Astral-This DK weight yarn is a heavenly blend of fibers; 50% tencel, 30% Alpaca, and 20% merino wool. This single ply yarn has an incredible drape, an amazing sheen and a surprising amount of stitch definition for a single yarn. Dry clean or hand wash only. 197 yards per 100 gram skein. 5 stitches to the inch on US size 7 needles.