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Ragazza Twist

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Single ply wrapped with fine thread
Fiber: Superwash Wool (78%),
Nylon (22%)
Needles: 6mm (10 US) (4 UK)
Gauge: 13 sts / 10cm (4") and 20 rows
Balls: 50g; 100m (109 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Self-striping (gradient)
Price: $$$$$

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Essex (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 89m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.12 balls of this.
Murano Fun (76% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.42 balls of this.
Prism (76% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (70%) and Cotton (30%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.88 balls of this.
Royal Tweed (75% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 101m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.99 balls of this.
Superwash Soft (75% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (80%) and Nylon (20%)
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Fidelia (73% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (98%) and Nylon (2%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 63m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.59 balls of this.
Fashion Artisan (72% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (66%), Superwash Wool (30%) and Nylon (4%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.11 balls of this.
Canoe (72% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is chained rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread, so the finished item will have a different look.
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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 (62%), Nylon (22%) and Alpaca (16%)
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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 / 87m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.15 balls of this.
Alfa Glitter (72% match)
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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 superwash wool.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (90%), Mohair (6%), Acrylic (3%) and Metallic (1%)
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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 / 59m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.69 balls of this.
Alfa (71% match)
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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 superwash wool.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (85%) and Mohair (15%)
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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 / 59m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.69 balls of this.
Tuscan Aire (71% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (90%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn is fuzzy chain rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread, so the finished item will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 149m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.67 balls of this.
Chroma Bulky (71% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (70%) and Nylon (30%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 116m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.86 balls of this.
Quarry (71% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread, so the finished item will have a different look.
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This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Targhee-Columbia Wool (100%)
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The warmth, drape, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 182m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.55 balls of this.
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Tipico (71% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Flow (70% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is blown / fiber-filled net rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (45%), Cotton (33%) and Nylon (22%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
Linie 208 Nature Wool (70% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.63 balls of this.
Targhee Bulky (70% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Targhee Wool (100%)
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The warmth, drape, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 250g / 422m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.24 balls of this.
Marionet (70% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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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: Superwash Wool (100%)
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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 / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.11 balls of this.
Romano Chunky (70% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (25%), Nylon (62%) and Polyester (13%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 60m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.67 balls of this.
Stout (70% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread, so the finished item will have a different look.
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This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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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 200g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.33 balls of this.
Vickie Howell Woolpaca Chunky (69% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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This yarn is chained rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (80%) and Baby Alpaca (20%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
Cordillère (69% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is crepe / cable-plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (80%) and Alpaca (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 160g / 136m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.74 balls of this.