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Silk Cotton

Weight: DK
Texture: Chained
Fiber: Cotton (50%),
Silk (50%)
Needles: 3.5mm (4 US) ( UK)
4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 22 sts / 10cm (4") and 31 rows
Balls: 50g; 130m (142 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Solid colors
© Katia

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Summer Silk (90% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 50g / 220m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.59 balls of this.
Calista (83% match) $$$$$
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Softyak DK (83% match)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Rain (82% match)
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Doppio (82% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Nylon (40%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Setanova (79% match)
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365 Seta (78% match) $$$$$
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Linarte (78% match) $$$$$
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Viscose (40%), Cotton (30%), Linen (20%) and Nylon (10%)
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Lunis (77% match)
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Majestra (77% match) $$$$$
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Avenue (77% match) $$$$$
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Driftone (76% match)
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Satin Cotton (76% match) $$$$$
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Maya (76% match) $$$$$
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Stella (76% match) $$$$$
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Kreo (75% match) $$$$$
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Cotton Silk DK (75% match) $$$$$
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Stellina (75% match) $$$$$
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365 Cotone (75% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.