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Old 01-06-2009, 02:30 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by AngieLanigan View Post
oh, awesome! Thanks! I didn't know what made sock yarn, sock yarn...

Wool sock yarn has two special characteristics:
it's usually machine washable (because socks get washed a lot)
and it usually has a small percentage of nylon mixed into the wool
for extra strength.
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