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Concept Silk Viscose

Weight: Worsted
Texture: Nubby / Tweedy
Fiber: Silk (50%),
Viscose (50%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 19 sts / 10cm (4") and 26 rows
Hook: 3.5 - 4mm
Balls: 50g; 110m (120 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Semi-solid colors
© Katia

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Savanna (72% match) $$$$$
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Mirai (72% match) $$$$$
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