FAIR ISLE YARN-Sugar. Sugar, the medium-weight yarn that looks and feels like a much more expensive yarn. Special development techniques are used, creating this 70% acrylic, 30% nylon yarn. Sugar colors are vivid with a lustrous appearance. Sugar has a silky-soft, luxurious hand-feel. Weight category: 4. Content: 70% acrylic, 30% nylon. Putup: 3.5oz/100g, 170yd/156m. Gauge: 17sx23r = 4in/10cm on size US9/5.5mm knitting needles. Suggested crochet hook size: USE4/3.5mm hook. Dyelotted: we try but are not always able to match dye lots. Care: machine wash cold, gentle cycle. Tumble dry low. Do not bleach. Do not iron. Comes in a variety of colors. Each sold separately. Imported.