LION-Superwash Merino Cashmere Yarn. This yarn combines the softness of cashmere, the warmth of merino wool, and the ease of machine wash-ability. Ideal for socks to hats and everything in between for everyone in the family from the oldest on down to the youngest. Weight category: 4, 72% superwash merino wool/15% nylon/13% cashmere, 1.4oz/40g, 87yds/80m. Gauge: knit: 17st x 25r = 4in/10cm on size 8/5mm needles, crochet: 11sc x 14r = 4in/10cm on size I9/5.5mm. Care: machine wash cold, do not bleach, dry flat, do not iron, dry cleanable. Imported.