The Appalachian mountains of eastern Tennessee and western North Carolina are home to Fraser firs - a beautiful evergreen that you might also know as your Christmas tree. Fraser is a medium neutral green without tending too much toward blue or yellow.
This light fingering weight yarn is perfect for fine gauge sweaters and large shawls. Katahdin weighs in at 1750 yards and 15.5 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 / 15.5 oz (1600m / 439g) 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.