This ultra-light soft yarn is perfect for afghans and cozy sweaters with an extensive and beautiful shade range. Multi-colored special effect knits and crochets into a beautiful fabric. Weight category: 5; 97-Percent Acrylic/3-Percent Polyester. 5oz/140g; 255yd/233m. Gauge: Knit: 15st x 22r = 4in/10cm on size 8/5mm needles; Crochet: 15st x 22r = 4in/10cm on size H8/5mm hook. Care: machine wash; tumble dry; do not bleach; do not iron; do not dry clean. Imported.