Re: Woolie Mamas...What is your favorite base?
How does the Uruguay 3-ply merino hold up? I knit DD a romper with it and loved it. It's still too big so it hasn't been tested yet.
Originally Posted by FriedaT
I really like Uruguay 3-ply Merino. I used to like how light LT is because it gets so hot here but I always end up slightly felting it after a couple of washes. I'm dying to try Purewool with their sale going on but, you know, funds. I have one MMW that I had gotten through a co-op but it feels rough to me after using the merino. Maybe because it isn't lanolized yet.
I hate MMW. It usually softens up. I just don't like knitting it. I do like cestari but I feel like the softness varies a lot.