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Fresco from Classic Elite Yarns
Fresco
Classic Elite Yarns
Sport (12 wpi) ?
164 yards
(150 meters)
50 grams
(1.76 ounces)
26.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 5 - 3.75 mm
60% Wool
30% Camelid - Alpaca
10% Angora
plied

Fresco is a smooth and even 3-ply sport weight yarn. The plies are twisted together tightly enough to make a firm, springy yarn, but not so tightly that the yarn loses its lofty, soft hand. The fiber blend—wool (for warmth and strength), alpaca (for loft and sheen), and a bit of angora (to provide a soft halo)—makes a yarn that’s warm, soft, and slightly fuzzy.

Fresco is available in an expansive palette, which makes it great for colorwork projects. However, because of the ply, the yarn is also great for textured stitches and lace.

60% Wool, 30% Baby Alpaca, 10% Angora

Handwash cold, dry flat.

popular colorways

5301

265 stashed

369 projects

5303 Cinder

202 stashed

259 projects

5304 Sugar Blue

60 stashed

63 projects

5310 Regatta

81 stashed

71 projects

5312

60 stashed

72 projects

5313 Onyx

74 stashed

121 projects

5315 Pea Pod

84 stashed

72 projects

5317 Sangria

49 stashed

40 projects

5322 Port Royale

84 stashed

77 projects

5326 Magenta

60 stashed

51 projects

5328 Rum Raisin

59 stashed

46 projects

5335 Peacock Green

43 stashed

49 projects

5336 Oatmeal

81 stashed

79 projects

5338 Red

56 stashed

55 projects

5343 Cornsilk

48 stashed

43 projects

5345 Taupe

56 stashed

42 projects

5346 Mallard Blue

106 stashed

82 projects

5348 Blue

60 stashed

62 projects

5349 Blue Teal

58 stashed

78 projects

5350 Ginger

56 stashed

50 projects

5353 Strawberry

76 stashed

72 projects

5355

123 stashed

142 projects

5364 Light Green

44 stashed

59 projects

5367 Hopi Blue

114 stashed

109 projects

5375 Grey

144 stashed

137 projects

5377 Heather Gray

149 stashed

168 projects

5378 Alpaca Brown

64 stashed

61 projects

5379 Purple Haze

69 stashed

62 projects

5395

111 stashed

107 projects

5397 Fern

85 stashed

68 projects

Black

20 stashed

52 projects

Parchment

26 stashed

72 projects