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Lena

Weight: Worsted
Texture: Single ply
Fiber: Baby Alpaca (48%),
Merino Wool (32%),
Silk (20%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 19 sts / 10cm (4") and 30 rows
Hook: 4mm
Balls: 50g; 150m (164 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$
© Tahki Stacy Charles, Inc

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