Plymouth Johanne Yarn Reviews

Part of Plymouth's Cape Town Collection, Johanne is a stunning, single-ply DK weight yarn that is hand-dyed in an array of gorgeous colors. The blend of wool and mohair creates a lovely halo throughout, making this yarn both heavenly and soft to the touch.

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Gauge (sts. / inch):
Physical Weight:
Primary Fiber:
Secondary Fiber:
Specific Fiber:
40% Wool, 30% Acrylic, 30% Mohair
US Needle:
Washing Instructions:
Hand Wash
DK (21-24 sts/4 in)
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  Single Ply
Dye Method:
  Hand Dyed
Fiber Type:
  Mostly Animal
  South Africa
Put Up:
  Soft Shine
  Smooth / Uniform
Twist Energy:
  Low (Drapey)
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Overall Johanne Rating: 2.3 out of 5 stars (2.3 based on 3 reviews)

Split, Split, Split 3 out of 5 stars (3 out of 5)
I'm not wild about this yarn at all. The colors are fabulous and the feel of the yarn is great but it's horrible to cast on. I use the cable cast on method and all the yarn does is split. Not fun to work with.
By bowywil on Jun 22, 2016      (read bowywil's 1 other review) 1 out of 2 found this review helpful
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Beautiful to look at, but 2 out of 5 stars (2 out of 5)
This yarn is so lovely to look at, but the texture is not appealing. When I made a shawl with it, I couldn't get it to be less scratchy, even after soaking.
By Crochetnanigans on Mar 05, 2015      (read Crochetnanigans's 37 other reviews) 14 out of 30 found this review helpful
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2 out of 5 stars (2 out of 5)
Just ok, definitely looks better in the photos than irl, too much halo and too plasticky for my liking.
By SassySSS on Dec 19, 2014      (read SassySSS's 13 other reviews) 21 out of 35 found this review helpful
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