Road to China Light is a 3-ply strong, soft, shiny and drapey yarn with a lot of body perfect for luxurious, soft and warm items. The unique blend of fibers are spun into a smooth yarn and then kettle dyed, and the different way the fibers absorb the dye creates a beautiful depth of color with subtle heathered tones.
Fibers: 65% Alpaca, 15% Silk, 10% Camel, 10% Cashmere
Weight: Sport / 5 ply
Yardage: 159 yards (145 meters)
Unit weight: 50 grams (1.76 ounces)
Wraps per inch: 12 wpi
Needle size: US 3 - 4 (3.25 - 3.5mm)
Gauge: 24.0 to 26.0 sts = 4 inches
Care: Hand wash colors seperately in cool water with mild soap. Gently roll in a towel to remove excess water. Lay flat to dry.