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    Classic Elite Yarns Provence

    100% mercerized Egyptian cotton! Classic Elite's Provence is a favorite for light, soft summer garments and accessories. Three strands of chainette are plied together to make this smooth, versatile DK weight yarn. Provence comes in a huge range of colors with plenty of shine. Made in Greece.

    Note: Classic Elite has changed the put-up of Provence from 100g hanks to 50g hanks. 

    Content:
    100% Mercerized Cotton
    Care:
    Machine Wash Gentle Cold, Dry Flat
    Weight/Yardage:
    50g/102yds
    Gauge:
    5.5 sts = 1" on US 5
    Knitting Weight:
    DK
    $8.95 hank Discountable
    • 5827 French Red In Stock 34 hanks $8.95
    • 5801 Bleach White In Stock 30 hanks $8.95
    • 5803 Dove In Stock 21 hanks $8.95
    • 5807 Maroon In Stock 38 hanks $8.95
    • 5816 Natural In Stock 15 hanks $8.95
    • 5824 Deep Sea In Stock 35 hanks $8.95
    • 5832 Magenta In Stock 35 hanks $8.95
    • 5847 Delft Blue In Stock 34 hanks $8.95
    • 5850 Mellow Rose In Stock 27 hanks $8.95
    • 5855 Rose Garden In Stock 35 hanks $8.95
    • 5857 Sky Blue In Stock 35 hanks $8.95
    • 5861 Summer Wheat In Stock 24 hanks $8.95
    • 5862 Crushed Violets In Stock 11 hanks $8.95
    • 5876 Raisin In Stock 17 hanks $8.95
    • 5878 Portabello In Stock 28 hanks $8.95
    • 5884 Sea Glass In Stock 29 hanks $8.95
    • 5898 Spring Leaf In Stock 22 hanks $8.95
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    Classic Elite YarnsProvence
     
    4.7

    (based on 9 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (6)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (3)

    • 3 Stars

       

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    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Soft (5)
    • Dyed evenly (4)
    • Good weight (4)
    • Nice texture (4)
    • Machine washable (3)

    Cons

      Best Uses

          • Reviewer Profile:
          • Enthusiast (5)
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No (6)

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        5.0

        Easy to use!

        By Amanda

        from South Carolina

        About Me Enthusiast

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Dyed Evenly
        • Easy To Fix
        • Good Weight
        • Machine Washable
        • Nice Texture
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Gloves
          • Hats
          • Scarves
          • Socks

          Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Provence:

          Love this yarn. The yarn is a great weight, but the skein is very very small. Yarn is died well and no random knots in the center of the skein. Holds together well, but a lighter weight so it takes a while to knit/crochet together. Egyptian cotton is slightly sateen and soft, but machine washable. Made a jacket for my 4 year old nephew. This is perfect because he's hot natured and this yarn is light enough to keep him from getting too hot, but enough to keep him from freezing.

          Always love Classic Elite yarns, will buy anything from them. Good quality and reasonable prices.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

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          5.0

          Love this!

          By marmylady

          from Salinas, CA

          About Me Enthusiast, Parent, Seamstress

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Machine Washable

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Sweaters
            • Washcloths

            Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Provence:

            I love this yarn because it knits up beautifully and allows me to see what I'm doing, especially when I'm trying to figure out something new.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            Comment on this review

             
            4.0

            On my list of great basic yarns

            By Knitting not Writing

            from Atlanta

            About Me Enthusiast, Long time knitter

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Beautiful colors
            • Dyed Evenly
            • Knits Quickly
            • Nice finish
            • Soft

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Sweaters

              Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Provence:

              I've knit an adult sweater and a couple of baby sweaters with this yarn, which is a nice weight for spring and fall. The color choices are what drew me to it and I wasn't disappointed.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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              5.0

              love this product

              By NANA

              from Mechanicsville, Virginia

              About Me Grandparent

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Good Weight
              • Machine Washable
              • Soft

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Soft Blanket For Babies

                Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Provence:

                I used this yarn to knit my granddaughter a light, soft blanket, she hates heavy, bulky afghans, I will never knit or crochet with any other yarn. It does show some imperfections in the knitting but it is worth the extra time spent to make the item you want.

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                5.0

                Love it, but...

                By ktgarizona

                from phoenix, az

                About Me Enthusiast

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Dyed Evenly
                • Easy To Fix
                • Good Weight
                • Nice Texture

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Provence:

                    I love this yarn. It has a nubby texture and unique color, like nothing i've ever handled. I haven't figured out what to make from it, but I love it so much, I'm just keeping my eyes open to see what it will become. After practicing a few crochet stitches, i cannot wait to work with it.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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                    5.0

                    Superior cotton yarn

                    By MillyMinks

                    from UK

                    About Me Experienced knitter

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Nice Texture
                    • Soft

                    Cons

                    • Can split

                    Best Uses

                    • Any DK cotton pattern

                    Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Provence:

                    This cotton yarn is soft, so easier than other cotton yarns on the hands when knitting. Excellent stitch definition on cables. Plys can split when working but despite this, I still loved working with this yarn

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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                    4.0

                    I love this yarn and will use it again!

                    By Granny

                    from Tennessee

                    About Me Enthusiast

                    Pros

                    • Beautiful colors
                    • Dyed Evenly
                    • Good Weight
                    • Nice Texture
                    • Soft
                    • Strands hold together

                    Cons

                    • Slippery

                    Best Uses

                    • Scarves

                    Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Provence:

                    I made an infinity scarf for my granddaughter who is not the easiest to please and she loves it!

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    Comment on this review

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    Lovely colors

                    By Anonymous

                    from Dalton, MA

                    Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Provence:

                    This lovely cotton yarn comes in a nice selection of colors. It compares favorably to the similar Online Linie 12 Clip, or the Tahki cotton that used to come in 1000-yard-plus cones. Only one problem: in my current project, using 8 skeins, 2 skeins included 4 knots apiece. Given the lacy nature of the pattern, I would have preferred no knots at all. The yarn is slightly splitty, but that hasn't been a problem on Addi turbo needles.

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                    5.0

                    Just Beautiful

                    By Anonymous

                    from Undisclosed

                    Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Provence:

                    This is one of my favorite yarns. Shiny, smooth, beautiful colors and knits like a dream. I can't recommend it highly enough.

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