This sport weight yarn is made from 100% silk and is hand-spun from recycled silk by the artisans who work in co-ops in India. The twist of colors in this yarn when knitted/crocheted shows off the beautiful vibrancy of this yarn. Each of the unique and hand-dyed color ways are exclusive to Darn Good Yarn and host pop and burst of color in every thread! Darn Good Twist is eco friendly, buttery soft, and bright as can be! It's a 2-ply marled yarn with variegated color changes. Length: 150 Yards Weight: 50 grams, 2 - Sport Material: 100% Recycled Silk Needle Size: US 3-5 (3.25 - 3.75mm) Hook Size: US E/4-7 (3.5 - 4.5mm) Gauge: K- 23-26 /4", C- 16-20 /4" Physical Quality: Marled, Soft and Silky! How to Clean: Dry Clean Best for: Knitting, Crocheting, Needlepoint, Embroidery, Tatting, Weaving.