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Danube Aran (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Aran
Texture: Single ply
Fiber: Nylon (40%),
Viscose (30%),
Wool (30%)
Needles: 4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
5.5mm (9 US) (5 UK)
Gauge: 17-19 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 109m (119 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Self-striping (gradient)
Price: $$$$$

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