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Samoa (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Heavy Worsted
Texture: S on S plied
Fiber: Cotton (50%),
Microfiber (50%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
Gauge: 16 sts / 10cm (4") and 24 rows
Balls: 50g; 95m (104 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Iron (cool)
Styles: Solid colors

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Presto (90% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 65m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.46 balls of this.
Hushabye (90% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Acrylic (50%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 190m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Sun City (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Acrylic (50%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 97m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.98 balls of this.
Pantino (84% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.06 balls of this.
Amami (84% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Acrylic (50%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 85m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.12 balls of this.
Avalon (83% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Acrylic (50%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is crepe / cable-plied rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.59 balls of this.
Authentic Chunky (83% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.63 balls of this.
Monet (82% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (52%), Acrylic (40%) and Nylon (8%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 55m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.73 balls of this.
Jeans Plus (82% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (55%) and Acrylic (45%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.59 balls of this.
Cotton Rich Aran (82% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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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 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 0.48 balls of this.
Jeanie Denim Look (81% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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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 gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 210m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.45 balls of this.
Tara (80% match)
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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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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: Cotton (72%) and Microfiber (28%)
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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 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
Grand Elise (80% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied with a loose twist 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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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.59 balls of this.
King Cotton (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (55%) and Cotton (45%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 65m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.46 balls of this.
Denim Days (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 196m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Alabama (80% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Acrylic (50%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 105m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.90 balls of this.
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Jeannee Worsted (79% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (51%) and Acrylic (49%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 101m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Urban (79% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (87%) and Cotton (13%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 185m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
Aviso (79% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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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 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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 68m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.40 balls of this.
Marmo (79% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Acrylic (50%)
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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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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.59 balls of this.
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Elba (79% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Acrylic (50%)
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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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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.19 balls of this.
Punto (78% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (55%) and Acrylic (45%)
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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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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.06 balls of this.