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Weight: Aran
Texture: Blown / Fiber-filled net
Fiber: Wool (51%),
Nylon (49%)
Needles: 5.5mm (9 US) (5 UK)
Gauge: 18 sts / 10cm (4") and 25 rows
Balls: 50g; 140m (153 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Semi-solid colors
Price: $$$$$
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Phil Flanelle (85% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (80%) and Nylon (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 138m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
Phil Nuage (new 2016) (85% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (72%) and Nylon (28%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 148m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
Moonshine (84% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Nylon (73%), Mohair (10%), Wool (9%) and Metallic (8%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 123m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.14 balls of this.
Soffili Yak (83% match)
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (27%), Alpaca (25%), Nylon (32%) and Yak (16%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.85 balls of this.
Zara Kid (79% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.12 balls of this.
Ragazza Voi (77% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Nylon (33%), Wool (32%), Alpaca (20%) and Polyester (15%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.70 balls of this.
Stellina (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (40%), Viscose (35%) and Nylon (25%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.88 balls of this.
Tahoe (75% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Nylon (32%), Wool (27%), Alpaca (25%) and Yak (16%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 164m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.85 balls of this.
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Scala (75% match)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Oyster (75% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Nylon (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 290m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
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Relikt (72% match) $$$$$
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Tara Tweed (72% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 50g / 112m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.25 balls of this.
Softspun Chunky (72% match) $$$$$
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DROPS Air (71% match) $$$$$
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Fumato (71% match)
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Eroica (71% match)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.23 balls of this.
Apr├Ęs Ski (71% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 180m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.78 balls of this.
Danube Aran (70% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 109m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.28 balls of this.
Kid Classic (70% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Stratus (70% match)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 129m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
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Aire Valley Aran (70% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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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: Superwash Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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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 / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.70 balls of this.