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Vivara

Weight: Aran
Texture: Nubby / Tweedy
Fiber: Viscose (81%),
Linen (19%)
Needles: 4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
Gauge: 18 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 94m (103 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Tumble dry (low)
Styles: Semi-solid colors

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Cotton Rayon Seed (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: Rayon (68%) and Cotton (32%)
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This yarn comes in 227g / 434m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.22 balls of this.
Concept Silk Viscose (78% 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%) and Viscose (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.85 balls of this.
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Oceania (77% 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, 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: Linen (58%), Viscose (26%) and Cotton (16%)
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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 / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.63 balls of this.
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Banana Silk Yarn (74% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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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 does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Banana Viscose (100%)
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This yarn comes in 200g / 137m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.69 balls of this.
Bali Sky (73% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Viscose (100%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 135g / 137m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.69 balls of this.
Hint of Silk (73% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Bamboo Viscose (85%) and Silk (15%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 85g / 119m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.79 balls of this.
Llamalini (72% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Llama (40%), Silk (35%) and Linen (25%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 99m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
Essentials Linen Blend Aran (70% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Viscose (45%), Cotton (40%) and Linen (15%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Marrakesch (70% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Viscose (68%) and Polyester (32%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.82 balls of this.
Tangier (69% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Silk (50%), Acrylic (17%), Rayon (17%) and Cotton (16%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.47 balls of this.
Alumco (68% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied with a loose twist rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Viscose (50%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 196m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Aruba (68% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (80%) and Linen (20%)
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This yarn has much less drape. If your pattern has been designed to hang loosely without clinging to the body, this yarn is probably not suitable.
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This yarn has much less luster. The finished fabric will have a matt appearance rather than a surface sheen.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 89m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.06 balls of this.
Bonnie's Bamboo (68% match)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Bamboo Viscose (100%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 183m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
Allagash (68% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (60%), Nylon (20%) and Viscose (20%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn has much more elasticity/resiliency. Using stitch patterns such as ribbing with this yarn will cause the fabric to pull in, reducing the width of the fabric in that section. The original yarn is also likely to have more drape.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.47 balls of this.
Tokonatsu (67% match) $$$$$
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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: Cotton (40%), Silk (30%) and Viscose (30%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.75 balls of this.
Eden Print (67% match)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. 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: Bamboo Viscose (100%)
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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 / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Eden Solid (67% match)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. 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: Bamboo Viscose (100%)
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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 / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Soft Twist Rayon (67% match)
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This yarn is single ply wrapped with fine thread rather than nubby / tweedy, 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: Rayon (100%)
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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 226g / 480m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.20 balls of this.
Tuscan Tweed (66% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The 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: Wool (65%), Viscose (25%) and Mohair (10%)
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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 / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.85 balls of this.
Bamboo (66% match)
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This yarn is chained rather than nubby / tweedy, 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: Bamboo Viscose (100%)
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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 / 229m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.41 balls of this.