What a great versatile bulky yarn for all kinds of projects - from sweaters to shawls and toques. The tweed effect is perfect for sweaters and pullovers but also gives accessories a trendy flair. Canoe is stylish blend of wool and alpaca. This bulky weight yarn and it's earthy tweed effects gives any garment that fashion-forward edge. (#5 Bulky) Need a pattern for this yarn? Check out the CANOE Pattern Book by Sugar Bush Yarns - especially designed for this luxury yarn. Skeins come in 50g (1.75oz) weight and 87m (95 yards) length. 12 - 15 sts = 4" (10cm) on US 9 - 11 (5.5 - 8mm) The origin of this yarn is Italy.