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Chainette Aire

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Chained
Fiber: Wool (49%),
Viscose (48%),
Nylon (3%)
Needles: 7.5mm ( US) (1 UK)
Gauge: 13 sts / 10cm (4") and 19 rows
Balls: 50g; 60m (66 yds)
Care: Hand wash, Do not tumble dry, Do not iron
Styles: Solid colors

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Delgada (76% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (57%) and Viscose (43%)
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This yarn is fuzzy chain rather than chained, so the finished item will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.55 balls of this.
Canoe (75% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (62%), Nylon (22%) and Alpaca (16%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 87m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.69 balls of this.
Topas (75% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The elasticity, durability and softness 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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (41%), Alpaca (9%), Nylon (18%) and Acrylic (32%)
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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 / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.52 balls of this.
Palace (74% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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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 less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter 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: Baby Alpaca (55%) and Viscose (45%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 98m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.61 balls of this.
Bohème (74% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (52%), Acrylic (34%) and Nylon (14%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.
Chateau (73% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (70%) and Bamboo Viscose (30%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 89m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.67 balls of this.
Vickie Howell Woolpaca Chunky (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (80%) and Baby Alpaca (20%)
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This yarn is much softer. The finer the individual fibers in a yarn,the softer it feels. Fine fibers feel wonderful, but may not stand up
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.55 balls of this.
Riga (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.75 balls of this.
Fashion Alpaca Dream (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (64%), Alpaca (30%) and Nylon (6%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Linea Pura Cashsilk (70% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Nylon (40%), Bamboo Viscose (30%), Cashmere (15%) and Silk (15%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 75m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.80 balls of this.
Paloma Tweed (70% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (50%), Merino Wool (30%), Acrylic (14%) and Viscose (6%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn is much softer. The finer the individual fibers in a yarn,the softer it feels. Fine fibers feel wonderful, but may not stand up
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This yarn comes in 50g / 65m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
Ragazza Piu Color (70% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (48%), Viscose (47%) and Nylon (5%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.60 balls of this.
Alta Moda Cashmere (70% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (80%) and Cashmere (20%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.67 balls of this.
Paloma (70% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The drape and elasticity of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (60%) and Merino Wool (40%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn is less durable. The finished fabric may not stand up well to wear and tear. With regular use you may get holes in socks and the elbow area of long-sleeved tops for example.
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This yarn is much softer. The finer the individual fibers in a yarn,the softer it feels. Fine fibers feel wonderful, but may not stand up
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This yarn comes in 50g / 65m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
MountainTop Chalet (70% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (70%) and Bamboo Viscose (30%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.67 balls of this.
Danube Bulky (69% match) $$$$$
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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 single ply rather than chained. 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: Nylon (40%), Wool (30%) and Viscose (30%)
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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 / 74m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.81 balls of this.
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Tweed Deluxe (69% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The 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: Alpaca (54%), Wool (32%) and Nylon (14%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.75 balls of this.
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Gamma (69% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness 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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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 (52%) and Nylon (48%)
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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 / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.55 balls of this.
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Mousse (68% 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 non-superwash wool.
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than chained. 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: Wool (70%) and Soy (30%)
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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 / 60m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Super Color (68% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (64%), Alpaca (30%) and Nylon (6%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.25 balls of this.
Aava (68% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also chained.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (72%), Superwash Wool (18%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 198m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.30 balls of this.
Phoebe (67% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
Good news!
The 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.
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: Merino Wool (94%) and Nylon (6%)
Information
This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
Information
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 is much softer. The finer the individual fibers in a yarn,the softer it feels. Fine fibers feel wonderful, but may not stand up
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This yarn comes in 40g / 96m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.63 balls of this.