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Ruska

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Single ply
Fiber: Acrylic (70%),
Superwash Wool (30%)
Needles: 7mm ( US) (2 UK)
Gauge: 13 sts / 10cm (4") and 20 rows
Balls: 50g; 72m (79 yds)
Styles: Self-striping marls

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Classic Shades Frenzy (97% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%) and Wool (30%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 145m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
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Ronja (96% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (65%) and Superwash Wool (35%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Riot Chunky (92% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.54 balls of this.
Kathmandu (91% 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 (70%) and Wool (30%)
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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 / 145m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
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Passion (91% 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 (70%) and Wool (30%)
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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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 146m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.49 balls of this.
Linie 359 Fano (90% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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: Superwash Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
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This yarn comes in 150g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.30 balls of this.
Artist (89% 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 (65%) and Wool (35%)
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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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 151m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
myboshi No 1 (88% 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 (70%) and Merino Wool (30%)
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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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 55m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.31 balls of this.
Aura (88% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Wool (20%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 138m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.52 balls of this.
Lumo (88% match) $$$$$
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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 (78%) and Superwash Wool (22%)
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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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 268m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.27 balls of this.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than single ply. 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 larger 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 / 139m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.52 balls of this.
Lion's Pride Woolspun (87% 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: Acrylic (80%) and Wool (20%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than single ply. 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 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 0.62 balls of this.
Chromatic Chunky (87% 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 (85%) and Superwash Wool (15%)
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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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.45 balls of this.
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Heads Up (86% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 97m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.74 balls of this.
Pacific Chunky (86% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (60%) and Merino Superwash Wool (40%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.65 balls of this.
Life Chunky (86% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Superwash Wool (25%)
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 148m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.49 balls of this.
Mighty Stitch Bulky (86% match) $$$$$
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 124m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.58 balls of this.
Sweet Briar Chunky (86% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%) and Wool (30%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Roving (86% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Wool (20%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.65 balls of this.
Sempione (86% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (55%), Acrylic (35%) and Alpaca (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 62m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.16 balls of this.
Norway (86% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Wool (20%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.72 balls of this.
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Encore Chunky (85% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Superwash Wool (25%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 131m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.55 balls of this.
Joker (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (57%) and Wool (43%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.80 balls of this.
Venice Chunky (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (54%), Wool (30%), Nylon (9%) and Alpaca (7%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.80 balls of this.
Chunky With Wool (85% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. 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.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 145m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.