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Blackstone Tweed (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Aran
Texture: Nubby / Tweedy
Fiber: Wool (65%),
Mohair (25%),
Angora (10%)
Needles: 4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
Gauge: 18 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 119m (130 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Tweeds, Marled
Price: $$$$$

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