BERNAT-Vickie Howell: Cotton-ish Yarn. Cotton-ish is a lightweight cotton/acrylic blend with a light twist construction that plays to Vickie Howell s busy-person practicality. The airy drape is perfect for a variety of garments including baby layette and toddle clothing women s tops and lacy shawls and home decor items like placemats and cafe curtains. Weight category: 3 55% cotton and 45% acrylic 2.4oz/70g 282yd/258m. Gauge: 22st x 28r = 4in/10cm on size US 6 knitting needles. Suggested crochet hook size US G6. Care: machine washable do not bleach dry in delicate do not press or block with iron. Imported.