Lion Brand® Hometown USA® Yarn is a super bulky, acrylic yarn. This yarn comes in solids, neons, multis, tweeds and more. Enjoy the US cities embedded in the yarn names such as Pittsburgh Yellow or Honolulu Pink. This yarn is a super bulky acrylic yarn; tweeds are an acrylic rayon blend. Projects work up quickly due to its super bulky nature. This yarn would also be ideal for arm knitting. This is an easy care yarn and is machine washable and dryable.
Weight Category: 6 Super Bulky Ball Weight: Solids: 5oz (142gm), Multi Colored: 4oz (113gm), Tweeds: 4oz (113gm), Neon: 4oz (113gm) Length: Solids: 81yds (74m), Multi Colored: 64yds (59m), Tweeds: 64yds (59m), Neon: 64yds (59m) Content: Solids: 100% Acrylic, Multi Colored: 100% Acrylic, Tweeds: 94% Acrylic, 6% Rayon, Neon: 100% Acrylic Gauge: Knit: 9sts x 12r = 4in (10cm), Crochet: 6.6sc x 8r = 4in (10cm) Suggested Knitting Needle Size: US 13 (9mm) Suggested Crochet Hook Size: US N13 (9mm) Fabric Care Instructions: Machine wash cold (max temp. 86F/30C), tumble dry, do not bleach, do not iron, dry cleanable. Note: Dyelotted: Although we try to match dyelots, we cannot always guarantee them. Softness Meter Rating (?): 9