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Classic Shades is a soft-to-the touch acrylic/wool roving style yarn featuring a stunning selection of colors which shade easily, one to the next. With a sheen similar to silk, finished garments take on a painterly quality perfect for sweaters and winter accessories --- plus, this worsted weight yarn is machine washable!

Free* patterns available

Classic Shades Book 2: City Neighborhoods

Classic Shades Book 3: Color Your World



Skein Information

Yards 197.00

Grams 100.00

Yarn Composition

70% Acrylic

30% Wool

Yarn Weight Information

Worsted, Afghan, Aran 

Stitches Per Inch

Knit:18 sts x 24 rows = 4" // US Size 8 (5 mm)
Crochet:16 sts x 19 rows = 4" // US Size J-10 (6 mm)

Yarn Care

machine wash - cold, do not bleach, do not tumble dry, do not iron, dryclean - any solvent

*limit 1 free pattern per purchase. Free patterns available:

Little Boy's Bomber Cap
SIZING 3 months (6 months, 12 months, Child's 2, 4, 6) 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Circumference: 15½ (16½, 17, 18, 19, 20)" 
Length: 4¼ (4¼, 4¼, 4½, 4¾, 5)" 

MATERIALS 
• 721 Chili Peppers – 1 ball, all sizes 

Entrelac Cowl
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Upper Circumference: 24” 
Lower Circumference: 32” 
Depth: 9½” 

MATERIALS 
• 714 Tropics – 2 skeins 

Croc-a-scarf
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Lower Width: 82” 
Depth: 7” 

MATERIALS 
• 733 Jubilant – 4 balls 

Neon Lattice Cap
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Brim Circumference: 16” 
Height: 8” 

MATERIALS 
• 737 Neon Kaleidoscope (MC) – 1 ball 
Universal Yarn Classic Shades Solids (30% wool, 70% acrylic; 100g/180 yds) 
• 603 Eggplant (CC) – 1 ball 

Corner to Corner Throw
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
48” wide x 50” tall 

MATERIALS 
Universal Yarn Classic Shades (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100g/197 yds) 
• 731 Natural Glow (MC) – 9 balls 
Universal Yarn Uptown Worsted (100% anti-pilling acrylic; 100g/180 yds) 
• 328 Dijon (CC) – 1 ball 

Hanasaku Stole
SIZES 
One Size 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Width: 17” 
Length: 57” (excluding fringe) 

MATERIALS 
Rozetti Yarns Cotton Gold (65% cotton, 27% paillettes, 8% metallic; 25g/200 yds) 
• 1098 (C1) – 2 skeins 
Universal Yarn Classic Shades (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100g/197 yds) 
• 707 Lake (C2) – 2 skeins 
Universal Yarn Bamboo Bloom Handpaints (48% rayon from bamboo, 44% wool, 8% acrylic; 100g/154 yds) 
• 321 Miko (C3) – 2 skeins 

Pacific Heights Pullover
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Bust: 36 (40, 44, 48, 52)" / 91.5 (101.5, 112, 122, 132) cm 
Length: 23 (24, 25, 26, 26)" / 58.5 (61, 63.5, 66, 66) cm 
Shown in Small size. 

MATERIALS 
Universal Yarn Classic Shades Solids (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100G/197 yds) 
• 610 Slate Grey (MC) – 4 (5, 6, 6, 7) skeins 
Universal Yarn Classic Shade (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100G/197 yds) 
• 729 Lucky Rose (CC) – 1 (2, 2, 2, 2) skeins 

Umbrella Dress
SIZES 
Small (Medium, Large, 1X, 2X) 
Shown in Small size. 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Bust: 34 (38, 42, 46, 50)” 
Length to Underarm: 27” 
Armhole Depth: 6½ (7, 7 ½, 8, 8¼)” 
Length to Underarm: 27” 

MATERIALS 
Universal Yarn Classic Shades (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100 g/197 yds) 
• 726 Pompidou – 8 (9, 11, 12, 13) balls 

Vera
Size 
X-S (S, M, L, X-L, XXL) 
to fit bust size 28 (32, 36, 40, 44, 48)" 
Finished Length: 25.5 (26, 27, 28, 29, 30)" 

Materials 
3 (3, 4, 5, 5, 6) balls of Classic Shades, 75% Acrylic, 25% Wool, 197 yds/180 m per 100g. Color shown: 703 

Sherwood
Size 
X-S (S, M, L, X-L, XXL) to fit bust size 
28 (32, 36, 40, 44, 48)" 
Finished Length: 
21.5 (22, 23, 24, 25, 26)" 

Materials 
3 (3, 4, 5, 5, 6) balls of Classic Shades, 70% Dralon, 30% Wool, 197 yds/180 m per 100g. 

