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Cumbria Fingering

60% Merino Wool, 30% Masham Wool

Weight: Fingering / 4-ply
Texture: Plied with a woolly haze
Fiber: Wool (90%),
Mohair (10%)
Needles: 2.25mm (1 US) (13 UK)
3.25mm (3 US) (10 UK)
Gauge: 26-30 sts / 10cm (4")
Hook: 2.25 - 3.25mm
Balls: 100g; 300m (328 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors, Heathers
Price: $$$$$

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