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Greylock

Weight: Fingering / 4-ply
Texture: 2 plies
Fiber: Cashmere (100%)
Needles: 2.75mm (2 US) (12 UK)
Gauge: 28 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 274m (300 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors, Heathers, Marls
Price: $$$$$
© Valley Yarns

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Supercashmere Fine (96% match)
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Cashmere Gilli (75% match) $$$$$
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Cashmere Lace (74% match) $$$$$
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Bromley (73% match) $$$$$
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Solo Cashmere 110 (68% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 25g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.49 balls of this.
Cachemire + (68% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cashmere (95%) and Wool (5%)
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Cashmere Premium (66% match) $$$$$
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Ennis (64% match) $$$$$
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Gaea Fingering (64% match) $$$$$
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Cashmere 4-ply (63% match) $$$$$
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Caroline (63% match) $$$$$
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Silkbloom Fino (63% match) $$$$$
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