Montera by Classic Elite is a heavy worsted/aran weight yarn. It knits up at 4 stitches to the inch on a size 9 needle. Each 100 gram hank contains 127 yards of 50% llama and 50% wool. This blend, and the thickness of the yarn lends to dense, warm, cozy garments in great pops of color. Handwash cold or dry clean. Made in Peru. Originally $10/hank, it's now bargain priced at $7/hank. Enjoy!