Rainbow Drops is a worsted weight yarn with a white or cream background and speckles interspersed. Ideal for project for baby and child is washability is important. It is incredibly soft for an acrylic and knits/crochets up so cute! Each 100 gram skein contains 236m/258 yds. Knit on a US8 needle, the gague is approximately 18 sts. and 24 rows. A US H/8 hook is suggested. Machine wash and dry!