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Encore Worsted

Variants:
Encore Worsted Colorspun
Encore Worsted Solids
Encore Worsted Heathers
Weight: Worsted
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Acrylic (75%),
Superwash Wool (25%)
Needles: 5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
5.5mm (9 US) (5 UK)
Gauge: 20 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 100g; 183m (200 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C)
Styles: Solid colors, Multicolored
Price: $$$$$

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