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Alpaca Worsted

Weight: Aran
Texture: Plied with a soft haze
Fiber: Alpaca (100%)
Needles: 5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
Gauge: 18-19 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 100m (109 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors, Heathers
Price: $$$$$
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Herriot (94% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (100%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Eco Alpaca (93% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Mojito (93% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.75 balls of this.
Inca Alpaca (90% match) $$$$$
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superfine Alpaca (100%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Pure Alpaca (89% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 201m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
DROPS Puna (88% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (80%) and Merino Wool (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 83m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.
Sunderland (86% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 99m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
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Alpaca Pure (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (100%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 99m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
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Baby Alpaca DK (85% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 50g / 101m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.99 balls of this.
Toft Aran Alpaca (84% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.87 balls of this.
Baby Alpaca (83% match) $$$$$
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Royal 1 (82% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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Worsted (82% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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Vanitas DK (82% match) $$$$$
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Swizzle (82% match)
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Alpaca Lana D'Oro (81% match) $$$$$
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Alpaca Bulky (81% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 166m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.60 balls of this.
Herriot Great (81% match) $$$$$
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Paca de Seda (80% match)
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Uñan (80% 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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