Uptown Worsted Hues is the newest member to our family of popular, anti-pilling acrylic yarns. Featuring the same base as customer-favorite Uptown Worsted, Uptown Worsted Hues is a self-shading yarn with gentle shifts in color and soft tones. The palette is perfect for babies, but also looks smashing in grownup projects and home decor, too. 165m (180yds) and 100g (3.5oz). 100% Acrylic. Machine wash cold, tumble dry low heat. 5 balls/bag. The recommended knitting needle is 5mm (US size 8) = 18 sts x 24 rows = 10cm (4) in ST st. The recommended crochet hook is 5.5mm (US size I-9) = 12 sc x 15 rows = 10cm (4). Remember to ALWAYS check tension/gauge before beginning your project.