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Weight: Sport
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Alpaca (50%),
Tencel (50%)
Needles: 3.75mm (5 US) (9 UK)
4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
Gauge: 24-28 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 113g; 229m (250 yds)

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Paddington 6-ply (79% match)
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Alpaca Silk (79% match)
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DROPS Baby Alpaca Silk (78% match) $$$$$
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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Canopy Worsted (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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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Inca Alpakka (77% match)
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The 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: Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 175m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.31 balls of this.
Alpaga (77% match)
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Pure Thin Alpaca (77% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The 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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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 191m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.
Fin (77% match)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.39 balls of this.
Alpaca Silk (77% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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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This yarn comes in 50g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.39 balls of this.
Andean Treasure (76% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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Alpakka (76% match) $$$$$
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Blend Bamboo (76% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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Galileo (75% match) $$$$$
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Linaza (75% match) $$$$$
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Brisa (75% match)
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Bio Bamboo Solid (74% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, 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: Alpaca (60%) and Superwash Wool (40%)
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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 / 166m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.38 balls of this.
Alpakka (74% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The 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: Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 166m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.38 balls of this.