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aran weight silk cotton blend 12/20NM Exotic Cotton

These yarns are produced from 4 strands of the 3/20 equivalents we also sell. The 3/20s are made in superb earthy tones by filati biagioli modesto of Italy, under the brand name exotic cotton. They have an amazing set of tonal variations and the sheen of the silk with the crispness of the cotton. We believe the mix is 30% silk, 70% cotton, but we can not be certain.


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aran weight silk cotton blend 12/20NM Exotic Cotton

As a 12/20NM yarn this should give about 270 yards per cone or 825 yards/lb.


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