes the fabric drapier than an all cotton yarn would be. I wouldn't recommend this yarn for anything that needs elasticity. I made a breezy, trapeze V-neck blouse, a great pick for pattern because it's meant to swing and drape. The neps aren't difficult to knit, as long as you work carefully and avoid snagging them. I did find that to seam the sweater, I had to cut and pull out the rayon filament, that left the cotton yarn to sew with. With any short ends of the rayon yarn, I then unraveled the neps and wove in the resulting thread. Don't wear any jewelry that will snag when you work with or wear a sweater made with this yarn, as the shiny filaments easily catch. Makes textured, summery fabric good for tops, or as a contrast edging to add interesting detail.

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4.0

Nice summer garment yarn

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from North Augusta SC

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Pros

  • Easy care, light weight yarn with subtle sheen.

Cons

  • Tricky to knit with, due to nubs.

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    Comments about FILATURA DI CROSA Solare:

    I found the nubs to bleed onto towel, where the finished and washed sweater was laid flat to dry. This did not affect the sweater fabric otherwise. The recipient ( my sister) of this sweater loved it!

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    5.0

    LOVE this yarn!

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    from Huntingdon Valley, PA

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    Comments about FILATURA DI CROSA Solare:

    Because of the nubs, I definitely have to pay attention - but the effort is worth it. This looks especially good in a Tunisian simple stitch.

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    4.0

    I like this textured yarn

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    from Lincoln, RI

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    Comments about FILATURA DI CROSA Solare:

    I have knit and crocheted with it. I intend to try weaving with it.

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    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    Nice with a caution

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    from Santa Fe, New Mexico

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    Pros

      Cons

      • threads not wound tightly around each other, so
      • threads separate very easily. Have to pay attent

      Best Uses

      • I am making a sweater. Yarn looks "cottony" so h

      Comments about FILATURA DI CROSA Solare:

      Yarn is very pretty. Nubs of secondary color add a lot to the appeal. Would buy it again, keeping in mind the tendency for the threads to separate.

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