Noro Taiyo Sport Yarn - 03 Peach, Green, Lime, Brown Reviews

Noro Taiyo Sport Yarn - 03 Peach, Green, Lime, Brown
03 Peach, Green, Lime, Brown shown $19.95
Taiyo Sport is a cotton, silk, wool, and polyamide blend containing an ample 350 yards! Gorgeous, self-striping colorways make this ultra-soft yarn perfect for colorful summer garments like shawls, wraps, and pullovers.

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Product Information (for 03 Peach, Green, Lime, Brown)

Gauge (sts. / inch):
5-5.5
Physical Weight:
100g
Primary Fiber:
Cotton
Secondary Fiber:
Wool
Specific Fiber:
60% Cotton, 15% Wool, 15% Silk, 10% Nylon
US Needle:
3-6
Washing Instructions:
Hand Wash
Weight:
DK (21-24 sts/4 in)
Yardage:
350    Knitting Calculator  View Knitting Calculator
Behavior:
  Knots
Construction:
  Single Ply
Eco:
  Ethically Sourced
Feel:
  Buttery
Fiber Type:
  Mostly Plant
Origin:
  Japan
Put Up:
  Skein
Sheen:
  Matte
Softness:
  Soft
Texture:
  Thick and Thin
Twist Energy:
  Medium
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Overall Taiyo Sport Rating: 3.5 out of 5 (3.5 based on 2 reviews)

earthtones 5 out of 5 (5 out of 5)
Wow, these colors are so wonderful, I am making a shawl and love love love the way it is lends itself to the personality of the design. I have made many shawls out of the taiyo sock and find it a bit softer when knitting with the sport, but find that as I knit along I keep my tension as I would for a straight cotton use the addi turbos and when it is knitted it relaxes and becomes supple, has the right amount of warmth and nice drape. Got it when it was not on sale I loved the colors so much and know the taiyo is nice, the thick and thin adds to the texture and personality imo.
By shebru on Aug 16, 2015      (read shebru's 13 other reviews) 3 out of 11 found this review helpful
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2 out of 5 (2 out of 5)
This yarn is terribly rough. I can't imagine wearing it next to my skin. It also runs thick and thin, usually during color transitions but not exclusively. This is my first Noro purchase and based the quality of this yarn it will be my last.
By Kalee on Aug 11, 2015      (read Kalee's 1 other review) 3 out of 12 found this review helpful
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