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Fiber Content Skein Size Yards/Meters per Skein
75% Superwash Virgin Wool/25% Nylon 3.5 ounces/100 grams 420 meters
Yarn Weight Needle Size Stitch Gauge Row Gauge
Fingering/sock Euro size 2.5mm 7 sts = 1 inch none given

Nanette Blanchard US size 1- 2 none given none given
This German sock yarn seems to only come in variegated or tweed colors. I bought the huge skein (enough to make a pair of socks) for $9.50 in Taos, New Mexico. I believe it also comes in smaller skeins.

I do find this yarn unusually elastic. I'm making a pair of men's socks on size 2 dpns and using a cast on of 60 stitches makes a pretty loose sock. It is hard to find needles small enough to make a really dense fabric with it - it looks pretty loose with size 1 dpns although it is clearly a fingering weight yarn. The variegated colors are quite nice.