Notes on the base:Fort Street is a lace weight merino yarn base.100% non-superwash merino woolApprox. 875 yds/100gColor: Violet StormAll yarns are dyed in a dog friendly, smoke free home ( but they don't get to play with them). Due to the nature of hand dyed yarns no two will ever be exactly alike. When ordering for large projects be sure to order enough for the whole project. Hand wash cold with mild wool wash.