This yarn is a true worsted weight with 200 yards in 115 grams. It is well balanced with a 4 ply construction. 100% Superwash Merino. A very easy knitting yarn with crisp stitch definition. Perfect for sweaters, mittens, hats, and so much more. 4ply Superwash Worsted knits to a gauge of 4-5 stitches per inch using 4.5mm - 5.5mm needles.