A perfectly polished sheen and elegant drape make this shimmering blend of all-natural sport weight 50% silk and 50% alpaca the ultimate choice for sophisticated scarves and sweaters. Simply stunning in 33 neutral, pastel, and jewel-tone shades. Weight: 50 grams. Approx: 146 yards/133 meters. Needle Size: Size 3–5, 3.25-3.75 mm. Gauge: 5 to 6 sts per inch is a suggested gauge only. Works beautifully with large or small needles. Hand wash or dry clean. Wash in tepid water using a mild soap. Do not agitate or twist. Shape and dry flat on a towel. Store your little treasure neatly folded; after all, it may be a family heirloom.