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Drifter DK

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Drifter DK For Baby
Weight: DK
Texture: S on S plied
Fiber: Acrylic (69%),
Cotton (25%),
Wool (6%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 22 sts / 10cm (4") and 28 rows
Balls: 100g; 300m (328 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Do not iron, Tumble dry (low)
Styles: Self-striping
Price: $$$$$

Suggested substitutes

Rio (92% 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 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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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 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Creative Sport DK (91% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Acrylic (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 290m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.03 balls of this.
Cotton On (91% match) $$$$$
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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, 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: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 144m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.08 balls of this.
Weekend DK (90% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Cotton (25%)
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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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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 100g / 245m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.22 balls of this.
Harmony DK (90% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (78%) and Cotton (22%)
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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.
Information
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 100g / 260m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.15 balls of this.
Crofter DK (89% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (60%), Cotton (25%) and Superwash Wool (15%)
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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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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 / 168m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.79 balls of this.
Calico (89% 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.
Good news!
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: Cotton (50%) and Acrylic (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 244m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.23 balls of this.
Authentic DK (89% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 242m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.24 balls of this.
Vickie Howell Cotton-ish (88% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (55%) and Acrylic (45%)
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This yarn comes in 70g / 248m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.21 balls of this.
Sarasota (87% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 287m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.05 balls of this.
Isaac Mizrahi Craft Beauty (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.
Cherish DK (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.
Baby So Soft DK (87% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.
Isaac Mizrahi Craft Little Red (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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This yarn comes in 85g / 212m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.42 balls of this.
Superlana Klasik (87% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Superwash Wool (25%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 281m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.07 balls of this.
Fairground DK (87% match) $$$$$
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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, 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: Acrylic (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 232m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.29 balls of this.
Cotton Blend (86% 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.
Good news!
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: Cotton (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 132m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.27 balls of this.
Botanica (86% match)
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (78%) and Cotton (22%)
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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.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 260m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.15 balls of this.
Jumbo (86% match)
Good news!
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 (80%) and Wool (20%)
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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 / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.
Love It (86% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
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: Acrylic (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 220m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.36 balls of this.
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DK With Wool (86% match) $$$$$
Good news!
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.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Wool (25%)
Information
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 / 295m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.02 balls of this.