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3 Cento

Weight: Fingering / 4-ply
Texture: Single ply
Fiber: Superwash Wool (53%),
Acrylic (47%)
Needles: 3mm ( US) (11 UK)
4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 27 sts / 10cm (4") and 32 rows
Balls: 50g; 300m (328 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Self-striping (gradient)
Price: $$$$$

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Baby Azteca (89% match)
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Crossbred Brazilii (85% match)
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Lambswool (85% match) $$$$$
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LanaGold Fine (83% match)
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Mirage - Мираж (82% match) $$$$$
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Azzurra (82% match) $$$$$
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Noella (81% match)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.50 balls of this.
Diploma Gold 4-ply (80% match)
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Austral (79% match)
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Eyre Light (79% match)
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Invicta (79% match) $$$$$
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Life 4-ply (79% match) $$$$$
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Panache DK (79% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 312m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Magic Fine (79% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Superwash Wool (50%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Mille Colori Socks & Lace (79% match) $$$$$
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