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Affection 4-ply

Final twist: Z-plied. Yardage varies.

Weight: Fingering / 4-ply
Texture: Crepe / Cable-plied
Fiber: Cotton (100%)
Needles: 2.5mm ( US) ( UK)
3mm ( US) (11 UK)
Gauge: 27 sts / 10cm (4") and 34 rows
Balls: (Varies)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Iron (cool)
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

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