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Whopper Cotton

Weight: Super Bulky / Super Chunky
Texture: S on S plied
Fiber: Cotton (50%),
Acrylic (50%)
Needles: 8mm (11 US) (0 UK)
12mm (17 US) ( UK)
Gauge: 11 sts / 10cm (4") and 16 rows
Hook: 8 - 12mm
Balls: 100g; 66m (72 yds)
Care: Machine wash (40C), Iron (cool)
Styles: Solid colors

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Phil Matelot (90% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (55%) and Acrylic (45%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 40m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.65 balls of this.
Boston Sun (88% match) $$$$$
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.66 balls of this.
Soft Cotton Chunky (83% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (55%) and Cotton (45%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 70m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Simply Casual (80% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 109m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.61 balls of this.
DROPS Peak (80% match) $$$$$
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%) and Superwash Wool (30%)
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Essentials Big (79% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The drape, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 48m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.38 balls of this.
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.66 balls of this.
Meike (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The drape, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 65m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.02 balls of this.
Iced (77% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (68%), Wool (29%) and Polyester (3%)
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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 100g / 77m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.86 balls of this.
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This yarn comes in 142g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.58 balls of this.
Woolike Chunky (76% match)
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Meribel (76% match)
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Wool (20%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 82m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.80 balls of this.
Hanko (76% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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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 100g / 104m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.63 balls of this.
Kelo (75% match)
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Big Wheel (74% match)
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Polar (74% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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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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Husky (74% match)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 96m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.69 balls of this.
Merino Super Big Mix (74% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The drape, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Wool (50%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
Rugby (74% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, drape, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 200g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.33 balls of this.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is 2 plies rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, drape, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.66 balls of this.
Acrylic Super Bulky (74% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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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 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.66 balls of this.
Karuselli (74% 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 rather than S-on-S plied. 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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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, drape, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.66 balls of this.