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Lustra (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Aran
Texture: Single ply
Fiber: Wool (50%),
Tencel (50%)
Needles: 4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
Gauge: 18 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 100g; 180m (197 yds)
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

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Lion & Lamb (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Silk (50%) and Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 187m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Art (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (79%) and Bamboo Viscose (21%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 173m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Danube Aran (83% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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: Nylon (40%), Wool (30%) and Viscose (30%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 109m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.65 balls of this.
Silk Dream (83% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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: Silk (50%) and Merino Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.
Aran Silky Merino (83% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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: Silk (50%) and Merino Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 183m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.98 balls of this.
In Silk (82% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (75%) and Silk (25%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.90 balls of this.
Trenzar (82% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied with a loose twist rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (35%), Tencel (30%), Alpaca (23%) and Acrylic (12%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.13 balls of this.
Pitturissimo (82% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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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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 Viscose (25%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.
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Codex (82% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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: Silk (52%) and Blue Faced Leicester Wool (48%)
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This yarn comes in 113g / 214m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.84 balls of this.
Catnip (82% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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: Silk (50%) and Merino Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 70g / 142m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.27 balls of this.
Roxanne's Mohair (81% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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 (50%) and Mohair (50%)
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This yarn comes in 113g / 183m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.98 balls of this.
Stained Glazz (81% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, 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: Wool (51%) and Acrylic (49%)
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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 / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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: Silk (50%) and Merino Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.
Boreal (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 99m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.82 balls of this.
Poems (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.80 balls of this.
Aire Valley Aran (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.90 balls of this.
Scrumptious DK (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (55%) and Silk (45%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 220m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.82 balls of this.
Incawool (80% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.13 balls of this.
Millefiori (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (50%) and Acrylic (50%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.06 balls of this.
Valhalla (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (100%)
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This yarn is much softer. The finer the individual fibers in a yarn,the softer it feels. Fine fibers feel wonderful, but may not stand up
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This yarn comes in 100g / 182m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.99 balls of this.
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (85%) and Mohair (15%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 113g / 174m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.03 balls of this.
Lamb's Pride Worsted (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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.
Good news!
The warmth, 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: Wool (85%) and Mohair (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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This yarn comes in 113g / 173m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.