This is a super soft cotton yarn with a high twist, hand dyed by a small family owned and operated business in South Africa. The colours are reminiscent of a chalk paint palette, dusty and muted. It is perfect for clothing and home decor items and blankets. Yarn Specifications: Blend: 100% cotton Yarn weight: Double knit Ball weight: 50g Ball length: 135m Needle size: 3-4mm Hook size: 3.5-4mm WASHING INSTRUCTIONS: Machine Washable, Dry Flat, Do Not Hang. Do Not Tumble Try, Do Not Bleach.