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Weight: Aran
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Cotton (85%),
Polyester (15%)
Needles: 5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
5.5mm (9 US) (5 UK)
Gauge: 18 sts / 10cm (4") and 24 rows
Balls: 100g; 160m (175 yds)
Care: Machine wash (40C)
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$
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Simply Cotton Organic Worsted (91% match) $$$$$
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Ajman (88% match)
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Tissa (88% match)
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Best of Nature Organic Cotton (87% match) $$$$$
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