Search
GGH

Majestra

Final twist Z-plied

Weight: DK
Texture: Crepe / Cable-plied
Fiber: Silk (55%),
Cotton (45%)
Needles: 3mm ( US) (11 UK)
3.5mm (4 US) ( UK)
Gauge: 23 sts / 10cm (4") and 32 rows
Balls: 50g; 150m (164 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

Suggested substitutes

Setanova (89% match)
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Silk (60%) and Cotton (40%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-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.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Pima Cotton & Silk DK (81% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (83%) and Silk (17%)
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
Information
The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 299m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Tonos Pima Silk (81% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-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.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (83%) and Silk (17%)
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
Information
The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 299m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Silk (45%), Cotton (40%) and Nylon (15%)
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
This yarn comes in 115g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 3.00 balls of this.
© Designer Yarns
LB Collection Silk (79% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-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.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Silk (100%)
Information
This yarn has more drape. The finished fabric may stretch with gravity and any shaping designed to allow a garment to pull in and hug the body may not be as effective.
Information
The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Cotton Silk DK (79% match) $$$$$
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is 2 plies rather than crepe / cable-plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (75%) and Silk (25%)
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.
Basics HP Number 31 (79% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.32 balls of this.
Malabar DK (79% match) $$$$$
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (78%) and Silk (22%)
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 272m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.55 balls of this.
Perla (79% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than crepe / cable-plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%), Alpaca (25%) and Silk (15%)
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.30 balls of this.
Seta Tweed (78% match)
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Silk (75%) and Cotton (25%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 25g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.50 balls of this.
Cerro (78% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
Good news!
The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (85%) and Alpaca (15%)
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 137m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
MountainTop Canyon (78% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
Good news!
The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (85%) and Alpaca (15%)
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 137m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
Modern Cotton DK (77% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than crepe / cable-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.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Rayon (40%)
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 306m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.49 balls of this.
© Berroco, Inc
Silk Cotton (77% match)
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Silk (50%)
Information
The texture of this yarn is chained rather than crepe / cable-plied. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look. Textured patterns such as moss/seed stitch, cables and lace show up best with smooth yarns.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.15 balls of this.
© Katia
Fiore (77% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Bamboo Viscose (40%), Cotton (35%) and Linen (25%)
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Cotton Classic Lite (77% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.11 balls of this.
CoBaSi DK (77% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-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.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (55%), Bamboo Viscose (16%), Elastic (21%) and Silk (8%)
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
Information
The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 128m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.17 balls of this.
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (55%) and Viscose (45%)
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 224m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.67 balls of this.
Silky Merino (76% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is single ply rather than crepe / cable-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.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Silk (51%) and Merino Wool (49%)
Information
The warmth, drape and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 137m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
© Malabrigo Yarn
Flaxen (76% match)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-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.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Silk (65%) and Linen (35%)
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 251m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.60 balls of this.
Elisir (76% match)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-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.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (44%), Linen (39%) and Silk (17%)
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.25 balls of this.
Milk & Honey (76% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-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.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (70%) and Milk Protein (30%)
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.15 balls of this.