Luxury Sock yarn in a beautiful plum wine color 480 yrds per skein 75% washable wool and 25% nylon Unbelievable soft! Suitable for aocks, a cowl, or a scarf with matchin mitts. Whatever you make with it, it will make a classy statement. Hand washing will prolong the life of the yarn but it can also be machine washed on delicate cycle. Wrap wet garment in a towel to squeeze out excess water and lay flat to dry.