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Unger, Aslantrends, Aracaunia,
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Dec 11, 2013 22:13:30   #
yona (a regular here)
 
Please help me destash all my yarns which have been stored in zip lock bags in a cabinet drawer from a pet & smoke free home.

Thank you to all who have been so supportive in purchasing my yarns & helping me in my goal so I can move to NY to be w/my family. I so appreciate all of you.

Unger Ariane, discontinued - Made in Italy
125 yards (114 meters)
20 grams (0.71 ounces)
6.0 sts = 1 inch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
6 sks 80% Acetate 20% Polyester @ $4 ea + ship

Araucania Chacabuco Multi
122 yards (112 meters)
100 grams (3.53 ounces)
12.0 sts = 4 inches
US 10 - 6.0 mm
<b>100% Cotton</b>
2 sks @ $5.50 ea + ship


Aslantrends Tango
131 yards (120 meters)
100 grams (3.53 ounces)
20.0 to 24.0 sts = 4 inches
US 8 - 10 or 5 - 6mm
90% Acrylic
10% Nylon (Polyamide)
5 sks (1 in a ball- NEW) @4.50 ea + ship

100% Silk Sari
Recycled Silk Sari Yarn
100% Pure Hand Spun Silk Yarn
100 Gram
80 Yard Per skein apx
10 U.S. (6mm) 14 (Stitches per 4.0 inches/10cm.)
3 wound up balls (all full, unused) 3.50 ea + ship

Please PM me ONLY. Please send your email address so I can figure out shipping for you.

Many thanks again for all of your support.
Araucania Chacabuco Multi
Araucania Chacabuco Multi...
Aslantrends Tango
Aslantrends Tango...
Unger Ariane, discontinued - Made in Italy
Unger Ariane, discontinued - Made in Italy...
100% Silk Sari
100% Silk Sari...
 
Dec 11, 2013 23:00:12   #
NipomoNan
 
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