Ansel - Katahdin - Babette

In Stock: 3

$76.00
  • Ansel - Miss Babs Katahdin yarn

Ansel - Katahdin - Babette

In Stock: 3

$76.00

Named for Ansel Adams’ iconic black and white photography style. Black dots and dashes appear over the natural undyed cream of the yarn. Sometimes Ansel has lots of black, sometimes very little. For an even bolder black and white effect, choose Graphic.

This colorway is a Babette: every skein and every batch is a bit different, but Babs has a method of recreating these artistic colorways. The photograph is an example of representative skeins from this colorway; the skein you receive may differ somewhat.

Katahdin

Our new light fingering weight yarn is perfect for fine gauge sweaters and large shawls. Katahdin weighs in at 1750 yards and 14 ounces, making it our largest skein to date. It can be knit at a heavy laceweight or light fingering gauge and is 100% Bluefaced Leicester wool. BFL is a perfect canvas for Babs’ colors, giving the yarn a rich depth and slightly glossy finish.

Size: 1750 yd / 14 oz (1600m / 400g) skeins
Content: 100% Bluefaced Leicester wool
Gauge: Light fingering weight. 8-10 stitches per inch on US 0-2.
Care Instructions: Hand wash, dry flat.

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