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Shimmer (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Worsted
Texture: S on S plied
Fiber: Acrylic (97%),
Metallic (3%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 20 sts / 10cm (4") and 26 rows
Balls: 100g; 256m (280 yds)
Care: Machine wash (synthetic cycle)
Styles: Solid colors with metallic thread, Marls
Price: $$$$$

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