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Herriot Fine

Weight: Light Fingering
Texture: 2 plies
Fiber: Baby Alpaca (75%),
Nylon (25%)
Needles: 2.75mm (2 US) (12 UK)
Gauge: 30 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 100g; 421m (460 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors, Heathers
Price: $$$$$
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