Made of 100% ultra-soft mercerized cotton in a fresh, modern palette of shades that coordinate easily together. DK weight is also perfect for crochet. Weight category: 3, 100% mercerized cotton, 1.75oz/50g (136yd/125m). Gauge: 24 stitches x 32 rows = 4in (10cm): knitting: size 6 (4mm) needles, crochet: size G (4mmmm) hook. Care: hand wash, dry flat, do not bleach, do not dry clean, do not iron.