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King Cotton

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: S on S plied
Fiber: Acrylic (55%),
Cotton (45%)
Needles: 6mm (10 US) (4 UK)
7mm ( US) (2 UK)
Gauge: 14 sts / 10cm (4") and 20 rows
Hook: 6 - 7mm
Balls: 50g; 65m (71 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Do not iron, Do not tumble dry
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

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Simply Casual (90% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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Aura (79% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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