Uptown Bamboo DK is the newest member of our bestselling Uptown family of anti-pilling acrylic, but with a touch of bamboo for a smooth texture and subtle sheen. Easy care and excellent stitch definition make it a perfect match for any project!. 260m (284yds) and 100g (3.5oz). 80% anti-pilling acrylic, 20% bamboo. Machine wash cool, tumble dry low. 5 balls/bag. The recommended knitting needle is 4mm (US size 6) = 22 sts x 28 rows = 10cm (4?) in ST st. The recommended crochet hook is 5mm (US size H/8) = 16 sc x 19 rows = 10cm (4?). Remember to ALWAYS check tension/gauge before beginning your project.