VICKIE HOWELL-Sheep(ish) Yarn. This medium weight yarn roving yarn is made of super soft acrylic and wool. The perfect twist level, along with the use of the acrylic blend, gives a luster and silky hand you normally find only in yarns containing merino or other luxury fibers. The fullness and drape will create a richness in all your projects. Weight category: 4. Made of 70% acrylic/30% wool. Putup: 3oz/85g, 167yd/152.7m. Recommended knitting needles size US8/5mm. Recommended crochet hook size H8/5mm. Dyelotted: We try but are not always able to match dyelots. Care: machine wash cold, dry flat, do not bleach, do not iron, dry clean with P solvents only. Imported.