This yarn is so soft and fluffy that you won't be able to stop touching it. It's like a cloud! From the most charming sheep to the most dreamy knitters. One skein is enough for a shawl or shawlette.100% superwash Merino; light fingering weight, 500 metres/100 grams per skein. Recommended needles: 2'5 - 4mm /US #1-6.