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Egyptian Cotton DK (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: DK
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 22 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 105m (115 yds)
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

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