Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Almond (103)
  • Fiber Content: 100% Superwash Wool
  • Weight: Worsted
  • Gauge: 5sts = 1" on US 7
  • Weight/Yardage: 100g/219yd
  • Care: Machine Wash
  • Country Of Origin: Romania

Rowan Pure Wool Worsted

$11.50 – $13.95
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Rowan Pure Wool Superwash Worsted is the ultimate "work-horse" yarn! In 100% superwash wool and a worsted weight, this yarn is an easy choice for everything from blankets to sweaters to accessories—and with the astounding range of colors, you really can't go wrong. 

Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Almond (103)
(103) Almond
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Black (109)
(109) Black
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Cardinal (136)
(136) Cardinal
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Charcoal Gray (155)
(155) Charcoal Gray
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Damson (150)
(150) Damson
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Electric (143)
(143) Electric
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Gold (133)
(133) Gold
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Granite (111)
(111) Granite
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Hawthorn (141)
(141) Hawthorn
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Ivory (101)
(101) Ivory
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Jade (127)
(127) Jade
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Lagoon (186)
(186) Lagoon
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Magenta (119)
(119) Magenta
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Mallard (144)
(144) Mallard
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Mole (157)
(157) Mole
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Moonstone (112)
(112) Moonstone
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Olive (125)
(125) Olive
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Oxford (148)
(148) Oxford
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Oxygen (137)
(137) Oxygen
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Periwinkle (146)
(146) Periwinkle
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Plum (122)
(122) Plum
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Pretty Pink (113)
(113) Pretty Pink
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Rich Red (124)
(124) Rich Red
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Rust (106)
(106) Rust
$13.95
Rowan Pure Wool Worsted - Soft Cream (102)
(102) Soft Cream
$13.95

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11.5Pure Wool Worsted
 
4.6

(based on 7 reviews)

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5.0

Excellent quality

By 

from Newburyport,MA

Verified Buyer

Comments about 11.50 Pure Wool Worsted:

Purchased for a med weight sweater. I have made several blankets with this product and it is consistent in quality.

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  • Yes
 
5.0

Perfect for what I needed.

By 

from Pocatello, Idaho

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Comments about 11.50 Pure Wool Worsted:

Bought this yarn to knit five hats for the Women's March. Found it in Magenta. The color is beautiful and fun, and the yarn is easy to knit with. I'm knitting with size 8 needles which are really pointy and the yarn does not split. It's soft and not heavy, but warm when knitted. Perfect for the hats.

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5.0

Workhorse yarn

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from San Francisco, CA

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Comments about 11.50 Pure Wool Worsted:

This seems like a solid workhorse yarn on the order of Cascade 220, maybe a little softer? I'd happily choose it for sweaters if it comes in the color I'm looking for.

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  • No

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2.0

Not for me: too scratchy and rough

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from NH

Pros

    Cons

    • rough and scratchy

    Best Uses

    • Adult outer wear

    Comments about 11.50 Pure Wool Worsted:

    I bought this yarn, hoping it would be a good substitute for Cascade 220 Superwash, my long time go-to yarn for baby wear.It was on sale as discontinued colors, so I couldn't return it.I wasn't pleased with the colors, which were dull and just not very pretty, and completely dissatisfied with the texture and performance of the yarn while knitting and blocking.I found it unpleasant to work with because of the roughness in the hands, and it did not produce crisp cables. I also found it quite splitty, so much so that I abandoned the cables and went to a ribbed stockinette instead. (Mind numbing!)
    It's a somewhat sticky yarn, so it doesn't frog well. It also had more than a few fragile joins that were too small to see sufficiently in advance to plan where to put a snip-out, and too weak to trust to use as they were. (I prefer a big, honking knot that can be seen far in advance than a slightly visible, weak joint. This yarn had the latter.)
    I finished one baby blanket, found it quite too rough to contact baby's skin, and tried in vain to soften with oil free hair conditioner (ionized water) after a Eucalan wash, then even used Downy fabric softener. I will say that the finished blanket came out of three hand washing processes looking as nice as when I started my efforts to soften it.On this basis, this yarn may be good for garments or throws that will not be in direct contact with skin.
    The raspberry color yarn was too ugly to use for anything, so I'll donate it to Goodwill along with the finished baby blanket in blue.
    I wish I could report the satisfaction of other reviewers, but I just can't.I learned NOT to purchase on sale any yarn that I am not familiar with, because it's not returnable.I completely understand the necessity of the policy of sale items not being returnable to WEBS.That policy is perfectly rational,I learned an important reminder of the need to be a careful shopper, especially when so much work will go into knitting.

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    5.0

    Perfect Project

    By 

    from WashDC

    Comments about 11.50 Pure Wool Worsted:

    Love working with this yarn. This is one of those projects that I don't want to put down. Current project uses umber & oxygen. Like the description says, this is a good solid workhorse yarn with beautiful stitch definition that knits easily. No knots at all, basic good quality wool for every stash. I definitely recommend this wool and will buy it again myself without hesitation.

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    5.0

    WONDERFUL KNITTING EXPERIENCE and WASHES BEAUTIFULLY

    By 

    from MA, but wish I was in MN

    Pros

    • Colors From Nature
    • Never Splits
    • Never Unravels
    • No Itch
    • Soft On Hands
    • Yarn Integrity

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Afghans
      • Baby Clothes Superwash
      • Hats Warm
      • Sweater Adults

      Comments about 11.50 Pure Wool Worsted:

      Like all Rowan yarns I have tried, this is a real joy to knit with and to wear. When I've compared other superwash yarns, I've been very disappointed.
      The colors of Rowan yarns are from nature, and they are such pleasure to knit with and live with. Maybe most importantly, Rowan yarns never damage my finger skin. Many other brands contain something in the dyes, I think, that dry out and split my finger and thumb skin. Who wants that?

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      • No

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      I would buy this yarn again and again

      By 

      from Saint-Hubert, Québec, Canada

      Pros

      • Easy to knit
      • Good weight
      • Nice Stitch definition
      • Nice Texture

      Cons

      • Sheds
      • Split

      Best Uses

      • Scarf
      • Shawl
      • Sweater

      Comments about 11.50 Pure Wool Worsted:

      I love this yarn, it is easy to work with. I am knitting the Rowan Cambern sweater with color Apple. The color is very lovely, looks like the Granny Smith apple but with a little tweed in it. The yarn splits a bit and sheds but this is not a minus for me. I recommend this yarn. And service is perfect as always.

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      • No

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