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!


  • Wool 30%
  • Acrylic 70%

Weight: Medium

Yards: 197; 100 gms

Gauge: 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

Universal Yarns Classic Shades "Flash" 744