Accessibility Information Skip To Main Navigation Skip To Secondary Navigation Skip To Main Content
Shop by Category

Anniversary Sale

Anniversary Sale

Classic Elite Yarns

test caption placement

More Views

4.3
Closeout

Classic Elite Yarns Verde Collection Chesapeake

The latest addition to The Verde Collection from Classic Elite, Chesapeake is a perfect-for-all-seasons yarn in a blend of organic cotton and merino. The different fibers create a lovely, slightly heathered effect that will add delicate interest to your finished project.  Made in Italy

Use Chesapeake to create the Goose Rocks cardigan from Twist Collective-a versatile hoodie with lace and cable details to grab as you head out for a hike.

 

Content:
50% Organic Cotton/ 50% Merino Wool
Care:
Hand Wash, Dry Flat
Weight/Yardage:
50g/103yd
Gauge:
5 sts = 1" on US 7
Knitting Weight:
Worsted
$8.95 ball $4.99 ball
  • 5905 Faded Rose In Stock 50+ balls $4.99
  • 5954 Dull Purple In Stock 50+ balls $4.99
  • 5906 Tigerlily In Stock 50+ balls $4.99
  • 5927 Redwood In Stock 12 balls $4.99
  • 5950 Goldenrod In Stock 50+ balls $4.99
  • 5976 Timber In Stock 50+ balls $4.99
  • 5981 Tendril Green In Stock 8 balls $4.99
  • 5986 Caramel - Online only In Stock 33 balls $4.99
  • 5956 Lavender In Stock 50+ balls $4.99
Close

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
Classic Elite YarnsVerde Collection Chesapeake
 
4.3

(based on 8 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Soft (8)
  • Good weight (7)
  • Nice texture (7)
  • Dyed evenly (6)
  • Knits quickly (5)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Hats (5)
  • Scarves (5)
  • Sweaters (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (6)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (7)

Reviewed by 8 customers

Displaying reviews 1-8

Back to top

 
5.0

Such a lovely yarn to knit with

By Susan

from Urbana, IL

About Me Novice

See all my reviews

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Scarves

    Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Verde Collection Chesapeake:

    Made a lovely cowl for a friend for Xmas. She loved it! I loved the experience of knitting it and so I ordered more of this yarn in three other colors.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

     
    5.0

    wonderful feel

    By Windfall

    from Indiana

    About Me Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Hats
      • Scarves
      • Socks
      • Sweaters

      Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Verde Collection Chesapeake:

      I bought this yarn to make a baby blanket…I suspect it will wash nicely in gentle cycle and dry flat.
      I liked it so much I bought enough to make myself a sweater.
      So far, the blanket is finished. The sweater not so much

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Wonderful yarn...would definitely purchase again

      By Firefly1

      from Coulee Dam, WA

      About Me Enthusiast

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Baby Sweater
        • Gloves
        • Hats
        • Scarves
        • Sweaters

        Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Verde Collection Chesapeake:

        I'm using this yarn to make a pretty little baby sweater. Great weight for spring, fall, and cool summer nights. Love the weight and it'seems softness.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

         
        5.0

        have already ordered more of this yarn-love it

        By none

        from ma

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Good Weight
        • Nice Texture
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Hats
          • Scarves
          • Sweaters

          Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Verde Collection Chesapeake:

          feels good to the hands

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

          Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

          (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

           
          3.0

          Disappointing quality

          By LSKN

          from Chicago, IL

          About Me Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Machine Washable
          • Soft

          Cons

          • Too many joins

          Best Uses

          • Sweaters

          Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Verde Collection Chesapeake:

          I like the coloring (I bought the light/dark purple) and the tweed-like effect. The only problem is that I have been finding 1-2 joins per ball. These are small, 50g balls, so the presence of so many joins makes me nervous about the quality. I also don't like the bumps that show up on my work from the messy ties used to join the yarn.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          So soft and easy to work with.

          By Meema

          from West Springfield, MA

          About Me Enthusiast

          Pros

          • Dyed Evenly
          • Easy To Fix
          • Good Weight
          • Knits Quickly
          • Nice Texture
          • Soft

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Fall Winter Spring Wear
            • Hats
            • Sweaters

            Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Verde Collection Chesapeake:

            I bought this at the tent sale. What an experience! I love the yarn and the price was soooooo low. I'm making a pullover short sleeve sweater, and it looks even better than I thought it would.

            Service and delivery comments:

            I shop Webs alot and always enjoy the experience. Great staff and wonderful store.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

            (2 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

             
            1.0

            color online not the same as in person

            By Lynn

            from Bishop, CA

            About Me Artist, Enthusiast

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Dyed Evenly
            • Good Weight
            • Machine Washable
            • Nice Texture
            • Soft

            Cons

            • Not Good Color

            Best Uses

              Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Verde Collection Chesapeake:

              They exchanged this yarn for another color quickly and satisfactorily

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great choice!

              By CheriFaith

              from Newburgh, IN

              About Me Enthusiast

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Hats
                • Scarves

                Comments about Classic Elite Yarns Verde Collection Chesapeake:

                Glad I found this yarn!

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

                Displaying reviews 1-8

                Back to top

                Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.
                To
                If you have an account you may Log In to access your saved contacts.
                From
                Message

                Webs Discount

                20% Off
                On highlighted items totaling $60 or more!
                25% Off
                On highlighted items totaling $120 or more!