Cotton Mercerized is a delicately shining, mercerized and versatile cotton yarn for various knitting and crochet projects. The yarn's color assortment can be enriched by the tones of its 'sister-yarn' Cotton (unmercerized cotton yarn). Both Cotton Mercerized and Cotton have the same tension, and the same patterns can be applied to both yarns. The 100 g ball has 332 meters of yarn. Needle recommendation 2½ - 3, crochet hook recommendation 1½ - 2. Machine-washable up to 60˚C.