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Maypole DK

Weight: DK
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Polyester (100%)
Needles: 4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
Gauge: 22 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 100g; 239m (261 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Do not iron, Do not tumble dry
Styles: Self-striping
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Fable (91% match) $$$$$
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Eliza (80% match)
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Fashion Pixel DK (78% match) $$$$$
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Bundle of Joy Baby DK (73% match)
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Double Knitting (73% match)
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DROPS Cotton Light (73% match) $$$$$
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Baby Sport Sparkle (73% match) $$$$$
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Pure Gold DK (72% match)
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Wondersoft Pearl DK (72% match)
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Bravo (72% match) $$$$$
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