Dyed by a women's cooperative in Uruguay, Malabrigo's yarn is well known for kettle dyed colorways on superb bases. Rios is considered Malabrigo's workhorse worsted weight yarn; the four ply nature helps resist pilling and the washability makes it fantastic for frequently worn garments, housewares and toys and clothes for little ones. Approx 210 yards/ 100 grams. 100% superwash merino wool. Worsted weight.