Scintille is a soft, brushed-look wool and metallic blend. This lofty yarn has a chainette construction that is shot through with gold and silver polyester metallic (soft) threads. This worsted weight yarn comes in 100 g/251 yard balls and is available in a range of soft colors. 16 - 20 sts = 4" ona US 7-9. 49% Acrylic, 39% Polyester Metallic, 12% Wool. It's also machine washable!