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Merino Super-Sport

Weight: Super Bulky / Super Chunky
Texture: S on S plied
Fiber: Merino Superwash Wool (98%),
Polyester (2%)
Needles: 6.5mm (10.5 US) (3 UK)
Gauge: 12 sts / 10cm (4") and 17 rows
Hook: 5.5 - 6mm
Balls: 50g; 60m (66 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Solid colors
© Katia

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