True luxury in your hand! Madison is a luscious blend of 75% superwash merino, 15% cashmere and 10% silk. The result is a springy, luxurious yarn with incredible softness, exceptional stitch definition and great memory. Each skein is 3.5oz with 170 yards of beautiful yarn! A US 8 needle will produce a 4 st per inch gauge - 16 sts = 4 in (2.5 cm).