Hemp for Knitting's "#120 Hemp6" is a DK weight yarn. Made of hemp, it can be machine washed and dried. This yarn looks like linen. It can be machine washed and dried. This dyeable, plied yarn is designed for making sweaters, tops, cardigans, shawls, pullovers, scarves, mittens, hats, socks, pillows, bags, ponchettes and washcloths.