Lang Yarns Amira knitting yarn is a lightweight chainette yarn full of volume composed of 93% cotton and 7% nylon. It knits on knitting needles 5.5-6 mm (US 8-9 / UK 5-4) for a gauge of 17 st. and 26 rows.
In a 50 gram (1.75 oz) ball there are about 100 meters (109 yd) so plan on:
700 g = 14 balls for men size M
500 g = 10 balls for women size M
400 g = 8 balls for children 10 yrs old.
Machine wash at 30°C (86°F) with gentle detergent for wool without softener.