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    Classic Elite Yarns Katydid

    Classic Elite Katydid is a worsted weight, unique ribbon yarn made from 100% organic cotton. Katydid works up into speedy, but light garments that are perfect for warmer weather. You’ll love the color palette too!  Made in Italy

    Content:
    100% Organic Cotton
    Care:
    Hand Wash, Dry Flat
    Weight/Yardage:
    50g/90yd
    Gauge:
    4.5 sts = 1" on US 10.5
    Knitting Weight:
    Worsted
    $8.95 ball $3.99 ball
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    Classic Elite YarnsKatydid
     
    4.8

    (based on 13 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (10)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (3)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (0)

    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Nice texture (12)
    • Knits quickly (10)
    • Soft (10)
    • Dyed evenly (8)
    • Good weight (8)

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Sweaters (6)
      • Hats (3)
      • Scarves (3)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Enthusiast (6), Parent (3)
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No (12)

      Reviewed by 13 customers

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      4.0

      Katydid

      By aloha knitter

      from Honolulu

      About Me Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Gorgeous color
      • Knits Quickly
      • Nice Texture
      • Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Katydid:

          it is a bit thick for Hawaii weather, but so soft and pretty I am going to love the top I am making!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

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          5.0

          Soft, light, and a pleasure to crochet

          By Tracie Kae

          from Anaheim, CA

          About Me Artist, Collector

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Dyed Evenly
          • Easy To Fix
          • Good value
          • It's Certified Organic
          • Knits Quickly
          • Soft
          • Soothing Colors

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Baby items
            • Great For Hairpin Lace
            • Lightweight sweaters

            Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Katydid:

            Very well made yarn: not a single flaw in the 7 balls I ordered. I used this yarn to crochet a hairpin lace tunic with a 4.0 mm hook. The simple beauty of this tape yarn was the perfect match for the open stitches, producing a very soft,comfortable garment with good drape and just enough stretch. I had to unravel several yards to fix a skipped stitch and this was easy to do and the yarn performed without a hitch. Laundered well. The color I chose was a calm, muted shade of pink - love it and recommend it. I'm going to order more!

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            • No

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            5.0

            Katydid

            By Pattyann5662

            from Austin, Texas

            About Me Parent

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Weight
            • Machine Washable
            • Nice Texture
            • Soft

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Katydid:

                This is a perfect fiber for food bags. Works up fast and wonderful colors.

                Service and delivery comments:

                I am always surprised at the fast delivery.

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                • No

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                5.0

                excellent product

                By Kate

                from Brooklyn, NY

                About Me Parent

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Knits Quickly
                • Nice Texture
                • Soft

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Hats
                  • Sweaters

                  Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Katydid:

                  Very nice soft yarn, and I will use it for another project.

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                  • No

                  Comment on this review

                   
                  5.0

                  I am IN LOVE with the Katydid Ribbon

                  By T

                  from Texas

                  About Me Novice, Parent

                  See all my reviews

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Dyed Evenly
                  • Easy To Fix
                  • Good Weight
                  • Hides Mistakes
                  • Knits Quickly
                  • Machine Washable
                  • Nice Texture
                  • Soft

                  Cons

                  • Snags
                  • Twists Up

                  Best Uses

                  • Washcloths

                  Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Katydid:

                  I originally bought this yarn because it was on sale and I am trying to start a new business since I am a stay at home mom. I worked up a few washcloths and fell in love with the texture the ribbon provided. I'm really disappointed this has been discontinued.

                  Service and delivery comments:

                  All my deliveries from yarn.com have been arrived in a timely fashion and in excellent condition.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

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                  4.0

                  Unique Cotton Yarn

                  By Kim

                  from Rhode Island

                  About Me Enthusiast

                  See all my reviews

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Dyed Evenly
                  • Easy on hands
                  • Good drape
                  • Good Weight
                  • Knits Quickly
                  • Nice Texture
                  • Soft

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Gloves
                    • Hats
                    • Scarves
                    • Sweaters
                    • Totes
                    • Washcloths

                    Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Katydid:

                    I purchased this yarn to make a spring cardigan, and I am very pleased with it. The cotton is soft and easy on my hands, and it has beautiful drape when knitted up. The yarn construction reminds me of fettuccine and is not at all splitty. I would use this versatile yarn again.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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                    5.0

                    Yes, Again & again!

                    By Iznogoud

                    from Montréal, Québec

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Dyed Evenly
                    • Good Weight
                    • Hides Mistakes
                    • Knits Quickly
                    • Machine Washable
                    • Nice Texture

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Hats
                      • Scarves
                      • Sweaters

                      Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Katydid:

                      happy colors

                      Service and delivery comments:

                      As fast as taking a cab, no snow, at your door

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

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                      5.0

                      Great yarn for market bags

                      By Pattyann5662

                      from Pflugerville, Texas

                      About Me Crafter

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Elastisity
                      • Good Weight
                      • Nice Texture
                      • No Lint
                      • Soft

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Reusable Producemarket B

                        Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Katydid:

                        This is the beat yarn for reusable market produce bags. Colorful, fun, looks small but stretches to hold a lot. This fiber leaves no lint on you produce and returns to it's small size when empty. Great for trips to the farmers market!

                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • Yes

                        Comment on this review

                         
                        5.0

                        Scarf with Katydid and SpiceBerry

                        By quiltinglibrarian

                        from Salt Lake

                        About Me Enthusiast

                        See all my reviews

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Dyed Evenly
                        • Knits Quickly
                        • Nice Texture
                        • Soft

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Scarves

                          Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Katydid:

                          I used this yarn for a sprng scarf with SpiceBerry yarn. SpiceBerry yarn is fun yarn with little balls that adds to the ribbon yarn..

                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No

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                          5.0

                          I bought this product again and again

                          By Patty

                          from Penngrove, CA

                          About Me Baby Mad Knitter, Enthusiast

                          See all my reviews

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Cannot Split Stitches
                          • Dyed Evenly
                          • Good Weight
                          • Nice Texture
                          • Soft

                          Cons

                          • A Little Slippery

                          Best Uses

                          • Sweaters

                          Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Katydid:

                          Top down baby/children's sweaters

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                          • No

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