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Calista

Weight: DK
Texture: Chained
Fiber: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
Needles: 3.75mm (5 US) (9 UK)
5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
Gauge: 20-24 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 129m (141 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

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Rain (98% match)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 123m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.05 balls of this.
Driftone (92% match)
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Satin Cotton (92% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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Kreo (86% match) $$$$$
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Softyak DK (86% match)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Mille Fili (84% match)
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Neve (84% match) $$$$$
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Giza Cotton DK (84% match) $$$$$
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Mariposa (84% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.03 balls of this.
Silk Cotton (83% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Silk (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.99 balls of this.
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Sfumato (83% match) $$$$$
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365 Cotone (82% match) $$$$$
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Maya (82% match) $$$$$
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Supreme Luxury Cotton DK (81% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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Nuovo Jaipur (81% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.29 balls of this.
Provence (81% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 93m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.39 balls of this.