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    Classic Elite Yarns Kumara

    Looking for luxurious softness? Look no further than Classic Elite Kumara. This incredible blend of extra fine merino and baby camel has excellent stitch definition and a luscious bloom. Perfect for warm garments! Made in Italy.

    Content:
    85% Extra Fine Merino/15% Baby Camel
    Care:
    Hand Wash, Dry Flat
    Weight/Yardage:
    50g/128yd
    Gauge:
    4.5 sts = 1" on US 9
    Knitting Weight:
    Worsted
    $11.50 ball $5.99 ball
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    4.5

    (based on 28 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (16)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (11)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (1)

    96%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Soft (24)
    • Good weight (19)
    • Nice texture (19)
    • Knits quickly (18)
    • Dyed evenly (16)

    Cons

    • Splits (4)

    Best Uses

    • Scarves (23)
    • Hats (21)
    • Sweaters (16)
    • Gloves (10)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (15), Artist (6), Parent (5), Knitter (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (25)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Lovely Yarn and GREAT SALE PRICE

    I knit a sweater and hat set. This is a terrific yarn for LOTS OF CABLES, which is what I used it for, it is light and soft so if you want heavy...Read complete review

    I knit a sweater and hat set. This is a terrific yarn for LOTS OF CABLES, which is what I used it for, it is light and soft so if you want heavy weight not the yarn for the project, but it is beautiful, the sweater is lovely, tons of cables with a rolled neck. I think the gauge is a little generous and actually more a DK/sport weight a few flubs in the yarn but give it more interest. This yarn is a great deal and at this price a definite add to the stash. I ordered 2 bags in the lichen, which is a beautiful color, very soft green.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    So beautiful but heartbreaking

    I wasdisappointed. The yarn was described as worsted weight but it really looks much more like sport yarn weight. I was counting on making nice berets with it, but now I can't use...Read complete review

    I wasdisappointed. The yarn was described as worsted weight but it really looks much more like sport yarn weight. I was counting on making nice berets with it, but now I can't use it for the pattern I wanted. Very disappointing.

    Reviewed by 28 customers

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    5.0

    Excellent

    By Elvira

    from Derby, CT

    About Me Knitter

    Pros

    • Beautiful Haze
    • Dyed Evenly
    • Easy To Fix
    • Even Weight
    • Knits Quickly
    • Soft
    • Warm

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Blankets
      • Felting
      • Gloves
      • Hats
      • Scarves
      • Sweaters

      Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Kumara Discontinued Colors:

      This is a nice and soft yarn that knits evenly and has great stitch definition. It is a worsted/aran weight that can be knit at a tighter gauge without losing the drape and soft hand. It is elastic, soft, and spongy. The colors are beautiful.
      Sad to see this yarn being discountinued.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      Comment on this review

       
      4.0

      Love This Yarn

      By Jeannie16

      from Sequim, WA

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Good Weight
      • Knits Quickly
      • Nice Texture
      • Soft

      Cons

      • Snags

      Best Uses

      • Scarves
      • Sweaters

      Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Kumara Discontinued Colors:

      The yarn is so soft and easy to work with - I wish I'd bought enough for 3 or 4 sweaters.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      Comment on this review

       
      5.0

      Lovely

      By Toni

      from San Rafael, CA

      About Me Enthusiast

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Good Weight
      • Nice Texture
      • Rich colors
      • Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Hats
        • Scarves
        • Sweaters

        Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Kumara Discontinued Colors:

        Am crocheting a blanket and it is turning out beautifully. Will make a treasured wedding gift.

        Service and delivery comments:

        Always good service; quick & reliable. Have stopped shopping a stores and you are my only source for yarn.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes

        Comment on this review

         
        4.0

        Definitely would buy this again

        By Knitter1579

        from Sequim, WA

        About Me Design My Sweaters, Enthusiast, Love to knit

        Pros

        • Color
        • Softness
        • Stitch definition

        Cons

        • More Like A Dk
        • Not worsted weight

        Best Uses

        • Sweaters

        Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Kumara Discontinued Colors:

        It just so happened that I ordered according to weight which was supposed to be worsted. It is really a DK weight - AND, I've been looking for the perfect DK yarn. So when this arrived, I knew I found the perfect yarn for my ideal sweater.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        Comment on this review

         
        4.0

        soft

        By marcy

        from Cumberland, WI

        About Me Artist, Enthusiast

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Knits Quickly
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Scarves
          • Sweaters

          Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Kumara Discontinued Colors:

          Nice and soft!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

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          4.0

          Soft, luxurious yarn

          By Knitting Nana

          from Severna Park, MD

          About Me Enthusiast

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Good Weight
          • Knits Quickly
          • Nice Texture
          • Soft

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Hats
            • Scarves
            • Sweaters

            Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Kumara Discontinued Colors:

            This beautiful yarn in soft silver color was perfect for a knit wrap that I made as a Christmas gift. It is soft and luxurious when knit on size 10 or 11 needles. Knits up quickly and perfectly!

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            Comment on this review

             
            4.0

            Soft, warm, and distinct coloring

            By Sissy

            from San Antonio, TX

            See all my reviews

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Dyed Evenly
            • Good Weight
            • Nice Texture
            • Soft

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Hats
              • Scarves

              Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Kumara Discontinued Colors:

              The best colors for a soft,warm look.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              Comment on this review

               
              5.0

              Great yarn

              By Paulina

              from UK

              About Me Artist

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Dyed Evenly
              • Good Weight
              • Knits Quickly
              • Nice Texture
              • Soft

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Hats
                • Scarves
                • Sweaters

                Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Kumara Discontinued Colors:

                Lovely soft yarn in variety of great colours. Knits up evenly and has good stitch definition. It does stretch after washing so making a gauge swatch is necessary!!
                I have made hat and a scarf out of it and it came out really beautiful. Planning to knit sweaters out of it as well.
                Definitely would recommend it.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                Comment on this review

                 
                5.0

                I would buy it again and again

                By Fendi the knitter

                from Canada

                About Me Novice

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Dyed Evenly
                • Easy To Fix
                • Good Weight
                • Hides Mistakes
                • Knits Quickly
                • Soft

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • I Am Making A Scarf
                  • Scarves

                  Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Kumara Discontinued Colors:

                  I am a beginner and I saw this pattern for a scarf for a man. It called for Kumara Classic Elite Yarn.
                  I ordered the yarn and it is "manly" yet soft.

                  Service and delivery comments:

                  I like ordering from Web. Their delivery is prompt, I usually receive my order within a week. The customer service is helpful and available.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

                  Comment on this review

                   
                  5.0

                  Love this yarn

                  By Carol

                  from Goffstown NH

                  About Me Artist, Enthusiast

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Dyed Evenly
                  • Good Weight
                  • Knits Quickly
                  • Machine Washable
                  • Soft

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Hats
                    • Scarves
                    • Sweaters

                    Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Kumara Discontinued Colors:

                    I've already done a synopsis- thanks - great yarn.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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