Lion Brand® Homespun New Look Yarn is the same Homespun yarn that you know and love but wound into a cake instead of a skein. This "New Look" Homespun comes in the same ounces and yardage as the Homespun wound into a skein. What is the advantage of the cake verses the skein? According to Lion Brand it helps prevent tangles as you work. Homespun is an acrylic/polyester blend yarn that makes wonderful scarves, blankets, shawls and more. It comes in a variety of beautiful vibrant colors.
Weight Category: 5 Bulky Ball Weight: 6oz (170gm) Length: 185yds (169m) Content: 98% acrylic, 2% polyester Gauge: Knit: 14sts x 20r = 4in (10cm), Crochet: 10sc x 10r = 4in (10cm) Suggested Knitting Needle Size: 10 (6mm) Suggested Crochet Hook Size: K10.5 (6.5mm) Fabric Care Instructions: Machine wash and dry, do not bleach or iron. Note: Unfortunately, we do not guarantee dye lots.