Snuggly DK has a soft, smooth texture which helps it to glide on and off the needles, it is so easy to work with and very gentle on your hands. Snuggly DK is a popular hand knitting yarn for babies. Its quality, softness and easy-care characteristics have been adored by generations of knitters. Sirdar Snuggly DK is incredibly soft to the touch making it extra gentle for little ones. Washable Snuggly DK is perfect for baby and toddler clothes as well as cosy cot blankets. COMPOSITION: 55% Nylon 45% Acrylic. TENSION: 22 stitches x 28 rows to 10 cm / 4". BALL WEIGHT: 50g. YARN LENGTH: 165 metres (179 yards). KNITTING: NEEDLE SIZE 4 mm (USA 6). CROCHET HOOK SIZE: 4 mm (USA G/6).