Squishy and soft, with just the right amount of twist! Skinny Singles single-ply fingering weight yarn is 100% superwash Merino wool that is non-scratchy and divine to have next to your skin. The dye takes especially beautifully on this base and has a lustrous sheen. The ideal yarn for that special, luxurious project! Sold in approximately 3.5 ounce (100 gram) skeins equalling 400 yards (366 meters). Gentle machine wash, delicate cycle. For best results and to prolong wear, we recommend hand-washing your projects that use this single-ply base.