I got mine at AC Moore and I noticed that, too. I think the washable wool had more yardage, but I didn't check, so I don't know.
I have no idea what I'm going to make with it or why I decided I needed two balls. Maybe a hat? Small scarf? Mittens? I got the green color called Wasabi.
Fear the Sock Monster! RAWR!
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