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Old 02-05-2006, 07:35 PM   #9
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I think you are probably just sensitive to it. I am, too. Since I started knitting though and going to LYS I'm finding that not all wools are created equal. I don't know if I'm brave enough to knit an article of clothing out of it, but I might try a scarf of some nice merino or a blend. Some of them are amazingly soft! If you are concerned though there are plenty of other yarns available that are very nice. BTW..I got the Bernat Denim Style at Joanns.

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