SUGAR BUSH YARNS-Shanty. Shanty is a luxury blend of Merino and linen that adds a rustic look with a feel of luxury to your hand-made projects. It is ideal for knitting worsted weight garments and accessories. Weight category: 5. Content: 75% superwash Merino, 25% linen. Putup: 3.5oz/100gr, 186yd/170m. Gauge: 20sts = 4in/10cm on size US7/4.5mm knitting needles. Suggested crochet hook: US7/4.5mm. Care: Wash gently by hand in water not exceeding 86F/30C, Do not bleach. After extraction of excess water, dry the article on a suitable flat surface. Do not iron or press. Do not dry clean. Dyelotted: We try but are not always able to match dye lots. Comes in a variety of colors. Each sold separately. Imported.