Peruvian Highland Wool

Weight: Aran
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Highland Wool (100%)
Needles: 4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
Gauge: 18 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 100m (109 yds)
Care: Hand wash

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Deluxe Worsted (95% match) $$$$$
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Galway (94% match)
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Fine Merino (94% match)
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Super Squish Worsted (93% match)
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Aubusson (93% match)
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Kinna (93% match)
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Numéro 5 (93% match)
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Long Island Worsted (93% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 169m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.59 balls of this.
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Pictish Aran (92% match)
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