Encore Worsted is a soft 75% acrylic/25% wool, hypoallergenic yarn that was originally designed with babies and children in mind. Decades later, it continues to be a well loved yarn for its value.
Each 100 gram balls has 200 yards and knits at 4.5-5 sts. to the inch on a US 8 needle.
This yarn is machine washable and dryable.
Made in Turkey.
Encore is wonderful to work with, holds its shape, works well for children or adult patterns, machine washable and very reasonably priced. Heavenly Yarn has a wide variety of colors!