Rasta is a bulky weight, hand dyed, 100% Merino wool yarn. It is irresistibly soft and the colors are gorgeous. We love Rasta for cowls, ponchos, scarves and hats. Each 150 gram skein has 90 yards. The gauge is 2-2.5 stitches per inch on size US 13-17 needles. Hand wash and lay flat to dry.