This yarn is very soft and lightweight and is easy to knit. Content: 80% Baby Alpaca / 20% Merino Wool Weight: 50 grams Length: 100 meter doughnuts. Gauge: 22sts x 30 rows = 10cm with 4mm needles. Made in Peru. Care: Hand wash or dry clean. Wash in tepid water using a mild soap. Do not twist. Shape and dry flat on a towel.