SUPER ZIPPY is a soft lofty 1 ply yarn. It is ideal for beginning knitters who will see quick results with this substantial extra thick yarn. Use big needles to create knitted accessories like purses, bags, baskets, slippers and booties... and of course all cold weather garments like hats, mittens, cowls and scarves. Locally milled and hand dyed in USA. Gauge: 7 stitches x 10 rows = 4 inch x 4 inch. Hand wash separately in cool water. Living Dreams commissions independent dye studios to produce our Private Label fibers in small batches ...your purchase of our products directly supports local farms, fiber mills and artisans and their communities.