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Milano

Weight: Fingering / 4-ply
Texture: 2 plies
Fiber: Merino Superwash Wool (90%),
Cashmere (10%)
Needles: 2.5mm ( US) ( UK)
3.5mm (4 US) ( UK)
Gauge: 30 sts / 10cm (4") and 40 rows
Balls: 25g; 180m (197 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

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PureWash Fingering (85% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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