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Jun 12, 2017 18:06:07   #
wordancer
 
My go to yarn. And at 1.99 a skein its even better!
 
Jun 13, 2017 01:05:32   #
tdorminey (a regular here)
 
Love it! Beautiful, soft, great st definition, wonderful hand, very economical prices, great quality control. The only thing needed to make it perfect - make it machine washable. Made two sweater jackets with it and loved working with it and finished items!
Jun 13, 2017 06:11:40   #
God's Girl
 
I liked it very much. I knit up easily and felt good on my hands too. I didn't have any troubles with it at all.
Jun 13, 2017 06:53:26   #
lindalink
 
Many times for my sweaters; good yarn
Jun 13, 2017 07:05:50   #
craftynanababs
 
misslucille40 wrote:
I love Wool of the Andes. It was the first 💯% wool yarn I ever bought new, and right now I have enough in my stash ( a very large plastic bin full) to make about six sweaters. I have knit hats and cardigans for myself and hubby, as well as a few other things, and he declares his cardigan is the warmest one he owns.
I really like the color choices, and although it's not quivit or baby alpaca, it's a good quality of wool, in my opinion.


👍
Jun 13, 2017 07:18:31   #
Pam in LR
 
Loveit! I always wear it over at least a long sleeve tee shirt in the winter. I use it for hooking on canvas, too.
 
Jun 13, 2017 07:36:46   #
luci2792
 
Love this yarn. Made a Raglan Shawl with it last summer. Washed it with Euclan, blocked it and it's been perfect to wear. Not a single pill anywhere. Price is very reasonable too. I used Firecracker Heather for the shawl.
Jun 13, 2017 07:46:59   #
777cam
 
I made my husband a pullover and he loves it. It was okay to work with. The stitch definition is very nice. I would buy it again.
Jun 13, 2017 07:50:19   #
Cynthia Escalante
 
Wool of the Andes is fine yarn! You'll love the way it works up. Cynthia
Jun 13, 2017 07:51:20   #
Jiggs
 
They do make a super wash WoTA. I haven't used it but I do use the non-super wash and really like it. It spit splices wonderfully so less ends to weave in. I find it soft after a wash in Soak or Euclan. To me it is a little bit lighter than worsted more like a heavy dk - but the price makes up for having to use more yarn.
Jun 13, 2017 07:53:21   #
vikingnorge
 
It is lovely to work with. Here is something I made using wool of the andes


 
Jun 13, 2017 08:04:56   #
SheilaS
 
I really liked working with this wool. I made my first hat with it. It is easy to work with.
Jun 13, 2017 08:55:50   #
quiltngrama
 
Love this yarn. Use it all the time. I've felted mittens with it. Turned out fabulous.
Jun 13, 2017 09:22:49   #
just4brown
 
Yes and I liked it.
Jun 13, 2017 09:50:32   #
pfoley
 
vikingnorge wrote:
It is lovely to work with. Here is something I made using wool of the andes


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Wow that is a very handsome sweater. I love the colors and the design.
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