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CON­TENT 77% acrylic, 20% al­paca, 3% vis­cose BALL 100g/135m (147yds) NEE­DLE 6mm (UK 4, US 10) TENSION 14 sts and 20 rows* RRP £4.90 New for Au­tumn comes a chunky version of Style­craft’s gor­geous Al­paca Tweed DK. Al­paca Tweed Chunky is avail­able in a range of six shades vary­ing from the soft muted tones of duck egg and dusky pink to darker, richer shades of av­o­cado, cherry and mid­night, each with a flecked tweed-ef­fect. This yarn knits up su­per quick on 6mm nee­dles, making it ideal for chunky tex­tured knits and fun ac­ces­sories. The 100g balls make it ex­cel­lent value, too. style­ 01535 609798 CON­TENT 52% wool, 34% acrylic, 14% polyamide BALL 50g/50m (54yds) NEE­DLE 10mm (UK 000, US 15) TENSION 12 sts and 15 rows* RRP £4.95 This lux­u­ri­ous su­per chunky wool-rich yarn is avail­able in 10 ton­ally var­ie­gated hues. Each shade has a black base with a vivid coloured thread wo­ven into it to cre­ate a dra­matic, flecked ef­fect. Ac­com­pa­ny­ing the launch of the yarn is the Bo­heme pat­tern book­let fea­tur­ing 11 so­phis­ti­cated knits. The chunky cowl has just rocked to the top of our knit lists. Our only dilemma? Which of the rich, mid­night shades to choose first. deb­bieb­lis­son­ 0208 520 8814

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