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Microspun (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Sport
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Microfiber (100%)
Needles: 3.25mm (3 US) (10 UK)
3.5mm (4 US) ( UK)
Gauge: 24 sts / 10cm (4") and 32 rows
Hook: 5mm
Balls: 70g; 154m (168 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Tumble dry, Do not iron
Styles: Solid colors

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Micro (91% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 145m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.06 balls of this.
Batik (91% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 260m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.59 balls of this.
Brava Sport (89% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.62 balls of this.
Sport 2000 (89% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.16 balls of this.
Baby Care DK (88% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 290m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.53 balls of this.
Bonny Babe DK (87% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
Sportimo (87% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
DK (87% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
8-ply Acrylic (87% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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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 has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 310m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Double Knitting Yarn (87% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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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 has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 320m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Uptown Baby Sport (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 330m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.47 balls of this.
North Shore (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.77 balls of this.
Fashion Soft (86% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 141g / 352m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.44 balls of this.
Uptown DK (86% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.62 balls of this.
Dora (86% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.62 balls of this.
Premium Acrylic DK (86% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, 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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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.62 balls of this.
Linie 99 Baby Soft (86% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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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 has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 185m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
Super Preis (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, 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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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.16 balls of this.
Maxi-Quick 400 (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, 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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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 400g / 1066m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.14 balls of this.
Hit (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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The warmth, 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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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.14 balls of this.
Bonbons Metallic (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Acrylic (96%) and Metallic (4%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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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 has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 10.g / 35m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 4.40 balls of this.
Vanna's Glamour (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Acrylic (96%) and Polyester (4%)
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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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 has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 185m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.