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Merino-Silk

Weight: Worsted
Texture: Chained
Fiber: Merino Wool (70%),
Silk (20%),
Nylon (10%)
Needles: 4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
Gauge: 20 sts / 10cm (4") and 27 rows
Hook: 3 - 3.5mm
Balls: 25g; 95m (104 yds)
Care: Hand wash, Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Semi-solid colors
© Katia

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