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Alpaca Tweed Chunky

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Nubby / Tweedy
Fiber: Acrylic (77%),
Alpaca (20%),
Viscose (3%)
Needles: 6mm (10 US) (4 UK)
Gauge: 14 sts / 10cm (4") and 20 rows
Balls: 100g; 135m (148 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Iron (cool), Tumble dry (low)
Styles: Tweeds
Price: $$$$$

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