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Grosso

Weight: Jumbo / Arm knitting
Texture: Single ply wrapped with fine thread
Fiber: Wool (100%)
Needles: 25mm (50 US) ( UK)
Gauge: 4 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 200g; 28m (31 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors

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Mega (79% match)
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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 fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (100%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 800g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.24 balls of this.
Fat Bubba (74% match) $$$$$
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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 fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Blue Faced Leicester Wool (100%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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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 warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 250g / 75m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.37 balls of this.
LB Collection Wool (71% match)
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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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 almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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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 200g / 20.m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.40 balls of this.
Phil XL (69% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is the same weight category (Jumbo / Arm knitting).
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (97%) and Elastic (3%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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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 250g / 25m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.12 balls of this.
Young (68% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (100%)
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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 gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match 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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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 45m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.62 balls of this.
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity 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: Acrylic (75%), Nylon (9%), Wool (7%), Viscose (6%) and Angora (3%)
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This yarn comes in 25g / 5.m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 5.60 balls of this.
Quickie (60% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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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 smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (74%), Wool (22%) and Nylon (4%)
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This yarn comes in 85g / 20.m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.40 balls of this.
Nordic Spirit Aurora (60% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 30m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
Mondo (58% match)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superfine Alpaca (50%) and Wool (50%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 400g / 53m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.53 balls of this.
Oxford (56% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (100%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 300g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.31 balls of this.
Boutique Irresistible (53% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (90%) and Wool (10%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 283g / 28m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Super Quick Alpaca (50% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is chained rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread, so the finished item will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Alpaca (50%)
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The warmth, drape, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 200g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.56 balls of this.
Mixology (48% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 127g / 59m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.47 balls of this.
Gorgeous (45% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (51%) and Acrylic (49%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.56 balls of this.
Kiille (44% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is the same weight category (Jumbo / Arm knitting).
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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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: Acrylic (79%), Superwash Wool (20%) and Metallic (1%)
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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 150g / 45m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.62 balls of this.