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Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: 2 plies
Fiber: Acrylic (61%),
Nylon (24%),
Superwash Wool (15%)
Needles: 7mm ( US) (2 UK)
8mm (11 US) (0 UK)
Gauge: 14 sts / 10cm (4") and 18 rows
Hook: 7 - 8mm
Balls: 100g; 130m (142 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Do not iron, Do not tumble dry
Styles: Solid colors, Marls

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Cotswold Chunky (92% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Babsi (90% match)
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This yarn comes in 200g / 320m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.41 balls of this.
Phil Looping (90% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 163m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.80 balls of this.
Chunky with Merino (90% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.87 balls of this.
Julia (89% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.76 balls of this.
Marble Chunky Glamour (88% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (99%) and Metallic (1%)
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This yarn comes in 200g / 270m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Baby Blossom Chunky (87% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 155m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.84 balls of this.
Baby Chunky (87% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%) and Nylon (30%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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Encore Chunky (87% match) $$$$$
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 131m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.99 balls of this.
Highlander Chunky (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.87 balls of this.
Riot Chunky (86% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.98 balls of this.
Corona Chunky (86% match)
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Chunky With Wool (86% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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Aura (86% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 138m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Cozy Soft Chunky (86% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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Harlequin Chunky (86% match) $$$$$
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Comfort Chunky (85% match)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 137m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
Life Chunky (85% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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Chromatic Chunky (85% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (85%) and Superwash Wool (15%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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Vintage Chunky (85% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%), Superwash Wool (40%) and Nylon (10%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.08 balls of this.
Little Darlings Soft (85% match)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 95m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.37 balls of this.
Mosaic Super Chunky (85% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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