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Flax Lace

Weight: Fingering / 4-ply
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Linen (100%)
Needles: 2.25mm (1 US) (13 UK)
3.25mm (3 US) (10 UK)
Gauge: 28 sts / 10cm (4") and 36 rows
Hook: 2.25 - 3.5mm
Balls: 100g; 500m (547 yds)
Care: Machine wash (40C), Do not tumble dry, Do not iron
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

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