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DROPS Big Fabel (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Aran
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Superwash Wool (75%),
Nylon (25%)
Needles: 5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
Gauge: 17 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 100g; 150m (164 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Iron (cool)
Styles: Solid colors, Multicolored
Price: $$$$$
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Bento (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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New Zealand (85% match) $$$$$
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.75 balls of this.
Bainin (85% match)
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Cucciolo (85% match)
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