Vickie Howell Sheep(ish) Yarn is a roving yarn 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.