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Spectrum

Weight: Super Bulky / Super Chunky
Texture: Single ply wrapped with fine thread
Fiber: Acrylic (100%)
Needles: 8mm (11 US) (0 UK)
Gauge: 11 sts / 10cm (4") and 14 rows
Hook: 9mm
Balls: 120g; 62m (68 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle)
Styles: Solid colors with bright thread
Price: $$$$$

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Gypsy Super Chunky (81% match) $$$$$
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Spirali (80% match) $$$$$
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Rugby (79% match) $$$$$
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Karuselli (79% match)
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Viva (75% match)
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Veronica (75% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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Phil Country (74% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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Zoomba (73% match)
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