100% Rambouillet wool - hand spun and hand dyed. Rambouillet is a breed related to Merino sheep. The king of Spain gave King Louis XIV Rambouillet sheep for his estate. The wool is softer than imaginable, and has bounce and stretch. Yarn plies were dyed separately and spun to produce a stripey pinky - coral with visual texture. 7 1/2 oz. 356 yards Worsted weight 2 ply yarn 4 - 5 stitches per inch Needles #7 - 9 Hand wash lukewarm water and mild shampoo.