Britsock is custom spun in the UK. Available in Self striping, Multi colour and Semi solid. 40% Bluefaced Leicester, 20% Wensleydale, 20% Alpaca and 20% nylon. All sourced within the UK. A high twist makes it hard wearing with good stitch definition. Idea for all those lovely sock patterns available and a matching hat or shawl to match. Weight: 100g Meterage: 400 meters, enough for a larger size sock. Needle size: 2.25 - 3mm, but will vary depending on gauge. Washing instructions: Hand wash.