LION BRAND YARN-Chenille Yarn. Add a touch of luxury to your knitting and crocheting with the rich velvety texture of Chenille. This bulky-weight yarn works up quickly into plush afghans and cozy accessories. Weight category: 5. Content: 75% acrylic/18% polyester/7% nylon, 2.5oz/71g, 100yd/91m. Gauge: Knit: 9st x 12r = 4in/10cm on size US 11/8mm needles, Crochet: 8sc x 8r = 4in/10cm with US-N13/9mm hook. Care: Hand wash, lay flat to dry, do not bleach, do not iron. Made in USA.