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Puyu

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Blown / Fiber-filled net
Fiber: Baby Alpaca (58%),
Mulberry Silk (42%)
Needles: 9mm (13 US) (00 UK)
Gauge: 12 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 75m (82 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Semi-solid colors
Price: $$$$$
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Malou (75% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (70%), Nylon (20%) and Wool (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 64m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.17 balls of this.
Wonderfluff (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (70%), Merino Wool (7%) and Nylon (23%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 129m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.58 balls of this.
DROPS Cloud (70% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (72%), Nylon (21%) and Wool (7%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Paloma (67% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but chained. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and may have more drape.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (60%) and Merino Wool (40%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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Although the warmth, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 65m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.15 balls of this.
Silk Alpaca Alloy (67% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (60%) and Mulberry Silk (40%)
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but knitted tube. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and may have more drape.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.75 balls of this.
Paloma Tweed (66% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but chained. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and may have more drape.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (50%), Merino Wool (30%), Acrylic (14%) and Viscose (6%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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Although the warmth, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 65m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.15 balls of this.
Siberia (66% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (55%), Llama (12%), Wool (12%) and Nylon (21%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.68 balls of this.
Myk (66% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (48%), Merino Wool (30%) and Nylon (22%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.68 balls of this.
Baby Alpaca Grande (65% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but plied. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and will have more drape.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 101m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.74 balls of this.
Palace (65% match)
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but chained. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and may have more drape.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (55%) and Viscose (45%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 98m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.77 balls of this.
Alpaca Superfine (65% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but plied. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and will have more drape.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 49m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.53 balls of this.
Big Baby (64% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but plied with a soft haze. It is not as lofty as the original yarn and has more drape.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 75m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Toft Chunky Alpaca (64% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but plied with a soft haze. It is not as lofty as the original yarn and has more drape.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 200g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.65 balls of this.
Chateau (64% match)
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but chained. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and may have more drape.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (70%) and Bamboo Viscose (30%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 89m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.84 balls of this.
Lala Berlin Softness (64% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Nylon (40%), Wool (40%) and Mohair (20%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.68 balls of this.
Dazzle (62% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (76%), Metallic (15%) and Wool (9%)
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This yarn has much less drape. If your pattern has been designed to hang loosely without clinging to the body, this yarn is probably not suitable.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 85g / 107m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.70 balls of this.
Snuggle (62% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but plied. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and will have more drape.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (55%), Acrylic (30%) and Wool (15%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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Although the warmth, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 95m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.79 balls of this.
Recycled Silk (62% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but nubby / tweedy. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and may have more drape.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Silk (100%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 137m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.55 balls of this.
Cosy (61% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The warmth and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (50%) and Acrylic (50%)
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This yarn has much less drape. If your pattern has been designed to hang loosely without clinging to the body, this yarn is probably not suitable.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 85m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.88 balls of this.
Tundra (61% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but 2 plies. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and will have more drape.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (60%), Merino Wool (30%) and Silk (10%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.68 balls of this.
MountainTop Chalet (61% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but chained. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and may have more drape.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (70%) and Bamboo Viscose (30%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
Lanalpaco (60% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
Good news!
The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (55%), Cotton (35%) and Merino Wool (10%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.68 balls of this.