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Soft, creamy shades of purplish brown with random flashes of mineral reds and yellow-green evoke these fantastic fossils from Arizona’s Painted Desert.
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.
This colorway is highly variable, so feel free to give us a call for a current description of what we have, or if you have any questions about the color.
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.