Caron® Simply Soft® Yarn is popular because it is very soft. It ranks "9" on our Knitting-Warehouse Softness Meter which exceeds most of the other staple basic yarns from other manufacturers. This yarn is made from a premium acrylic so it is an easy-care yarn that can be washed and dried. It is worsted weight and has good stitch definition which makes it ideal for projects with cables or other intricate stitches that you want to stand out. Make soft garments for adults and babies including sweaters, scarves, hats, gloves, baby apparel, afghans and more with this lovely, fabulous yarn.
Weight Category: 4 Medium Ball Weight:Solids: 6oz (170g), Ombres: 4oz (114gm) Length:Solids: 315yds (288m), Ombres: 208yds (109m) Content: 100% acrylic Gauge:Knit: 18sts x 24r = 4in (10cm) Suggested Knitting Needle Size: US 8 (5mm) needles Suggested Crochet Hook Size: H8 (5mm) hook Fabric Care Instructions: Machine wash, warm, gentle cycle. Machine dry, low heat, delicate cycle. Note: Although we try to match dyelots, we cannot always guarantee them.