Shades of purple and soft blue withb specks of purple, orange, and black on our Simply Sheep base yarn. This yarn is a 2-ply with a firm twist, which makes it more durable and gives it a cabled appearance. 100% Superwash Merino 2 ply Fingering/Sock Weight 400 yds/100g US 0-2 = 7-9 sts/inch Machine wash cold, lay flat to dry. Dyed using professional acid dyes which are heavy metal free. Produced in a smoke free, pet friendly home.