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Fair Cotton

Organic cotton, GOTS certified

Weight: Fingering / 4-ply
Texture: S on S plied
Fiber: Organic Cotton (100%)
Needles: 2.5mm ( US) ( UK)
3.5mm (4 US) ( UK)
Gauge: 27 sts / 10cm (4") and 34 rows
Balls: 50g; 155m (170 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Solid colors
© Katia

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Natura Just Cotton (96% match) $$$$$
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Summer Lace (92% match) $$$$$
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Bianca (91% match)
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M&K Eco Baby Bomull (91% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.97 balls of this.
Alba (91% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied with a loose twist rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.97 balls of this.
Cotton 4-ply (91% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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Pandora (91% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Cotton Cashmere (90% match)
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Mandarin Petit (90% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 178m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.87 balls of this.
Alicante (90% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 180m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.86 balls of this.
Bio Bimbo (90% match) $$$$$
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Terra (90% match) $$$$$
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Bio Bimbo (90% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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Bio Sesia 5 (89% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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DROPS Safran (88% match) $$$$$
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Sombre (88% match)
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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Cotton 8 (88% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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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 50g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
Cotton 8 (88% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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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 50g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
Baby-Bomull (88% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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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 50g / 171m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
Regal 4-ply Cotton (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 similar. This yarn contains: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
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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 contains mercerized cotton, so it will be shinier and produce clearer stitch definition.
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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.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Summerlite 4-ply (87% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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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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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 50g / 175m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.89 balls of this.
Begonia (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: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
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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 contains mercerized cotton, so it will be shinier and produce clearer stitch definition.
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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.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 169m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
Algarve (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: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
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Bimbo (87% match)
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Bella (87% 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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Egypto Cotton (87% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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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 50g / 180m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.86 balls of this.
Bella Batik Design (87% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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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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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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