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Colorato

Weight: Heavy Worsted
Texture: Chained
Fiber: Merino Wool (87%),
Nylon (13%)
Needles: 6mm (10 US) (4 UK)
Gauge: 16 sts / 10cm (4") and 22 rows
Balls: 50g; 135m (148 yds)
Care: Hand wash, Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Self-striping (gradient)
Price: $$$$$

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