Yashi is a soft, papery raffia yarn especially well-suited for crafts and accessories. 90m (99yds) and 40g (1.41oz). 100% Raffia. Hand wash, dry flat. 5 balls/bag. The recommended knitting needle is 5.5mm (US size 9) = 15 sts x 19 rows = 10cm (4″) in ST st. The recommended crochet hook is 5mm (US size H-8) = 15 sc x 17 rows = 10cm (4″). Remember to ALWAYS check tension/gauge before beginning your project.