Simplicity Superwash by HiKoo-A value yarn that is an excellent choice for afghans, children's wear, and anything else that get's daily use. This machine washable wool blend feels like butter in your hands while knitting, but is a true "work horse" of a yarn. 55% merino, 28% acrylic, 17% nylon. 117 yards per 50 gram hank. US size 4-6 needles recommended, approximately 5 stitches to the inch.