Lion Brand® Shawl In A Ball Yarn is a slightly brushed, self-striping yarn in a luminous sheen that creates gorgeous shawls. Shawl in a Ball is the perfect yarn created specifically for beginner shawl makers and experts alike. Beginners can create show-stopping accessories using the simplest knit or crochet stitches. The self-striping brushed acrylic, run with a 100% cotton slub, has the look and feel of silk mohair. One ball makes your entire project. Weight Category: 4 Medium Ball Weight: 5.3oz (150gm) Length: 518yds (473m) Content: 58% cotton, 39% acrylic, 3% other Gauge: Knit: 17sts x 25r = 4in (10cm), Crochet: 12sc x 16r = 4in (10cm) Suggested Knitting Needle Size: US 8 (5mm) needles Suggested Crochet Hook Size: US J 10 (6mm) hook Fabric Care Instructions: Machine wash gentle, dry flat, do not bleach, do not iron, dry clean using P solvents. Note: Dyelotted. Although we try to match dyelots, we cannot always guarantee them.