Single ply fingering weight yarn, 100% Merino wool, superwash. Squishy and soft, with just the right amount of twist! Absolutely non-scratchy yarn with an internal glow. Will work for any shawl pattern, especially Stephen West designs for fingering weight yarns. Divine to have next to your skin. The dye takes especially beautifully on this base and has a lustrous sheen. The ideal yarn for that special, luxurious project! Sold in approx. 100g skeins/366m. Gentle machine wash, delicate cycle. For best results and to prolong wear, we recommend hand-washing your projects that use this single ply base.