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Kagayaki

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Nubby / Tweedy
Fiber: Wool (40%),
Cotton (24%),
Viscose (18%),
Silk (18%)
Needles: 5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
Gauge: 14-16 sts / 10cm (4")
Hook: 5mm
Balls: 100g; 199m (218 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Self-striping (gradient)
© Knitting Fever

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Tessin (80% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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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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 (43%), Acrylic (35%) and Cotton (22%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 101m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.97 balls of this.
Kilana (79% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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: Wool (60%), Viscose (20%) and Nylon (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 85m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.34 balls of this.
Tibet Wool/Silk (79% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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: Wool (60%) and Silk (40%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.24 balls of this.
Felted Tweed Aran (77% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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 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 (50%), Rayon (25%) and Alpaca (25%)
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 87m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.29 balls of this.
Homestead Tweed (76% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (90%) and Viscose (10%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 174m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.14 balls of this.
Melilla (74% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Silk (45%), Merino Wool (35%) and Nylon (20%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 201m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.99 balls of this.
Allagash (74% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (60%), Viscose (20%) and Nylon (20%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Taconic (74% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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 non-superwash wool.
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The drape of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (70%) and Cashmere (30%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn is less durable. The finished fabric may not stand up well to wear and tear. With regular use you may get holes in socks and the elbow area of long-sleeved tops for example.
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.75 balls of this.
Arranmore (74% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The drape 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: Merino Wool (80%), Cashmere (10%) and Tussah Silk (10%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn is less durable. The finished fabric may not stand up well to wear and tear. With regular use you may get holes in socks and the elbow area of long-sleeved tops for example.
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.24 balls of this.
Soft Tweed (74% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The 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: Wool (100%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than 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 comes in 50g / 99m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.01 balls of this.
Tangier (73% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Silk (50%), Cotton (16%), Rayon (17%) and Acrylic (17%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Merino Tweed (73% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The warmth, drape and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (51%), Acrylic (43%) and Viscose (6%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.49 balls of this.
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Inca Tweed (73% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (50%), Alpaca (30%), Acrylic (14%) and Rayon (6%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.42 balls of this.
Shetlands 2-ply (72% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 113g / 192m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Tivoli (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (60%) and Silk (40%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.99 balls of this.
Fashion Highland Tweed (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The warmth, drape, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%), Wool (27%) and Viscose (3%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.99 balls of this.
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
Good news!
The durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.49 balls of this.
Tweedy (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The 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.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn will feel warmer to wear than 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 comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.24 balls of this.
Harrap Tweed Chunky (71% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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: Nylon (40%), Superwash Wool (30%), Acrylic (24%) and Viscose (6%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 168m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.18 balls of this.
Hemp Tweed Chunky (71% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (75%) and Hemp (25%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.81 balls of this.
Shetland Chunky Tweeds (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Wool (25%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 85g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.75 balls of this.
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City Tweed Aran / HW (70% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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 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 Wool (55%), Alpaca (25%), Rayon (20%) and Acrylic (0%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.33 balls of this.