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Moonshine Chunky

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Single ply
Fiber: Wool (40%),
Alpaca (40%),
Silk (20%)
Needles: 5.5mm (9 US) (5 UK)
8mm (11 US) (0 UK)
Gauge: 12-15 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 100g; 100m (109 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Semi-solid colors
Price: $$$$$
© Knitting Fever

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Lala Berlin Cosy (87% match) $$$$$
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Merinos Alpaga (84% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (40%) and Merino Wool (60%)
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Nazca (83% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 50g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.
Tundra (83% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (60%), Merino Wool (30%) and Silk (10%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
Rabat (83% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (50%), Acrylic (30%) and Silk (20%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Ultra Alpaca Chunky (80% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (50%) and Peruvian Highland Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
Poems Chunky (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Aspire (80% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (80%) and Alpaca (20%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.71 balls of this.
Savanna (79% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (43%), Linen (23%), Wool (19%) and Nylon (15%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.25 balls of this.
Linea Pura Fauna (79% match)
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Alpaka Queen (79% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Arlington (79% match) $$$$$
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Cadena (78% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 101m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.99 balls of this.
Caleido (78% match) $$$$$
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Softest Merino Wool (78% match)
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Silkroad Ultra (78% match) $$$$$
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Alpine Wool (78% match)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (77%), Acrylic (15%) and Rayon (8%)
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Sempione (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (55%), Acrylic (35%) and Alpaca (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 62m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.61 balls of this.
Linie 231 Filz-Wolle (78% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, 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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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 / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.
Natur Uld (77% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, 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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This yarn comes in 100g / 101m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.99 balls of this.
Pole (77% match)
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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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (65%) and Alpaca (35%)
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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 / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Sulka (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (60%), Alpaca (20%) and Silk (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.