Simply Soft Acrylic Yarn is a bulk pack of 3 skeins of soft yarn. Each skein has a length of 945 yards (864 meters) and a weight of 18 ounces (510 grams). It is made of 100% acrylic and is classified as a medium-weight. The recommended gauge for knitting with size 8 needles is 4 inches with 18 stitches, and for crocheting, a hook size H8 is suggested. The yarn should be hand washed and laid flat to dry, and all skeins in the pack have the same dye lot.