Lang Yarns Viola novelty knitting yarn with a fuzzy multitone effect is composed of 38% cotton, 34% nylon, 17% alpaca, 13% wool and knits on knitting needles 4.5 mm (US 7 / UK 7) for a gauge of 22 st. and 30 rows.
In a 50g (1.75 oz) ball there are about 250 m (273 yd). For quantities of yarn plan on:
450g = 9 balls for men size M
300g = 6 balls for women size M
250g = 5 balls for children 10 yrs
Machine wash at 30°C (86°F) with detergent for wool without fabric softener.