Each colour way is named after sweets. Beautiful Signature 4ply yarn from West Yorkshire Spinners, ideal for socks. A popular choice of yarn with sock knitters, its wool and nylon mix make it an choice should you want hard wearing sock yarn but soft and gentle on the skin. Available in vibrant colour groups that make it hard to decide which to choose. The self striping country bird range is lovely on it own, you can have coordinating heels, cuffs and toes using a colour from the Spice Rack and Sweet Shop range which are lovely on their own. Content - 75% wool 25% nylon. 35 %of the wool content I'd Blue Faced Leicester. Needles - 2mm/3mm. needle size will vary depending on gauge and pattern. Care instructions - Machine wash 30 but as always here at Suffolk Socks we like to hand wash and dry flat.