Okay, so you agree that the colors are right, but that's not enough to make it look like a watermelon. Where are the seeds? Well, they are there. Check out this picture, click here. Apparently any basic sock pattern will cause the yarn to stripe like a watermelon. As soon as I free up a set of double pointed needles, I'm going to cast on.
The skein is a generous 460 yards, fingering weight, so I'm going to snitch a little of it for my sock yarn afghan - a large block. More on the afghan in a few days (so addictive!)
Here's the tag that was with the skein:
I'll let you know how it turns out. Subtle yarn? I don't think so. I like that!