Madara is a soft, Aran/Worsted weight yarn that's a delightful blend of Alpaca, Silk, and Wool. The colors are a beautiful, tweedy solid without the roughness of a traditional tweed. approx 219 yards on a 100 gram skein. 60% wool, 30% silk, 10% alpaca. 15 - 17 sts = 4" Hand wash.