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, 2 Ply construction. 1,093 yds per 100 gm skein. Hand Wash only. Gauge: 25-30 sts & 37 rows over a 4 x 4 in (10 x 10 cm) stockinette stitch, using a Lantern Moon US 2-3 (3mm) needle.