Seafoam Scarf
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Width: 6 1/2" 
Length: 68" 

MATERIALS 
Yarn: Ballad by Wisdom Yarns (100% superwash Merino wool; 98 yd/50g) color 
#31705, 2 balls 

Cable Check Dress
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Bust: 32 (36, 40, 44, 48)" 
Length: 40 (42, 44.5, 48, 52)" 

MATERIALS 
Yarn: 7 (9, 10, 12, 14) balls of Universal Yarn Classic Shades #710 

DanDoh Scarf - Crocheted Hug for Japan
1 ball

Seed Stitch Scarf and Mitts
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
SCARF 
Length: 68” 
Width: 6” 

MITTS 
Length: 8 (8½, 9)” 
Circumference: 6 (7, 8)” 

MATERIALS 
Universal Yarn Classic Shades (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100g/197yds) 
• 720 Canyon – 2 balls 

Circle Shades Scarf
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Width: 4” 
Length: 60” 

MATERIALS 
Universal Yarn Classic Shades (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100g/197 yds) 
• 716 Roman Candle – 2 balls (A) 
Universal Yarn Classic Shades Solids (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100g/197 yds) 
• 608 Turquoise – 1 ball (B) 

Shire Stroll Hat
FINISHED SIZE 
Women’s Medium 
Circumference: 20" 
Height: 9", not including earflaps 

MATERIALS 
Universal Yarn Classic Shades (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 197yd/100g) 
• 723 Stained Glass, 2 skeins 

Mitered Square Throw
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
45 x 45” 

MATERIALS 
Universal Yarn Classic Shades (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100g/197 yards) 
• 705 Wild Berries – 3 Balls (A) 
• 721 Chili Peppers – 3 Balls (B) 
• 717 Cedar Forest – 2 Balls (C) 
• 704 Reef – 3 Balls (D) 

Longways Linen Scarf
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Length: 70" 
Width: 6" 

MATERIALS 
Universal Yarn Classic Shades (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100g/180 yds) 
• 736 Neon Lime Surprise – 2 balls 

Tree Hugger Vest
SIZES 
Small (Medium, Large, 1X, 2X, 3X) 
Shown in Small size. 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Bust: 28¼ (32¾, 35¾, 40, 44¼)” 
Length: 21½ (22, 23, 23½, 24¼)” 
Note: The ribbing in this vest makes it very stretchy! Choose a size based upon a finished bust measurement that is approximately 6” smaller than your actual bust size. 

MATERIALS 
Universal Yarn Classic Shades (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100g/197 yds) 
• 720 Canyon – 3 (3, 4, 4, 5) balls 

Go-To Hat and Scarf
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Hat Circumference: 16”, unstretched (hat will stretch to 24”) 
Scarf Width: 6” 
Scarf Length: 60” 

MATERIALS 
Universal Yarn Classic Shades (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100g/197 yds) 
• 720 Canyon – 3 balls 

Bargello Comfort Shawl
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS (not including fringe) 
Wingspan: 65” 
Depth: 32.5” 

MATERIALS 
Universal Yarn Classic Shades (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100g/197 yds) 
• 734 Cool Blazes (MC) – 3 skeins 
• 606 Burgundy (CC – 2 skeins 

Walking Bird Cardigan
SIZES 
Small (Medium, Large, 1X, 2X) 
Sample shown in Small size 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Bust, buttoned: 36½ (40½, 44½, 48½, 52½)” 
Length: 26½ (27, 27½, 28, 28¼)” 

MATERIALS 
Classic Shades (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100 g/197 yds) 
• 723 Stained Glass – 6 (7, 7, 8, 8) balls 

 



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