Scrumptious Yarn by Fyberspates is milled & dyed in Peru, from a source that has been milling for over 80 yrs. Available exclusively in the US by Lantern Moon. 45% Silk / 55% Merino Blend. Two ply construction. 399 yds per 100 gm skein. Gentle Machine washable. Gauge: 28 sts & 41 rows over a 4" x 4" (10 x 10 cm) stockinette stitch using a Lantern Moon US 2-3 (3mm) needle.