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Valley Yarns Deerfield

Valley Yarns Deerfield is a glorious blend of baby alpaca and silk that has a delicate feel and appearance - but also strength, due to the silk. It has a slight sheen in an elegant color palette. Valley Yarns Deerfield is perfect for any project that calls for a DK weight yarn, and it produces cozy finished garments that you can wear anytime - day or night! Made in Peru.

Get more project ideas from the Deerfield edition of Valley Yarns on Ravelry on our blog.

Check out our Valley Yarns Deerfield Undyed 250 Gram Hanks!

Content:
80% Baby Alpaca/20% Silk
Care:
Hand Wash
Weight/Yardage:
50g/109yds
Gauge:
5.5 sts = 1" on US 6; 4 mm hook
Knitting Weight:
DK
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Valley YarnsDeerfield
 
4.7

(based on 40 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (30)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Nice texture (36)
  • Soft (36)
  • Good weight (31)
  • Dyed evenly (22)
  • Knits quickly (19)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Sweaters (26)
  • Scarves (20)
  • Hats (16)
  • Gloves (8)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (26), Artist (6), Novice (5), Parent (4), Collector (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (33), Yes (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Very nice yarn

I used this yarn and made a sweater for my daughter using the 471 Kohl Lace Pullover pattern. My daughter loves the sweater. This yarn has a soft, springy feel. The quality and...Read complete review

I used this yarn and made a sweater for my daughter using the 471 Kohl Lace Pullover pattern. My daughter loves the sweater. This yarn has a soft, springy feel. The quality and color was good through out all 10 balls I used on the project.
However, the product description says this yarn is a DK weight, but I thought it was slightly thicker than that. I would not call it a worsted weight either, but it is between DK and Worsted in my book. This sweater turned out nice, but the yarn was heavier than I expected.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Very soft and warm but ...

I knitted a scarf, it is one of my most soft and warm scarf I have, only problem... it rubbed off on my fingers while I was knitting... Not fun at...Read complete review

I knitted a scarf, it is one of my most soft and warm scarf I have, only problem... it rubbed off on my fingers while I was knitting... Not fun at all! ... I had to wash it after with vinegar to "seal" the colour (deep blue!).

Reviewed by 40 customers

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5.0

Second sweater knitted using this yarn

By MamaJo

from Chicago, Il

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Dyed Evenly
  • Nice Texture
  • Soft

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Valley Yarns Deerfield:

      i love working with this yarn. So soft. Colors are beautiful, nicely dyed.

      Comment on this review

       
      5.0

      Great to work with

      By Dinah

      from Norton MA

      About Me Enthusiast

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Gloves
        • Hats
        • Scarves
        • Sweaters

        Comments about Valley Yarns Deerfield:

        LOVE Valley Yarns and I have purchased Deerfield several time. I look forward to purchasing it again!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        Comment on this review

         
        5.0

        My new favorite "go to" yarn

        By DocVicki

        from Oklahoma

        About Me New But Learning, Novice

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Dyed Evenly
        • Good Weight
        • Knits Quickly
        • Machine Washable
        • Makes Up Beautifully
        • Nice Texture
        • Soft

        Cons

        • Absolutely none

        Best Uses

        • Hats
        • Scarves
        • Sweaters

        Comments about Valley Yarns Deerfield:

        My only regret with this yarn is that I have a limit on my budget. This and Goshen have become my two most favorite yarns. I love to knit with them, the feel and look, and I'm proud of what I knit because it looks so good.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        Comment on this review

         
        5.0

        Love it

        By Karima

        from Ca

        About Me Collector, Enthusiast, Parent

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Fix
        • Good Weight
        • Knits Quickly
        • Machine Washable
        • Nice Texture
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Valley Yarns Deerfield:

            So soft and easy to work with

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            Comment on this review

             
            5.0

            SO SOFT!

            By Sm00chie

            from Beaverton, OR

            About Me Enthusiast

            See all my reviews

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Weight
            • Knits Quickly
            • Nice Texture
            • Soft

            Cons

            • Stretches

            Best Uses

            • Scarves

            Comments about Valley Yarns Deerfield:

            I made a basketweave cowl with this and it is SOO soft- I never want to take it off. I am concerned that it may stretch out over time, due to the loose stitch, so I made it slightly smaller than what I would usually do.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            5.0

            Great yarn; awesome customer service!

            By wannabe

            from Cambridge, NY

            About Me Knitting Addict

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Nice Texture
            • Soft

            Cons

            • My Cat Likes To Eat It

            Best Uses

            • Sweaters

            Comments about Valley Yarns Deerfield:

            This yarn is velvety; I am making a crewneck sweater with cable ribbing. although it is loosely spun, it rarely splits which is a great plus!

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            Comment on this review

             
            5.0

            A dream to work with

            By M. Blackstock

            from Forest Hills, NY

            About Me Enthusiast

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Gloves
              • Hats
              • Scarves
              • Sweaters

              Comments about Valley Yarns Deerfield:

              This yarn is a dream to work with! The Feel is like nothing else!! Soft, warm and not itchy!

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              Comment on this review

               
              4.0

              Soft, Silky, Delightful

              By Mrs. Micawber

              from Wisconsin

              About Me Designer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Dyed Evenly
              • Easy To Fix
              • Good Weight
              • Nice Texture
              • Soft

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Valley Yarns Deerfield:

                  My niece requested a black crochet hat, and the Deerfield turned out to be a lovely choice. Incredibly soft and silky, light in the skein but with a satisfying weight to the finished project, the hat is comfortable and warm. Deerfield is loosely twisted and can be a bit splitty during crocheting, but I would definitely use it again. The silk content means it frogs fairly easily 2 or 3 times (after that it does start stick to itself). The alpaca content allowed me to use spit-joins when starting a new skein - fewer ends to weave in! I didn't block the finished hat, so I don't know if this yarn would "grow" or not with wetting; if you think your project will need to be washed, be sure to swatch and block. A very good value for the money.

                  Service and delivery comments:

                  Delivery was very prompt. I ran short of yarn near the end of my project and had to order an extra skein. WEBS matched the original lot number for me - thanks WEBS! :)

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes

                  Comment on this review

                   
                  5.0

                  Incredible Yarn!

                  By LadyBug

                  from Santa Rosa, CA

                  About Me Enthusiast

                  See all my reviews

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Gloves
                    • Hats
                    • Scarves
                    • Sweaters

                    Comments about Valley Yarns Deerfield:

                    Deerfield is the softest, silkiest yarn I've ever knitted with. I would recommend this yarn and I will surely buy it again!

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    Comment on this review

                     
                    4.0

                    Soft and cuddly

                    By Enthusiastic knitter

                    from Rio Vista, CA

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Dyed Evenly
                    • Good Weight
                    • Hides Mistakes
                    • Nice Texture
                    • Soft

                    Cons

                    • Sheds

                    Best Uses

                    • Sweaters

                    Comments about Valley Yarns Deerfield:

                    I am on my second sweater with this yarn because it is soft and warm.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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