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Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Chained
Fiber: Merino Wool (52%),
Nylon (48%)
Needles: 6mm (10 US) (4 UK)
Gauge: 14 sts / 10cm (4") and 19 rows
Balls: 50g; 110m (120 yds)
Care: Hand wash, Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Self-striping (gradient)
© Katia

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Canoe (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (62%), Nylon (22%) and Alpaca (16%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 87m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.26 balls of this.
Fashion Alpaca Dream (84% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (64%), Alpaca (30%) and Nylon (6%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
Phoebe (83% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape and elasticity of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (94%) and Nylon (6%)
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This yarn is less durable. The finished fabric may not stand up well to wear and tear. With regular use you may get holes in socks and the elbow area of long-sleeved tops for example.
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This yarn comes in 40g / 96m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.15 balls of this.
Concept Catena Merino (83% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape and elasticity of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (94%) and Nylon (6%)
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This yarn is less durable. The finished fabric may not stand up well to wear and tear. With regular use you may get holes in socks and the elbow area of long-sleeved tops for example.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
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Super Color (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (64%), Alpaca (30%) and Nylon (6%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.46 balls of this.
Topas (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (41%), Acrylic (32%), Nylon (18%) and Alpaca (9%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Alta Moda Super Baby Stella (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (60%), Alpaca (25%), Nylon (10%) and Metallic (5%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Colorato Nodo (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (90%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Alta Moda Cashmere (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (80%) and Cashmere (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.22 balls of this.
Alta Moda Cashmere 16 (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape and elasticity of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (78%), Cashmere (12%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn is less durable. The finished fabric may not stand up well to wear and tear. With regular use you may get holes in socks and the elbow area of long-sleeved tops for example.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Tweed Deluxe (78% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (54%), Wool (32%) and Nylon (14%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.38 balls of this.
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Vickie Howell Woolpaca Chunky (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (80%) and Baby Alpaca (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Lakeland Chunky (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (72%), Wool (18%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.55 balls of this.
Seasons (76% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (76%), Wool (14%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.46 balls of this.
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Colorato (74% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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Biggo (73% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 101m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
Silk Wool (73% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (64%), Silk (27%) and Nylon (9%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
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Bohème (72% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (52%), Acrylic (34%) and Nylon (14%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.20 balls of this.
Softspun Chunky (72% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is blown / fiber-filled net rather than chained, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Nylon (53%), Superwash Wool (24%) and Acrylic (23%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.88 balls of this.
Aava (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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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: Acrylic (72%), Superwash Wool (18%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 198m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.56 balls of this.