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Louisa Harding - Grace Hand Beaded
Louisa Harding Grace Hand beaded yarn 5 out of 5 stars
I am leaving a review because I could not find one before I purchased this yarn. It is very silky & has a slight curl to the yarn, that smoothes out as you knit. The one thing that you have to be careful with is the is added to the yarn & is strung on a thread like cord. You have to be aware to pickup the yarn & thread at the same time. I am using a size 10 needle to knit the free Casimo Scarf pattern & can see when I miss picking up both yarn/thread together. Also note that the pattern calls for 2 - 50g hanks...but if you look closely at the picture model, it is really two red scarfs on the model. I am having to order another skein to make it long enough to fold over its self at the neckline. Don't get me wrong - I love this looks so silky with rain drops (beads) sprinkled across it. But it is pricey. Not sure I would have been the first to try it (without prior reviews) @ almost $20 a 50g skein. But it did turn out to be a great yarn and I will keep this scarf for special occasions for myself......until the price comes down. Hope this helps someone else that might like to try this yarn. Jo
By JAM on Oct 06, 2011 17 out of 17 found this review helpful
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