Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sport Yarn - Cornelia Reviews

Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sport Yarn - Cornelia
Cornelia shown $14.00
Exceedingly soft with an uncharacteristic sheen, you will hardly believe that Shepherd Sport is 100% merino wool, let alone superwash! Perfect for lightweight garments and accessories, this sumptuous yarn is a dream to work with, easy to care for, and available in a wide-ranging palette of vibrant hues.

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Product Information (for Cornelia)

Gauge (sts. / inch):
6
Physical Weight:
60g
Primary Fiber:
Wool
Specific Fiber:
100% Superwash Merino Wool
US Needle:
4
Washing Instructions:
Machine Wash
Weight:
Sport (24-26 sts/4 in)
Yardage:
200    Knitting Calculator  View Knitting Calculator
Construction:
  Plied
Dye Method:
  Hand Dyed
Feel:
  Squishy
Fiber Type:
  Mostly Animal
Origin:
  USA
Put Up:
  Hank
Sheen:
  Matte
Softness:
  Soft
Texture:
  Smooth / Uniform
Twist Energy:
  Medium
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Overall Shepherd Sport Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars (4.8 based on 194 reviews)

Lovely Wool but one problem 3 out of 5 stars (3 out of 5)
This is the second time I have purchased Lorna's Laces here and both times the wool did not disappoint. I did come across one small issue tho while winding it. There was a knot in the strand about 3/4 of the way in. I expect to find knots when I am purchasing sale items or discount, but not when I am spending over $20 a skein with exchange and shipping, closer to $40ea!. A yarn of this quality should not contain knots as far as I'm concerned. Otherwise pleased with the product.
By Sarah crochets on Apr 06, 2016      (read Sarah crochets's 1 other review) 45 out of 78 found this review helpful
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5 out of 5 stars (5 out of 5)
By knitsinamherst on Feb 13, 2016      (read knitsinamherst's 61 other reviews) 35 out of 78 found this review helpful
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Unique color combo 5 out of 5 stars (5 out of 5)
Colors remind me of a calico cat -- can't wait to find perfect project for this yarn
By knitsinamherst on Feb 12, 2016      (read knitsinamherst's 61 other reviews) 38 out of 78 found this review helpful
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5 out of 5 stars (5 out of 5)
By melstewarthm on Jan 05, 2016      (read melstewarthm's 22 other reviews) 39 out of 80 found this review helpful
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5 out of 5 stars (5 out of 5)
By NerdNamedGinger on Jan 04, 2016      (read NerdNamedGinger's 1 other review) 37 out of 74 found this review helpful
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5 out of 5 stars (5 out of 5)
First time working with Lorna's laces and certainly not the last. I loved this yarn.
By Milcham on Jan 04, 2016      (read Milcham's 9 other reviews) 43 out of 84 found this review helpful
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I love this yarn! 5 out of 5 stars (5 out of 5)
This yarn is perfect! It's soft and supple and knits up like a dream. I have to go through my patterns to find something else to make, just so I can buy more!
By Lady_E on Dec 14, 2015      (read Lady_E's 1 other review) 50 out of 98 found this review helpful
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Love Lorna's Laces 5 out of 5 stars (5 out of 5)
Great color. Never disappointed.
By Kczar on Dec 14, 2015      (read Kczar's 2 other reviews) 48 out of 98 found this review helpful
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Exquisite 5 out of 5 stars (5 out of 5)
The Violet is kissed with a hint of blue. The yarn feels like silk and is easy to handle...with the most incredible drape and sheen. It splits easily but is worth the inconvenience.
By Mystery Knitter on Nov 12, 2015      (read Mystery Knitter's 2 other reviews) 64 out of 127 found this review helpful
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3 out of 5 stars (3 out of 5)
By Mystery Knitter on Nov 10, 2015      (read Mystery Knitter's 2 other reviews) 34 out of 73 found this review helpful
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