BERNAT-Alpaca Chunky Yarn. A luxuriously soft blend of natural alpaca and durable acrylic. Chunky weight yarn knits quickly with beautiful stitch definition. Sophisticated shades that knit and crochet a fabric with a lovely drape. Alpaca fiber is long fine and without grease and is shinier smoother stronger and several times warmer than wool. It is also heavier and less elastic than wool. Weight category: 5 70% Acrylic/30% Alpaca 120yd/110m. Suggested knitting needles: 10/6mm crochet hook: J10/6mm. Care: hand wash dry flat do not bleach do not iron do not dry clean. Easy to use.