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Almeria

Weight: Aran
Texture: Plied with a soft haze
Fiber: Merino Wool (50%),
Superfine Alpaca (30%),
Silk (20%)
Needles: 4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
5.5mm (9 US) (5 UK)
Gauge: 18 sts / 10cm (4") and 26 rows
Balls: 50g; 100m (109 yds)
Care: Hand wash, Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

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Extra (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (55%) and Merino Wool (45%)
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This yarn comes in 150g / 199m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Alpaca Lana D'Oro (86% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (50%) and Alpaca (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Carezza (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (30%), Silk (30%), Merino Wool (25%) and Rayon (15%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.71 balls of this.
Alpaca Merino Blend (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (50%) and Merino Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 260m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.38 balls of this.
Ascot (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (57%), Viscose (25%) and Alpaca (18%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (80%) and Merino Wool (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 83m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.
Carpe Diem (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (70%) and Alpaca (30%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.11 balls of this.
Bohemia Worsted (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Polwarth Wool (45%), Alpaca (45%) and Possum (10%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
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Class (81% match)
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (80%) and Angora (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 124m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.81 balls of this.
Warmi (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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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: Baby Alpaca (70%) and Merino Wool (30%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.67 balls of this.
Angelic 5-ply (79% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (75%) and Angora (25%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.80 balls of this.
© Sunday Knits
Kid Classic (79% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity 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: Wool (70%), Mohair (22%) and Nylon (8%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.71 balls of this.
Bergamo (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (75%) and Alpaca (25%)
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This yarn comes in 25g / 65m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.54 balls of this.
Principessa (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Angora (40%), Merino Wool (37%), Alpaca (14%) and Nylon (9%)
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This yarn comes in 25g / 62m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.61 balls of this.
Ultra Alpaca (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Peruvian Highland Wool (50%) and Superfine Alpaca (50%)
Zara Kid (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (51%), Nylon (39%) and Mohair (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.80 balls of this.
Elegance DK (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, 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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Corriedale Wool (80%) and Alpaca (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 / 109m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
Merino Yak (77% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (70%), Alpaca (15%) and Yak (15%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.88 balls of this.
Peru (77% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (50%), Merino Wool (30%) and Silk (20%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 227g / 457m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.22 balls of this.
Alpaca Worsted (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Uñan (77% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Alpaca (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
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Linie 352 Corby (76% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity 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: Superwash Wool (45%), Acrylic (45%) and Alpaca (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.87 balls of this.