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Classic Elite Yarns Color by Kristin

Classic Elite's Color by Kristin is a wool-alpaca-mohair blend that brings deep, bold, glorious color to your knitting or crocheting! In a versatile worsted weight, Color by Kristin yarn is four smooth plies of incredible softness and warmth. Color guru Kristin Nicholas was inspired by shades she found in ethnic and historic textiles and in nature. Color by Kristin is ideal for fair isle, textured stitches, cables, even felting. Be inspired! Made in Peru.

Content:
50% Wool/ 25% Alpaca/ 25% Mohair
Care:
Hand Wash, Dry Flat
Weight/Yardage:
50g/93yds
Gauge:
5 sts = 1" on US 7 (4.5mm)
Knitting Weight:
Worsted
$9.95 skein $5.49 skein
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Classic Elite YarnsColor by Kristin
 
4.8

(based on 22 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (17)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to work with (3)
  • Soft (3)
  • Warm (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Hats (4)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (18)

    Reviewed by 22 customers

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    5.0

    Absolutely gorgeous yarn

    By Granny Pam

    from Chattaroy, WA

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    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Beautiful Deep Saturated
    • Beautiful saturated color
    • Very Soft Luxurious Hand

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Items Worn Next To Skin
      • Sweaters Cowls

      Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Color by Kristin:

      I bought this yarn to knit an Aran sweater for my teenage grandson. It will make a wonderful gift.

      As always, quality, price, and customer service at WEBS is outstanding. They are my go-to yarn shop!

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      5.0

      love this yarn!

      By slsnyder70

      from illniois

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • East To Work With
      • Extremely Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Color by Kristin:

          I think this is going to be my go to yarn for baby items. extremely soft and easy to use.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          Comment on this review

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Color by Kristin

          By baby it's cold outside

          from Newburyport, MA

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Beautiful end product
          • Easy to work with
          • Great Yarn

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Color by Kristin:

              Made a snowflake hat for a child. The details really stood out in this yarn.

              Service and delivery comments:

              Webs was wonderful in helping me choose this yarn

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes

              Comment on this review

               
              5.0

              Soft

              By Tootsie

              from Michigan

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Colors work together
              • Everyone Comments On Soft
              • Great Color

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Hats scarves

                Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Color by Kristin:

                none

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                Comment on this review

                 
                5.0

                best felting yarn ever!!

                By barb

                from Oswego IL

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy to work with

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Color by Kristin:

                    I use this for quilting little bags that my friends all love. The colors are so fun to mix and match.

                    Service and delivery comments:

                    Delivery is so fast and in perfect condition.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    Comment on this review

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    I absolutely love this yarn!

                    By Carol RN

                    from Atlanta, GA

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Beautiful colors
                    • Easy to work with
                    • Feels Luxurious

                    Cons

                    • Absolutely none

                    Best Uses

                    • Blankets
                    • Christmas Stockings
                    • Sweaters

                    Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Color by Kristin:

                    I am making Kristin's Christmas Stockings. Love working with this yarn, knits up beautifully.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    Comment on this review

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    Beautiful yarn

                    By Barb

                    from North Greece, NY

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Soft
                    • Warm

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Cowls
                      • Fingerless gloves

                      Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Color by Kristin:

                      This yarn was wonderful to use, and the cowl I created is amazingly soft and warm. I will use this again and again!

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

                      Comment on this review

                       
                      5.0

                      New Zealander buys wool from elsewhere!!

                      By Christmas Addict

                      from New Zealand

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Amazing colours

                      Cons

                      • Shipping too expensive

                      Best Uses

                      • Christmas Stockings

                      Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Color by Kristin:

                      I love the warm country colours and such a lovely combination of fibre...haven't seen anything like it!!

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                      5.0

                      Love this yarn

                      By lisknits

                      from Overland Park KS

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Lovely Halo
                      • Nice Weight
                      • Saturated Colors

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Accessories
                        • Bags
                        • Colorwork
                        • Fair Isle
                        • Felted items

                        Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Color by Kristin:

                        I've used Kristin's yarn to make her Farmgirl's Stocking Cap, and it was wonderful! I'm planning a bunch of mittens and hats with my stash of her yarn.

                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No

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                        5.0

                        Just gorgeous in both color and quality!

                        By Pam

                        from Adirondack Mountains, NY

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Luxurious feel
                        • Marvelous To Work With
                        • Rich Colors

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Anything Touching Skin

                          Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Color by Kristin:

                          LOVE this fiber!!

                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No

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