The yarn is a mixture of fibers... There is angora, sheeps wool, alpaca, and silk. Three 1 oz., fingering weight skeins totaling 190 yards are included in this set. Each skein is 3-ply.
Hand wash in a warm bath with a gentle soap (baby shampoo or wool wash), then lay flat to dry.
Dye bleeding is possible due to the nature of the dye.