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Fiber Content: 100% Merino Wool
Weight: Worsted Weight
Knitting Gauge: 4.25-5 sts = 1" on 7-9 needles (4.5mm - 5.5mm)
Crochet Gauge: 11–14 sc = 4'' on I - K hooks (5.5 mm-6.5 mm)
Yards: 273
Grams: 100
Put Up: Hank
Care: Hand Wash/Dry Flat

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4.290909 out of 5 stars

Preciosa Tonal Worsted Yarn

$12.99 100g / Hank

Ridiculously squishy and soft, Preciosa has returned in a gorgeous new color palette! This incredibly luxurious single-ply Merino yarn is now available in a range of soft tonal pastel colors, ready to create the softest, coziest sweaters, cowls, hats and blankets you've ever felt. Preciosa is a single ply yarn that has subtle differences in thickness that gives a handspun look to your finished projects. The worsted weight is perfect for quick projects or extra-warm garments. 
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5 out of 5 stars

Beautiful pastels, Hooray!! I love this yarn. The single ply feels so nice in my hands. I'm currently working on a shawl with yarn I had in my stash. Please keep the 'pretty' colors coming in other yarns, too. I'm one of those that hates the muddy, dark 'sophisticated' colors.

2 out of 5 stars

I used this to make my daughter fingerless mittens. It knit up Beautifully and the color is perfect. However, one day of her wearing her mittens and they look awful. Incredibly pilly and worn looking. Very disappointing. I bought several skeins and will try it with more gently used item such as a cowl.

5 out of 5 stars

This is lovely yarn for a warm winter hat. I'm very pleased with the result.

5 out of 5 stars

Carella - this is merino, no knots are needed. Spit splice! Yes, it sounds awful, but it really works wonderfully.

2 out of 5 stars

This is certainly a heavenly soft yarn, but when I wound a skein into a ball to make a reversible cowl, I was EXTREMELY disappointed that the skein was broken in two places, resulting in a skein that would have to be tied in two places. Not so bad unless you are making something that you want to be reversible! I just put the yarn aside and used a different type. But in truth I doubt I'll ever use those small balls of yarn, and this yarn isn't cheap!

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